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CLAI opening seminar

CLAI invites to its opening seminar on September 20th at Aarhus University, where the theme is the state-of-the-art of Large Language Models.

Info about event


Wednesday 20 September 2023,  at 14:10 - 18:00


Kasernen, Langelandsgade 139 "Store Sal"


Center for Language Generation and AI

The Center for Language Generation and AI (CLAI) officially opens on September 20th. We look forward to advancing this research field and providing an umbrella for research across various disciplines, from cognitive science and linguistics to aesthetics and media studies.

  • 14.10 Mads Rosendahl Thomsen and Rebekah Baglini: Welcome and introduction
  • 14.3Morten H. Christiansen (Cornell University and Aarhus University): “Generative Artificial Intelligence: Challenges and Opportunities for Education
  • 15.2Break
  • 15.3Kristoffer Laigaard Nielbo (Center for Humanities Computing Aarhus): “Reflections on a Danish Foundation Model
  • 16.00 Luciano Floridi (Yale University): "Large Language Models: ethical and conceptual challenges"
  • 16.45 Reception
  • 18.00 End of seminar

Morten H. Christiansen and Luciano Floridi will be presenting via zoom.


The event is in-person only, and takes place at Kasernen, Langelandsgade 139, 8000 Aarhus, building 1585 ("Store Sal"), with a reception at the same venue.

Please register for the full event or for the reception only (tick the box), using the link: https://events.au.dk/openingclai

Save the date for our opening and keep an eye on our homepage for further details.