We use the UMBC group umbc-ai to share news about AI research, events, and opportunities at UMBC. UMBC faculty, staff, and students can join the group to receive email messages. Anyone can view past news on the group or on the AI.UMBC.EDU website. Below are short summaries of recent messages from the UMBC AI Center.



UMBC faculty participate in NIH ethical AI workshop

Focus on ethical and transparent AI in biomedical research

UMBC faculty Karuna Joshi (IS) and Ansu Chatterjee (Math & Statistics) were invited to participate in the  NIH's Office on Data Science Strategy (ODSS) workshop on ethical and transparent...

Posted: February 2, 2024, 11:24 AM

FDC session: Academic Integrity in the Era of AI, 12-1 2/14

Revisit best practices given the rise of generative AI tools

The UMBC Faculty Development Center will hold a one hour online session on Encouraging Academic Integrity in the Era of AI vis WebEx from 12-1 pm on February 14, 2024. While fostering and...

Posted: February 1, 2024, 6:09 PM

Talk: Visual Concept Learning Beyond Appearances, 3:30pm 2/8

Modernizing a couple of classic ideas

PPR Distinguished Speaker Visual Concept Learning Beyond Appearances: Modernizing a Couple of Classic Ideas Dr. Yezhou Yang Arizona State University 3:30-4:45 pm ET, Thur. Feb. 8, 2024...

Posted: January 31, 2024, 2:22 PM

New Center for Applied AI at UMBC Training Centers

Its curated courses & micro-courses invite you to unravel AI

  UMBC Training Centers established a new Center for Applied AI as a dedicated hub for advancing skills and fostering innovation in the ever-changing field of Artificial Intelligence. It will...

Posted: January 30, 2024, 10:41 AM

Graduate student sought for NLP/Speech project

Opportunity for an hourly research position

Dr. Shimei Pan from the Information Systems department is looking for a graduate student to work on an NLP and spoken language processing project. This position will start immediately and last for...

Posted: January 27, 2024, 9:59 AM

UMBC CARTA Center for data analytics research

NSF continues funding the IUCRC for five years

UMBC's Center for Accelerated Real Time Analytics (CARTA) team will advance its work in investigating data analytics using next-generation computing hardware with the launch of the next phase of...

Posted: January 26, 2024, 11:20 AM

Talk: Towards Democratizing AI, 12-1 Tue 1/30, ITE 325b

Scaling & Learning (Fair) Graph Representations

Towards Democratizing AI: Scaling & Learning (Fair) Graph Representations in an Implementation Agnostic Fashion 12-1 pm ET, Tue. 30 January 2024, ITE 325b Srinivasan Parthasarathy, Ohio...

Posted: January 19, 2024, 5:22 PM

Incorporating Generative AI into Learning Experiences

A virtual showcase on Friday, 26 April 2024 via Zoom

Colleagues from across Maryland Higher Education institutions are invited to save the date for this virtual showcase, which will take place on Friday, April 26, 2024 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00...

Posted: January 17, 2024, 9:24 AM

Search & Taxonomy Summer Internship, Idaho National Lab

Help change the world's energy future

Idaho National Laboratory is seeking an undergraduate or graduate student studying in a Library Science, Computer Science, or Information Science program. Candidates should have interest in...

Posted: January 15, 2024, 9:53 AM

Free online AI Ignite program, apply by January 22

Online program prepares you to apply for AI internships

AI4ALL Ignite offers a groundbreaking opportunity for undergraduate students interested in artificial intelligence. This no-cost, virtual AI career accelerator program is designed to prepare...

Posted: January 10, 2024, 9:25 AM