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Thursday, May 18 • 4:00pm - 4:50pm
AI Automation, Jobs, and the Economy LIMITED

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Artificial intelligence is undergoing a renaissance, with the number of relevant research papers, startups, applications, and new ideas expanding rapidly.  These new capabilities will enable people and result in greater aggregate productivity, analogous to the invention of the steam engine that powered the industrial revolution.  At the same time many laborers, drivers, assembly line workers, and even some more skilled roles in society will be made redundant.  This shift will have both positive and negative consequences for individuals' lives, society, and the economy, which is why it is important to start understanding the trends and preparing now.

Join Jeff Rose, CEO of Boulder AI company ThinkTopic, to discuss the technology, economic and political landscape of our automated future.

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Jeff Rose

CEO, ThinkTopic
I am a technology entrepreneur, academic researcher, software engineer, and a creative thinker with broad interests and experience. Over the last 15 years I have founded or been a part of more than 10 companies that ranged from low power sensor networking and remote monitoring, to medical imaging, e-commerce, geo-spatial analysis, neuroscience and artificial intelligence research. I started programming as a kid, and I've been lucky enough to have... Read More →


Thursday May 18, 2017 4:00pm - 4:50pm
Riverside 1724 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80302

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