What Should AI Do For Leanirng and Understaning?


Prasad Ram (“Pram”) started Gooru as a “20% project” while at Google to develop a “GPS for Learning” – where, students seeking learn a topic are presented with a learning “route” based on their profile and they are continuously “re-routed” based on their performance. In 2011, he established Gooru as a non-profit to bring the simplicity and universal usefulness of “Google Maps” – like experience to learning. Pram is a Council Member and Chair of the Education Committee at the California Council of Science and Technology (CCST). Pram is also a Board member at Leadership Public Schools (LPS). In this talk, Prasad looks at his companies role in the AI for Learning and Understanding space.