University of California, Los Angeles
Innovating educational academic growth through artificial intelligence, design, and data with Smart Recommendations.
The University of California, Los Angeles was awarded with “CGS/ETS Award for Innovation” for the project “Smart Recommendations”. Smart Recommendations is an open source Amazon style recommendation engine.
- UCLA is one of the most beautiful
- and dynamic places in Los Angeles
- 15,724 graduate students from
- around the world attend UCLA
- User Experience Design
- Front-End Development
- Artificial Intelligence
- Recommendation Engine
Most major social media, entertainment, and streaming media services such as Pandora and Spotify are leveraging artificial intelligence. Why not education? The University of California, Los Angeles one of worlds leading educational institutions is changing the way education is leveraging technology with Smart Recommendations. An open source recommendation engine that can map out the student lifecycle and cross reference an individual student’s search history and recommend what they are likely eligible for and raise that content to the top of their recommendations feed when it is most helpful to their academic and professional career.
We can have no progress without change, whether it be basketball or anything else.
- John Wooden
Improved User Interface
As part of the process a holistic audit was conducted in which all current user interface components were documented and then new design components were then produced.
This card design which is flexible and mobile friendly allowed for a more simple and easy to read design for funding data as displayed below.
Ucla Color Scheme