Institute for Advanced Learning Technologies

AI in Education Mini-Symposium

Date: Tuesday, May 17, 2022
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Location: Institute for Advanced Learning Technologies & Norman Hall Conference Center

About the Event

The 2022 University of Florida AI in Education mini-symposium will bring together AI visionaries, researchers, educators, administrators and industry representatives to discuss the trends and issues in AI in education. Using a variety of session formats the mini symposium will engage these stakeholders in important and timely discussions of the novel applications of AI in education, ethics of AI in education, human-AI interaction and collaboration.


8:45 – 9:15AM   Coffee/pastries, networking

9:15 – 9:30AM  Welcome and AI in Education Updates from UF Leadership (Dr. David Reed, Associate Provost for Strategic Initiatives and Director of UF’s Artificial Intelligence Academic Initiative Center)

9:30  – 10:00AM Spark Talks: PIs discuss their projects and the funding agencies supporting their work (Dr. Nancy Ruzycki, FL Dept. of Education; Dr. Anthony Botelho, Schmidt Futures; Dr. Maya Israel, NSF ITEST)

10:00 – 10:15AM Coffee break

10:15 – 11:00AM  Poster/demo session

11:00 – 12:00PM   AI in Education Panel (via Zoom) moderated by Dr. Corinne Huggins-Manley. Panelists include Dr. Nia Dowell, Dr. James Lester, and Dr. Kate Moore, MIT.

12:00 – 1:00PM   Lunch and networking

1:00 – 1:30PM   AI in education course intro and course showcase

1:30 – 2:30PM   Thematic breakouts:

  • AI for Decision Making in Education (analytics, IoT etc)
  • AI for Designing Adaptive Learning Experiences and Curricula
  • AI Education (What and how we should teach)
  • Ethics and Fairness in AI for Education


Norman Hall, Institute for Advanced Learning Technologies Conference Center

1221 SW 5th Ave, Gainesville, FL 32601

May 17th, 2022
9 AM – 2:30 PM

Institute for Advanced Learning Technologies | University of Florida