Free Public Panel: Emerging Technology and America’s Economy | Stanford
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David and Joan Traitel Building | 435 Lasuen Mall Stanford, CA 94305
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Monday, May 6, 2019
Free Public Panels: Governance in an Emerging New World | Stanford
Artificial intelligence, advanced manufacturing, and other new technologies appear poised to transform the world economy, and, though the transition may be painful, the United States is well-positioned to take advantage of these new opportunities.
Panelists will discuss the impact of changing demographics and advancing technology on the U.S. economy and what the United States can do to manage these changes and seize their potential, including improving the educational system, removing bias in AI, and ensuring a growing, productive population.
Moderated by Gopi Shah Goda, deputy director at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research
- Erik Brynjolfsson, professor at MIT Sloan School and director of the MIT initiative on the digital economy
- Dipayan Ghosh, Shorenstein Center at Harvard University
- James Hollifield, professor of political science at Southern Methodist University and director of the Tower Center
- John B Taylor, Hoover Institution senior fellow and professor of economics at Stanford University
- Van Ton-Quinlivan, executive vice chancellor of workforce and digital futures at the California Community Colleges
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