Dr. Kobi Gal, seminar speaker, presented “Supporting Online Group Work”
Dr. Kobi Gal from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev has been working to support citizen science by using intelligent intervention to encourage continued participation. Galaxy Zoo is an astronomy project that enlists the public to help classify large numbers of galaxies. To motivate continued participation in the largest galaxy census ever, Dr. Gal has looked into ways to incentivize people to interact with these citizen science efforts for longer.
AI for Social Good book series
Artificial Intelligence and Social Work is available now (use code MTAMBE2018 for 20% off)! Pre-order Artificial Intelligence and Conservation, with a publication date of March 2019 (use code FANG2019 for 20% off).
USC CAIS + MSR Workshop
Microsoft Research team members from India, Redmond, and New York joined USC CAIS on December 4th for a collaborative workshop.
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