– March 28, 2022 –
CEST´s researcher Vera Queiroz interviewed Dr. Sam Saarinen about AI and Education and the future after COVID.
Dr. Saarinen is an Artificial Intelligence researcher and founder of Edapt Technologies. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Brown University, where his dissertation focused on applications of machine learning to educational assessment. His company now provides consulting and APIs for specialized education data analytics. His current work is focused on three critical problems: personalized instruction and curriculum; optimal content review and practice; and adaptive assessment. (S)am is also the author of the book Education: The Next Hundred Years, and was an invited speaker at the 1st Conference in the Middle East on AI in Higher Education.