Duolingo: Innovation for Social Good

Distinguished Computer Science Alumni Lecture
Speaker Name
Luis von Ahn
Date and Time
LSRC B101, 5:30 Reception in the Hall of Science
  • Luis von Ahn's goals, vision, and ideas along with captivating stories.
  • Past, Present, and Future of learning and translation.
  • Why students might consider work at an established startup, a new startup, or not at a startup.
  • For students: 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 Hall of Science.

Short Biography

Duke University Class of 2000, Luis von Ahn founded reCAPTCHA and Duolingo, and is a pioneer of improving the world through technology.

Duke Computer Science, Innovation and Entrepreneurship