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AI@NU Panel Series: AI Progress and the 20-Year Community Roadmap: Core AI Research

When: Wednesday, October 13, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Central

Where: Online

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Sarah Loehr  

Group: AI@NU

Category: Lectures & Meetings


Join the AI@NU community for a thematic panel discussion that will explore the future of AI and AI research, by discussing the progress and prospects for each of the three major recommendations from the CCC/AAAI 20-Year Community Roadmap for Artificial Intelligence Research in the US.

This session will discuss Core AI Research, featuring the following panelists:

Eric Horvitz, Chief Scientific Officer, Microsoft

Anand Rao, Global AI Lead; US Innovation Lead, Emerging Technology Group, PwC US

Bart Selman, Professor of Computer Science, Cornell

V.S. Subrahmanian, Walter P. Murphy Professor of Computer Science and Faculty Fellow at the Northwestern Buffett Institute for Global Affairs, Northwestern

Manuela Veloso, Head of AI Research, J.P.Morgan; Herbert A. Simon University Professor, Carnegie Mellon University

Moderator: Ken Forbus, Walter P. Murphy Professor of Computer Science, Northwestern

Please register for the event via zoom; upon approval you will receive a personalized link to join the session. 

These events are intended to foster connection and stimulate dialogue among the Northwestern AI community.


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