Ohio State among select schools to launch curriculum with IBM Watson

Story excerpt provided by The Ohio State University College of Engineering.

IBM is partnering with the Ohio State University and six other top technology universities to launch cognitive computing courses that give students unprecedented access to one of the company’s most prized innovations: Watson.

For the first time, enrollment is now open for fall 2014 cognitive computing courses at Ohio State, Carnegie Mellon University, New York University (NYU), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), University of California Berkeley, University of Michigan and University of Texas – Austin.

IBM’s Watson is a cognitive technology that processes information more like a human than a computer—by understanding natural language, generating hypotheses based on evidence and learning as it goes.

Click here to read the complete article.

Originally published May 7, 2014.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: