Open Innovation Leveraging IBM Watson
General Catalog Course Title:
Open Innovation Leveraging IBM Watson
Terms Offered:
Fall 2014
Course Thread: 
Human-Centered Design
Instructor: 
Darwin, Soloman
Instructor: 
Wroblewski, Donald

 The objective of the course is to offer technical and business students access to the Watson Developer Cloud to learn about the technical aspects of cognitive computing, including ingesting, building and training a corpus, and then in the second half of the semester, using that information to build a cognitive app and developing a business model as a precursor to taking their ideas to market. The course is intended to help educate and empower the next generation of innovators with an opportunity to 'change the world' with their access to Watson. The students taking this course will be among the first to have hands-on access tot he cutting-edge Watson technology, enabling them to develop innovative ideas to solve the most pressing problems of industry and society. And from a skills perspective this course will further enhance the students' marketability. 

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