January | 2020 | Alelo | Alelo CEO Lewis Johnson Interviewed in CEOCFO Magazine
  • Jan 28, 2020

Alelo CEO Lewis Johnson Interviewed in CEOCFO Magazine

Alelo started out as a research project funded by DARPA at the University of Southern California. The idea was could we use video game and AI technology to develop a better way of learning foreign languages. Alelo’s AI Simulations are being used around the world to Practice and Assess Communication Skills.

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  • Jan 20, 2020

Using AI to Develop Communication Skills in Business Leaders

Communication skills are critical for leaders and the organizations they lead. According to a study of large corporations by David Grossman, companies that have highly effective communicators as leaders had 47% higher total returns to shareholders over five years compared with firms that have leaders who are the least effective communicators. The total estimated cost per company due to employee misunderstanding was $62.4 million per year.

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  • Jan 13, 2020

Case Study: UVM Program Using Alelo Enskill Increases Students’ Spoken English Proficiency

Of the four language skills, speaking, listening, reading, and writing, speaking is by far the most important and the most difficult to develop. Many English language learners (ELLs) are reluctant to practice speaking, due to shyness or fear of making embarrassing mistakes. Spoken language activities in class are time-consuming and difficult to manage when many…

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