Monday, November 26, 2012

Sebastian Thrun wins Smithsonian American Ingenuity Award in Education for Udacity work!

We were honored to hear that Sebastian has won the inaugural Smithsonian Ingenuity Award in Education for Udacity! Here's a short intro video from the announcement:


As one of nine winners, we're honored to be in the company of such folks as Esperanza Spalding, Elon Musk, Benh Zeitlin, Bryan Stevenson, Pardis Sabeti, Jim Anderson, Anne Kelly Knowles, and high school sophomore, Jack Andraka (amazing!).

The full article, How Artificial Intelligence Can Change Higher Education, can be found here.