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AI in tourism

The video explores the application of AI currently being used in the tourism industry. The applications include tourist advisory through users’ suggestions, face recognition, chatbots, and robots. Discussion Where can …

Artificial neural network (ANN)

You may ask yourself why this network is called an artificial neural network? It is called that because the building block for it (the perceptron) looks like/mimics the neurons in …

Areas of machine learning

Machine learning can be categorized into three areas according to the type of learning: Supervised Unsupervised Reinforcement Learning This video covers these areas. In supervised learning, the dataset contains the …

What is AI: Thoughts about AI

This video will provide you with more knowledge to be able to differentiate between what is AI and what is not AI. The discussion will start to answer the question …

What is AI: History

The generally agreed to be the first work on AI​ was in 1943 by Warren McCulloch and Walter Pitts, when they combines three concepts​: The three concepts: The function of …

Let’s try a chatbot

Now it’s time for you to try out artificial intelligence with the chatbot “Cleverbot”. Ask a question to the chatbot and reflect on the response. After that, feel free to …

AI as a technology in a box

The AI can interact with the human in a form of a black, transparent, or white box. Let us dive deeper and get more information about these different forms. Discussion. …

Summary of Week 1

During this week, students: Were introduced to artificial intelligence Looked at definitions of AI and the use of machine learning Learned about levels of AI intelligence and quantification Got an …

Quantify intelligence

This video will cover how to quantify the intelligence of a machine, and different factors that are being taken into consideration to do the measurement. Generally, it is a difficult …

Levels of Intelligence

It is not an easy task to know whether the provided AI is strong or weak. This video will furnish you with more details about the differences between the two …

What is Machine Learning?

This video explains what machine learning (ML) is and provides a high-level introduction to the ML process and the data that can be used in ML. We will take you …

The ethics of AI – Fear

A lot of human concerns are related to the applications of AI. These concerns might lead to ask the following questions. Will AI lead to people losing their jobs? What …

The ethics of AI – Failure

Interesting real-life AI failures scenarios in ethics from big IT giants were shared in the above video. AI failures lead to critical issues in different aspects. These examples will help …

Introduction to Week 2

Welcome to the second week of the MOOC, An Introduction to Artificial Intelligence for the Tourism Industry. This week, students will learn about the components or sub-areas that fall under …