Full course description

Dr. Goldgar will first introduce the topic of artificial intelligence and cognitive technologies, briefly touching on its history and challenges. He will then explain Watson cognitive technologies. Dr. Goldgar will close by describing IBM efforts using Watson to bring various tools and solutions to various industries, and in particular, to education. 

Dr. Richard Goldgar is the Program Executive for IBM Watson Education, a new IBM Business Unit dedicated to bringing Watson cognitive technologies to education.In this role, Dr. Goldgar works closely with school districts and universities around the world to help define and bring Watson based technologies to all levels of the  education community. Dr. Goldgar recently collaborated with universities in the US, Canada, and Europe to define solutions that help students and staff increase retention and student success.  

One attendee will win an iPad!