International Webinar on ChatGPT: Its Impact on Higher Education & Academic Libraries
Organizer: IEEE CS, DELNET, ACM & CSI
About the Webinar
- When: Thu, Mar 16, 2023 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM IST
- Free Registration
Session by Dr. Brady D. Lund, UNT, USA
Are you interested in learning about ChatGPT, the public tool developed by OpenAI, and how it may transform higher education? Join us for this informative webinar, where we will explore ChatGPT, and the underlying technology behind ChatGPT – Generative Pretrained Transformer (GPT). This webinar will discuss the benefits, challenges and potential ethics issues pertaining to GPT technology. We will discuss the many facets of higher education operations – from search and discovery, reference services, metadata creation, and content generation – as well as the ethical considerations that need to be taken into account when using this technology, including risks to privacy and bias.
This webinar is designed for academics, researchers and librarians who are interested in exploring the latest developments in artificial intelligence and their potential applications in their field. Attendees will gain a better understanding of the history and technology behind GPT, including its generative pre-trained transformer model and its ability to perform a wide range of language-based tasks. They will also learn how ChatGPT uses this technology to function as a sophisticated chatbot. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn about the exciting new developments in AI and how they can benefit your work. Join us for this informative webinar and discover how ChatGPT can help you to improve your research, teaching and service to your community.
Dr Brady Lund is an Assistant Professor of Information Science at the University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, USA. He received his Ph.D. in Information Management from Emporia State University. His research aims to understand and address important issues at the intersection of information, data, and people, and to promote ethical and responsible practices in these fields, with a particular emphasis on diversity, equity, and inclusion and international development. He has published over 100 articles, book chapters, and books related to these topics.
Contributed by: E RameshLibrarian, HITAM – HYDARABAD INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT