11:30 AM EDT / 8:30 AM PDT / 4:30 PM BST
11:40 AM EDT / 8:40 AM PDT / 4:40 PM BST
The Future of Work: Maximizing human potential through technology
Voted “10 Women to Watch in Tech” by Inc Magazine, Dr Vivienne Ming is one of the tech world's most exciting thinkers and doers, and a pioneer in harnessing the power of technologies like AI and big data to fully realize our potential. In this keynote, Vivienne will share her illuminating, inspirational and often deeply personal insights on how AI, augmented intelligence and technology will shape the future of work, and tomorrow's leadership.
12:00 PM EDT / 9:00 AM PDT / 5:00 PM BST
Technology Strikes: The crossroads of technology, politics, culture and media
Adam Sharp, Former Head of News, Government, & Elections at Twitter and current President & CEO of The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Called “the human embodiment of Twitter” by The New York Times, Adam Sharp has forged a distinctive career of more than twenty years at the crossroads of technology, politics, culture and media. He was the longest-serving member of Twitter’s global media team and its most visible broadcast spokesperson. He is now President & CEO of The Emmys, and also serves as a board member at the National Press Foundation. In this keynote Adam will bring to light the way technology is consistently remaking and transforming industries, forever altering the way we make decisions, consume news, communicate and engage in public affairs.
12:20 PM EDT/ 9:20 AM PDT / 5:20 PM BST
Panel: Technology for Leaders: Decision Making 2.0
The remit of the modern decision maker at global companies has expanded exponentially over the past few years, with many business leaders and decision makers saying AI will transform and augment how decisions are made. What are the technological ideas and digital transformations triggering these seismic shifts in how we work and make decisions? How can we best communicate these often complex and disruptive technical ideas shaping the industry?
Gartner believes augmented intelligence will create up to $2.9 trillion of business value and 6.2 billion hours of worker productivity globally by 2021. At the dawn of this new era of AI, where a new kind of partnership between humans and machines is fast emerging, in what ways can tomorrow’s leaders adopt these digital transformations?
Moderated by Alexandra Mousavizadeh, Director of Tortoise Intelligence and Founder of The Global AI Index
1:00 PM EDT / 10:00 AM PDT / 6:00 PM BST