Meeting with the community of SMK University of Applied Sciences

On 21 November 2023, Dr Birutė Liekė, an employee of the Office, gave a seminar on international trends in artificial intelligence (AI) in the area of academic ethics. She overviewed the concepts related to artificial intelligence, introduced the UNESCO Guidance for generative AI in education and research, and presented the regulation of the use of generative AI in education. In addition, Dr Birutė Liekė introduced the Final Report of the Commission’s Expert Group on AI and Data in Education and Training as well as Ethics Guidelines for Trustworthy AI. The academic community was interested in whether the guidelines related to the ethical use of AI are going to be published and explored the effectiveness of bans on certain AI technologies.

Around 30 members of the academic community attended the seminar.