ETF suggests 3 podcasts on AI revolution on education and work

May 10, 2024

PODCAST provided by the European Training Foundation (ETF)

Find here below 3 podcasts episodes shared by our strategic partner ETF: the 1st one with CTO of Microsoft on AI revolution in education, the 2nd on AI impact on teachers with Fabio Nascimbeni, and 3rd one about the future of work and platform work, selected from the “Skills Factory” Podcast 

Episode 36 – AI revolution: the end of education as we know it?

In the 36th episode, we dive into the revolutionary role of artificial intelligence on education. With our expert speakers, Serena Sacks-Mandel, Chief Technology Officer for Education at Microsoft, and Pilvi Torsti, Director of the European Training Foundation, we share insights on AI biases, regulation challenges, and the changing role of teachers in the AI era. We discuss the delicate balance between embracing AI innovation and implementing responsible regulations to ensure its ethical use.

Discover how educational institutions, like New York City public schools, have moved from complete ban of ChatGPT in the school environment to harnessing the power of AI in the classroom.

The conversation touches on the global implications of AI regulation, the digital divide, and the critical role educators play in preparing students for the future.

Episode 32 – Impact of Artificial Intelligence on teachers: A blessing or a curse?

In this episode we discuss the impact of generative artificial intelligence on education system overall and on teachers. We specifically discuss following question:

  • How fare will the job of a teacher change in the future?
  • What are the risks and opportunities of AI tools in education?
  • How can we ensure that the access to generative Artificial Intelligence tools is equally available for people living in developing countries?
  • Do policy makers really understand the urgency of adapting education systems to the rapid changes brought by AI?

Don’t miss this though provoking conversation with Guy Levi, expert in innovative pedagogies from Israel, and Fabio Nascimbeni from European Training Foundation

Episode 31 – Platform Work and Artificial Intelligence

In this episode, the discussion revolves around the artificial intelligence (AI) and its potential impact on the labour market and education. We delve into various aspects, including societal fears towards AI in different countries, the historical context of automation in Japan, the potential for AI to address labor shortages, and the future of unpaid household work.

The conversation also explores the individual perspective, offering advice on employability in the age of AI-dominated recruitment processes.

Don’t miss this insightful conversation with Vili Lehdonvirta from Oxford University and the author of the book “Cloud Empires: How digital platforms are overtaking the state and how we can regain control” and Iwona Ganko from European Training Foundation.



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