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November 14 - 18, 2022: Sidney D'Mello, Principal Investigator of iSAT, presents "From Autonomy to Synergy: Envisioning Next Generation Human-AI Partnerships" at the University of Memphis.

Nov. 30, 2022

As part of the University of Memphis Computer Science Department’s Colloquium Series, iSAT’s Sidney D’Mello presented "From Autonomy to Synergy: Envisioning Next Generation Human-AI Partnerships" and met with collaborators at the University of Memphis.

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November 7 - 11, 2022: Welcome to iSAT, Gabe Rodriguez!

iSAT welcomes Gabe Rodriguez—our new videographer—to the team! Gabe is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Cognitive Science; Cinema and Media Studies; and Philosophy (oh, my!) at the University of Chicago. He’ll help our team develop videos to share out our awesome research on our upcoming YouTube channel and website...

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October 31 - November 4, 2022: iSAT to Hold Workshop at the 13th International Learning Analytics and Knowledge Conference in March

Nov. 2, 2022

This workshop, Collaborative Analytics, will bring together a diverse group of researchers who are working with student collaboration data and developing collaborative analytics. Participants will have the opportunity to share their methodology as well as learn about other approaches that may come from different perspectives of collaborative analytics. In a...

Dr. Barbara Di Eugenio

October 24 – 28, 2022: iSAT Welcomes special guest speaker Dr. Barbara Di Eugenio, Professor for the Department of Computer Sciences and head of the NLP Lab at the University of Illinois Chicago

Dr. Barbara Di Eugenio will be giving a talk on October 28 for iSAT and the Institute of Cognitive Science (ICS) as part of the ICS Colloquium series . Her talk titled “Knowledge Co-Construction and Initiative in Peer Learning for introductory Computer Science” will discuss her team’s findings on knowledge...

Dr. Carolyn Rosé

October 17 - 21, 2022: iSAT welcomes special guest speaker Dr. Carolyn Rosé, Professor of Language Technologies and Human-Computer Interaction in the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University

Oct. 17, 2022

Dr. Carolyn Rosé will be giving a talk to iSAT and the Institute of Cognitive Sciences on Friday, October 21 titled: A Layered Model of Learning during Collaborative Software Development: Programs, Programming, and Programmers Collaborative software development, whether synchronous or asynchronous, is a creative, integrative process in which something new...

Blueprint AI Bill of Rights

October 3 - 7, 2022: Blueprint for an AI Bill of Rights

Oct. 5, 2022

iSAT’s mission is to develop an AI Partner that will help create equitable and engaging learning experiences for all students. But as much as we believe in a world where AI can be extremely useful, we also share the broader concerns related to this science, such as privacy infringement, workplace...

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September 26 - 30, 2022: iSAT AI Partner Design Convergence

Sept. 30, 2022

iSAT AI Partner Design Convergence - iSAT’s in-person faculty meeting - took place Monday and Tuesday (Sept. 26 & 27) in Boulder, Colorado. Faculty and postdocs gathered for two days of engaging, designing, working, and learning together. It was a chance to reflect on the current status of the AI...

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September 19-23, 2022: Peter Foltz Presents at EDTECH WEEK 2022!

Sept. 20, 2022

Peter Foltz, Executive Director of iSAT, presents AI for Education: Advancements and Risks in a Changing Environment on Tuesday Sept. 20th at 3pm ET as part of EDTECH WEEK 2022! Visit for the full schedule. EDTECH WEEK brings together educators, leaders and innovators at the cutting edge of education...

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September 12-16, 2022: Congratulations to the Trainee Grant Winners!

Sept. 12, 2022

iSAT recently finished reviewing the entries for the 3 rd cycle of the iSAT Trainee Grant Program. Congratulations to these three who were awarded trainee grants! Taehyun Kim and Su-Yeon Choi - University of Illinois "Enabling Automatic Speaker Identification Using Direction of Arrival" Mariah Bradford - Colorado State University "Collecting...

iSAT Newsletter

August 29 - September 2, 2022: iSAT's Summer Newsletter is out!

Sept. 1, 2022

It’s been a busy summer for the iSAT team! From developing the first version of our AI Partner and presenting at International Conferences, to leading Professional Learning for teachers on our new Games Unit and Sensor Immersion, you can read all about what’s been going on here .