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Learnosity announces major AI investment and workforce expansion in Dublin

June 25th 2024

Dublin-based edtech leader Learnosity has today announced the launch of its new AI Labs initiative, aimed at driving world-leading innovation in the education technology space. This ambitious project will see Learnosity, who provide industry-leading assessment technology across a range of high-stakes industries, create over 20 new, high-value, R&D job roles for the next generation of data scientists, product managers, prompt engineers and full stack software engineers focused on operationalising the...

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AI in Assessment: ChatGPT One year on, an interview with eAA Chief Executive Patrick Coates

November 22nd 2023

On 30th November 2022, Open AI launched Chat GPT, a large language model-based chatbot. With a reported 100m users within weeks, others rushed to follow and launch their own versions. The potential of these advances in technology to change the way we work for ever, both positively and negatively, made it headline news. As we come to the first anniversary of the launch of ChatGPT, Patrick Coates, Chief Executive Officer...

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Automated Question Generation by Generative AI

August 7th 2023

A blog by Swarup Chatterjee, Technology Head - TCS iON AI and Machine Learning In today's ever-evolving education landscape, creating potent questions and delivering engaging assessments are very important. Fortunately, educators can now leverage automated authoring, a cutting-edge approach that harnesses the capabilities of generative AI to generate questions for learning experiences and assessments. Automated authoring revolutionizes question generation through item banks and text analysis techniques. The system thus offers...

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Skynet or Wall-E? The implications of Generative AI for exam security

July 18th 2023

Back in 2021, AI was going to be our constructive ally in assessment, supporting us with topics such as ID verification, content creation and auto-marking. So, what’s changed? In this blog, Paul Muir, Chief Strategy and Partnership Officer At Surpass Assessment, explores the threats and mitigations in AI ahead of the upcoming ATP Security Committee White Paper on Security Implications of AI.

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ChatGPT-4 and the role of Artificial Intelligence in the examinations sector

July 10th 2023

Does the advent of AI large language models like ChatGPT point to a shift towards in-test-centre models as a preferred method of delivering high-stakes professional exams? What does this mean for how far we can trust remotely invigilated exams?

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