AI Explorers: A Journey Into Artificial Intelligence

Eligibility Requirements

  • Rising ninth through 12th graders. 
  • Students participating in Illinois Tech online summer programs must be at least 14 years old to participate.
  • The program will take place online using the Zoom platform. In order for the program to be as interactive as possible, students are encouraged to use their webcam during the synchronous sessions. View our Zoom privacy policy




Session Seven: July 29–August 2

This session will take place from 9 a.m.–11:30 a.m. CST


$350; a $100 deposit is due at the time of registration


Program Description

The program will introduce students to key concepts of modern artificial intelligence with a gentle (and hands-on) look behind the scenes.

Example Activities

  • Interactive training of machine learning models
  • Interactive generative AI exercises
  • Interactive large language model (such as ChatGPT) discovery


Illinois Tech Assistant Teaching Professor of Computer Science Jacek Dzikowski


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