SUNY AI Policy Forum with Prof Skiena

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 2:00pm to 5:30pm
via Facebook Live
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Please join SUNY’s Office of Research & Economic Development, the Rockefeller Institute of Government and leading experts and practitioners via Facebook Live on November 28 from 2 to 4:30 p.m. for a comprehensive discussion of AI’s impact on labor, the economy, ethics, and society.

The forum will feature two panels of each represented by leaders in state government, industry, and research. SUNY Chancellor Kristina M. Johnson will provide opening remarks.

Artificial Intelligence Business, Labor & Economy: AI-led business and economic growth, impact on jobs, and human-technology partnerships in the context of the healthcare and manufacturing industries

Moderator: Steve Skiena, Distinguished Teaching Professor, Department of Computer Science and Director, Institute for AI-Driven Discovery and Innovation, Stony Brook University


Steve Hoover, Chief Technology Officer and Corporate Senior Vice President, Xerox
Jim Malatras, President, Rockefeller Institute of Government
Honorable Roberta Reardon, Commissioner, New York State Department of Labor
Ajay Royyuru, IBM Fellow & Vice President, Healthcare & Life Sciences Research, Thomas J. Watson Research Center, IBM
Artificial Intelligence Ethics, Society & Policy: Key ethical and societal challenges of AI technologies, leading national and international efforts and the current state of AI policy making

Moderator: David Doermann, SUNY Empire Innovation Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering and Director, UBuffalo Artificial Intelligence Institute, University at Buffalo


Selmer Bringsjord, Director, Rensselaer AI & Reasoning Lab, Professor of Logic & Philosophy, Cognitive Science, Computer Science and Management & Technology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Jonathan Manes, Assistant Clinical Professor and Director, Civil Liberties and Transparency Clinic, University at Buffalo School of Law
Theresa Pardo, Director, Center for Technology in Government and Research Professor, Rockefeller College Department of Public Administration and Policy, University at Albany
The Honorable Clyde Vanel, New York State Assemblyman

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