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Intelligent Counseling System: A 24 x 7 Academic Advisor
December 15, 2010

Key Takeaways Universities are increasingly looking into self-service systems with intelligent digital agents to supplement or replace labor-intensive services, such as academic counseling.…

Emerging Learning Technologies: The 2006 Horizon Report
January 1, 2006

The annual Horizon Report is a collaborative effort between the NMC and the ELI. Each year, the report identifies and describes six areas of emerging technology likely to have a significant i…

2006 Horizon Report
January 1, 2006

The annual Horizon Report is a collaborative effort between the New Media Consortium (NMC) and the EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative (ELI). Each year, the report identifies and describes six areas of …

Software Agents to Assist in Distance Learning Environments
January 1, 2005

Software Agents to Assist in Distance Learning Environments Software agents can act as teaching assistants for distance learning courses by monitoring and managing course activities By …

2005 Horizon Report
January 1, 2005

The 2005 Horizon Report, highlights six technologies that the underlying research suggests will become very important to higher education over the next one to five years. A central focus of th…

Conceptualizing Intelligent Agents for Teaching and Learning
January 1, 2002

Intelligent agents perform tasks for students and instructors in a dynamic, personal, and smart teaching and learning environment. Intelligent agents p…

Digital Valet, or Jeeves Goes Online
January 1, 1994

General Magic has developed a new software technology that provides the rules of the road for the information superhighway, which leads to the electronic marketplace. …

Thinking about the Future: The Application of Intelligent Agents in Student Services
January 1, 1997

An intelligent agent is software that can act independently to accomplish tasks on behalf of its user. In this paper, the author presents a scenario for the future use of intelligent agents in the …

Improving Security Event Correlation and Analysis Using Intelligent Agents
April 22, 2009 | A session at the Security 2009

Attacks on computer resources are security events that are more complex and difficult to quickly and effectively collect, analyze, and respond to. This presentation will explain how the use of inte…

Intelligent Agents Providing Automated Student Assistance
January 18, 2007 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference 2007

An intelligent agent application that automatically provides always-on assistance for Blackboard, a popular course management system, has been developed. This system is able to assist students in a…


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