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XPRIZE + Pittsburgh's AI Experts

Professor Diane Litman, director of the Intelligent System Program, is one of the featured speakers of IBM Watson AI XPRIZE, Pittsburgh on November 17, 2016.

More details on: http://bit.ly/2fVzJ62

ACM TiiS Special Issue on Interactive Visual Analysis of Human and Crowd Behaviors

Dr. Yuru Lin, ISP faculty, is one of the guest editors of a new special issue call at ACM Transactions on Interactive Intelligent Systems (TiiS)"Special Issue on Interactive Visual Analysis of Human and Crowd Behaviors."

More details can be found in the CFP.

Former ISP student quoted by CNN

Dr. Bruce M. McLaren, Associate Research Professor of Human-Computer Interaction Institute, Carnegie Mellon University and former Intelligent System Program (ISP) student has been quoted for his PhD dissertation work within ISP on a CNN article. Read more on: http://edition.cnn.com/2016/09/24/world/robot-morality-machine-ethics/index.html

ISP Student Won the Hattie Becich Award

Jeya Balaji Balasubramanian, Inteligent System Program student, got the 2016 Hattie Becich Award, the best teaching assistant award for the course 'BIOINF 2119: Probabilistic Methods in Artificial Intelligence' taught during Spring 2016 at DBMI.

IES Education Technology Grant for ISP Director

Professor Diane Litman (Director of the ISP), along with School of Education Professors Richard Correnti and Lindsay Clare Matsumura, have been awarded an Institute of Education Sciences (IES) Education Technology grant: "Response-to-Text Tasks to Assess Students' Use of Evidence and Organization in Writing: Using Natural Language Processing for Scoring Writing and Providing Feedback At-Scale." More information can be found at http://ies.ed.gov/funding/grantsearch/details.asp?ID=1847

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