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Duolingo: Innovation for Social Good

Duolingo-Innovation for Social Good with Luis von Ahn
Friday, September 13, 2019
4:45 pm - 5:45 pm
Luis von Ahn, Duke '00, Founder of Duolingo and reCAPTCHA
Distinguished Computer Science Alumni Lecture

Duke CS and Duke I&E are hosting Luis von Ahn, Class of 2000. The founder of reCAPTCHA and Duolingo, von Ahn is a pioneer of improving the world through technology.

Learn how von Ahn's undergrad experiences here at Duke influenced his career path and explore:
- Luis von Ahn's goals, vision, ideas, and captivating stories.
- Past, present, and future of learning and translation.
- Why undergrads might consider working at an established startup, a new startup, or not at a startup.
- How to think about what you'll do at Duolingo or elsewhere after graduating.

There will be a reception at 5:30pm after the talk in the LSRC Hall of Science.

Contact: Georgia Tse