Artificial Intelligence and Society
Dates: October 5-26, 2021
Meets: Tues. from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Bozeman, MT - Hope Lutheran Church
Enrollment requires a 2021 - 2022 OLLI at MSU Membership
|OLLI Member||$ 50.00|
Bozeman, MT - Hope Lutheran Church2152 Graf St Bozeman, MT 59718
John SheppardJohn Sheppard is a Norm Asbjornson College of Engineering Distinguished Professor of Computer Science at Montana State University. He holds a Ph.D. in computer science from Johns Hopkins University and performs research in probabilistic graphical models, deep learning, evolutionary and swarm-based algorithms, distributed optimization, and applications to system-level test, diagnosis and predict health. In 2007, he was elected as an IEEE Fellow "for contributions to system-level diagnosis and prognosis."
|10/05/2021||Tuesday||3 PM to 5 PM||Bozeman, MT - Hope Lutheran Church|
|10/12/2021||Tuesday||3 PM to 5 PM||Bozeman, MT - Hope Lutheran Church|
|10/19/2021||Tuesday||3 PM to 5 PM||Bozeman, MT - Hope Lutheran Church|
|10/26/2021||Tuesday||3 PM to 5 PM||Bozeman, MT - Hope Lutheran Church|
- Define and recognize the main types of AI systems based on the history of AI and the current state-of-the-art.
- Weigh the costs and benefits of employing AI technologies in various sectors, including defense, finance, health care, e-commerce, travel, etc.
- Evaluate the impact of AI systems on our society by considering the intersection of technology and ethics, especially as it responds to societal needs.
- Explore and consider some of the philosophical implications of developing AI systems, such as the likelihood of a "singularity" occurring.
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Academic Technology and Outreach
Montana State University
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Bozeman, MT 59717-3860
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