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Governing the Future: AI, Democracy, and Humanity

April 30 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Venue: Harvard University Loeb House, 17 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Time: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, April 30, 2024

Link: meet.google.com/ump-erkh-scb



Welcome and Opening Remarks (1:00 pm – 1:15pm)

Welcome participants to the conference

Opening remarks by Harvard Professor Thomas Patterson


Honoring Dr. Alondra Nelson with the 2024 World Leader in AIWS Award (1:15 pm – 1:25 pm)

Governor Michael Dukakis presents Remarks of Honor and the Award

World Leader Awards and The World Leader Peace Community, Presentation by Nguyen Anh Tuan


AIWS Distinguished Speech by Alondra Nelson on “Governing the Future: AI, Public Policy, and Democracy” (1:25 pm – 1:55 pm)

Discussion with Professor Alondra Nelson (1:55 pm – 2:20 pm)

Moderated by Professor Thomas Patterson


Session: Platforms for AI Democracy and Humanity (2:20 pm – 4:55 pm)

Presentation on “Generative AI for Pro-Democracy Platform” by Alex Sandy Pentland, Lily Tsai, and Robert Mahari

Presentation on “Resilient Democracy in the Age of AI” by Ami Fields-Meyer, former Senior Policy Advisor at The White House

Presentation on “The Sovereign Data – Knowledge Platform for AI” by Nguyen Anh Tuan, Nazli Choucri, and “Ethics for the Sovereign Data-Knowledge Platform for AI” by Harvard Center for Ethics, Jeff Saviano

Collaboration to build “The Data Sovereignty – Knowledge Platform for AI” by David Hall, TAMP’s CEO and AKT Health’s Managing Director

Discussion, Moderated by Harvard Professor David Silbersweig


Concluding Remarks (4:55 pm – 5:00 pm)

Shinzo Abe Award and Closing remarks by Nguyen Anh Tuan


Register for the event here: https://forms.gle/nz5rYi9kTSqkEuLy5


April 30
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Loeb House, Harvard University
17 Quincy St, Cambridge, MA 02138, United States
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
+1 617-495-5758