The digital service was launched last April and is key to improving teaching and learning at Bolton College. Use the sophisticated IBM Watson conversation service to answer thousands of student questions.
You may have already been to the University, that you are studying or that you are going to go in the future. In any case, your nightmare, beyond exams and jobs, will be the virtual campus or the service portal. You’re hardly going to find a university that has a website where you can find what you are looking for. Unless you get a place in the Bolton College, there you will not find so many problems thanks to its new virtual assistant.
Virtual assistants to improve teaching
The UK study centre launched the past April a virtual assistant based on complex conversation service IBM Watson. He was baptized with the name of Append. It is an artificial intelligence that helps students looking for information on the school’s website. In addition, it has capacity for analyze searches and provide data about users.
We could say that it is a bedel online. Students of the Boston College they can ask questions about their class schedule, whether a book is available in the library, or even teachers ‘ emails. The 24 hours a day to solve doubts and make life easier for students. For now, Ada can answer up to 2,000 questions various.
“Ada has allowed us to offer a powerful digital assistant to our students. This is a innovative bet at universities in the United Kingdom. The service provides a huge range of tools for developers and an incredible interactive experience for users, ” he commented at this point Dean Baggaley, systems developer at Boston College.
Boston College virtual assistant benefits:
- It improves the teacher’s ability to do his or her work. Thanks to the artificial intelligence from this technology, teachers can deliver more personalized teaching and faster assessment to their students.
- Greater interactivity on the web from college. Access to information about the university is significantly improved. Simpler and faster.
- Free of work to the members of the university thanks to it can resolve the general queries of the students. In addition, you can also answer more personalized questions.