Linda Liukas (Workshop)

The Future of Communication: How Will AI Transform the Way We Communicate?

Machine Learning and AI are big buzzwords. What should a communications professional know about it? How do humans and machines work and create together? A In this fun, fast-paced, hands-on workshop you’ll get to experience what modern AI is and make sense of the possibilities it offers for your profession.

Key takeaways

  • Learn – through real-world examples – what AI and machine learning are.
  • Understand the vocabulary: what machine learning, big data, neural networks and deep learning actually are.
  • Identify innovative ideas and sketch solutions of the AI applications from object recognition to language translation.
  • Discuss the legal and ethical issues that need to be considered when implementing AI
  • Map a learning path on how to introduce the topics of ML/AI at your profession.
What I Do

Drawing on her 10 years of experience teaching total beginners programming and explaining technology Linda will teach a chapter 0 on AI – help you survey the landscape broadly; to give you a sense of what’s possible; and help you think about how you might use AI as a part of educating the next generation of technology users and creators.

Honors:

 

  • DIA Gold. Biggest Design Award in China, 1M RMB 2017
  • Thinkers 20: The Brightest Business Minds of Northern Europe 2016
  • 50 most inspiring women in technology in Europe 2015
  • The Young Speaker of the Year in Finland
  • Finland State Award for Children’s Culture 2014
  • 30 under 30 in Northern Europe 2014
  • Ruby Hero 2013