Big Data and Artificial Intelligence

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How will these advances impact our future society?

Will robots replace workers? Is Big Data the new Big Brother? As the fields of artificial intelligence and data science flourish, they raise questions about how this new era of intelligent tools might help — or hinder — our future human society. Join Henry E. Brady, Dean of the Goldman School of Public Policy; and Ken Goldberg, the William S. Floyd Distinguished Chair of Engineering, as they discuss the impacts and implications of these fast-growing fields.

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Ken Goldberg

Ken Goldberg is an artist, inventor, and UC Berkeley Professor focusing on robotics. He was appointed the William S. Floyd Jr Distinguished Chair in Engineering and serves as Chair of the Industrial Engineering and Operations Research Department. He has secondary appointments in EECS, Art Practice, the School of Information, and Radiation Oncology at the UCSF Medical School.

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Henry E. Brady

Henry Brady, Ph.D., is dean of the Goldman School of Public Policy and the Class of 1941 Monroe Deutsch Professor of Political Science and Public Policy. He is a leading scholar of electoral politics and political participation, social welfare policy, and computer management of social programs. 

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