Agnė Paulauskaitė-Tarasevičienė – Head of the KTU Artificial Intelligence Centre and Professor at the KTU Faculty of Informatics. She is currently actively involved in highlighting the importance of artificial intelligence (AI) in business, curricula, public education programs, and social media.
In 2019, A. Paulauskaitė-Tarasevičienė chaired a working group on the presentation of recommendations for the strengthening of AI in studies and later on the development of a strategy for the integration of AI into studies. An associate professor at KTU and her team have developed a mass open online course in artificial intelligence (MAIK) in a virtual learning environment. In addition, A. Paulauskaitė-Tarasevičienė led the preparation of the first artificial intelligence study program in Lithuania “Artificial Intelligence” (4 years, 1st cycle), which was successfully launched in September 2020.
A. Paulauskaitė-Tarasevičienė is one of the four Lithuanian scientists participating in the process of providing and evaluating the ethics and recommendations of UNESCO artificial intelligence. For 10 years she has been a research and study mentor, co-author, and reviewer of scientific publications from international publishers. The associate professor has participated in various research projects on the topic of artificial intelligence as a researcher and as a supervisor. Areas of research include machine learning algorithms, image processing technologies, AI ethics, intelligent management systems, and the Internet of Things.