Ideas That Matter Events

Ideas that Matter: Artificial Intelligence 2024-25

Events for Artificial Intelligence

Fall 2024

AI and Pedagogy Faculty Roundtable, Friday Sept 20, 2:30 PM

  • David Levy (Philosophy), Cassie VanStolk (Psychology), Peter Kalenda (Education), Lytton Smith (English), Michael Restivo (Sociology)
  • All are welcome. Target audience is those entering the teaching profession and faculty
  • Reception to follow

Keynote address (Tentative): Paul Fain, author of The Job, by Work Shift, and new podcast, The Cusp

As soon as [A]I write: a structured learning experience in poetry and AI with Dr. Lytton Smith

Dance Dance Revolution and Beat Saber -using AI to build step charts; a structured learning experience with David Warden

AI: The Good, The Bad, and The Human

  • A Panel Discussion sponsored by the Philosophy Department
  • Participants (tentative): Jonathan Auyer (Philosophy), Mark Rider (Entrepreneurship), Reece Torres (Sociology), Sedar Ngoma (Math), Tara Sweet (Neuroscience), Jeff Peterson (Chemistry)

Ideas that Matter popup AI Events:

  • Mock Trial Club
  • Iris Magazine
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Spring 2025 

  • Submit YOUR ideas at GREAT Day, or in the linked survey
  • Keynote address in Neuroscience or Physics
  • Structured learning experience in AI Image Generation
  • Dan DeZarn
  • Alumni panel on AI changing the workplace
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