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EADTU launches Task Force on Artificial Intelligence in education

EADTU’s staff exchange programme on Artificial Intelligence in teaching and learning on the 29th of March at UOC in Barcelona has led to the establishment of a new EADTU Task Force on Artificial Intelligence (TF-AI).

This TF-AI will explore state of the art research in AI and the development of a reference model for institutional strategies on artificial intelligence. Experts represented in the TF-AI are coming from Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC), Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia (UNED), Open University UK, Open University of the Netherlands, Universidade Aberta (UAb) Portugal, KU-Leuven and Warsaw University of Technology. 

First meeting of the full TF-AI in education will take place at UNED, 11-12 June 2019, to launch targets and working plan related to:

-research and innovation within and outside the EADTU membership on artificial intelligence in education;
-new developments in the field of artificial intelligence in education;
-institutional strategies for artificial intelligence, including examples from practice;
-ethical risks and bias;
-(supportive) policy agenda’s.