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Using Watson for Constructing Cognitive Assistants

  title={Using Watson for Constructing Cognitive Assistants},
  author={Ashok K. Goel and Jordan Belknap and Brian Creeden and Mithun Kumble and Shanu Salunke and Bradley Sheneman and Bryan Wiltgen},
We describe an experiment in using IBM’s Watson tool to construct cognitive assistants in a Georgia Tech Spring 2015 class on computational creativity. The project-based class used Watson to support biologically inspired design, a paradigm that uses biological systems as analogues for inventing technological systems. The students worked in small teams and developed semester-long projects that used Watson to build cognitive assistants for conducting research in support of biologically inspired… 

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