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Tech innovators to announce new AI initiative at NYC panel

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Lesley Morris


“The Future of AI in Business and Education” panel discussion


Thursday, Dec. 6, 3:00 – 5:30 p.m.


Seminar Rooms 161-165, Bloomberg Center, Cornell Tech, Roosevelt
Island, New York, NY


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ITHACA, N.Y. – Cornell University faculty and industry partners from r4 Technologies will gather for a discussion about the future of artificial intelligence (AI) in business and education, and will announce a new initiative for applied AI.

The panel will take place Dec. 6 from 3:00 to 5:30 p.m. in Seminar Rooms 161-165 in the Bloomberg Center on Cornell Tech, Roosevelt Island, New York, NY. Cocktail reception to follow panel.

Featured panelists include:

  • Rachel Bean – Senior Associate Dean, Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences
  • Ron Brachman – Director, Jacobs Technion-Cornell Institute
  • David Bradley – EVP Solutions, r4 Technologies, Inc.
  • David Shmoys– Professor of Business Management and Leadership Studies at the School of Operations Research and Information Engineering at Cornell University
  • Igor Zhuk- Chief Data Science Officer at r4 Technologies, Inc.

Greg Morrisett, Dean of the Faculty of Computing and Information Science at Cornell University, will serve as moderator.