Are you excited about Duke NextEd Festival 2018 events happening in October but not able to attend? This year Duke Learning Innovation will be livestreaming several NextEd events. Just go to Learning Innovation’s Facebook page at the time of the event to watch.
You can also watch recordings of these events after the fact on Facebook or our YouTube channel.
Humanities and STEM at Duke: A Conversation on Teaching and Learning
October 2 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
A panel on how to better integrate the sciences and the humanities featuring Pamela L. Jennings, Professor and Head of the Department of Art + Design, North Carolina State University; Paul L. Bendich, Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Mathematics, Duke University; and Priscilla Wald, R. Florence Brinkley Professor of English, Duke University.
AI and Humanity: Ethical Impact and Challenges
October 10 @ 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
A panel with Vincent Conitzer, Kimberly J. Jenkins University Professor of New Technologies and Professor of Computer Science, Professor of Economics, and Professor of Philosophy at Duke University; Justin Sherman, VP and Co-Founder of Ethical Tech; and Daniel Kokotajlo, Ph.D. Student, Philosophy, UNC and researcher with AI Impacts.
AI and the Future of Work: A Discussion
October 11 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Experts and local companies will discuss how workforce needs and skills are shifting as new technologies emerge. Learn more about how automation, artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies are shaping today’s, and tomorrow’s, workforce.
Tim Renick: Eliminating Achievement Gaps Through Data and Analytics
October 19 @ 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Georgia State U raised its six-year graduation rate from 32 percent in 2003 to more than 54 percent in 2017. Tim Renick of Georgia State comes to Duke University to tell us how they did it.
Study Abroad as Service Learning: Supporting Refugee Learners in Berlin
October 23 @ 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM
A discussion of how a new Duke global education program in Berlin combined academic study and an internship with an NGO to explore the topic of migration and refugees in Berlin.