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Forum on Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

9:00 am - 2:00 pm EST
Commission Meeting Room TW-C305, 445 12th Street, SW, Washington, DC 20554

This forum convened experts in the AI and machine learning fields to discuss the future of these technologies and their implications for the communications marketplace. The event also included demonstrations to enable the public to see these emerging technologies in action.


9:00 AM – 9:30 AM – AI Demonstrations

9:30 AM – 10:00 AM – Opening Remarks and Keynote

10:00 AM – 10:50 AM – Panel: What Is AI and Where Is It Taking Us?
(Moderated by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai)

  • Subbarao Kambhampati, Professor - Arizona State University
  • Carolyn Nguyen, Director, Technology Policy - Microsoft
  • David Cox, Director - MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Panel: Applications of AI and Machine Learning in the Here and Now
(Moderated by FCC Chairman Ajit Pai)

  • Matthew Ruttley, Head of Data - Frame.IO
  • Chris White, Lab Leader - Nokia
  • Michael Hayes, Senior Manager of Government Affairs – CTA
  • Subha Madhavan, Chief Data Scientist – Georgetown University Medical Center
  • Yongbin Wei, Senior Director of Engineering - Qualcomm

12:00 PM – 2:00 PM – AI Demonstrations

Demo Participants: Aira, Conversa, EyeLogic. Frame.io, IBM, Kinectica, Microsoft, NVIDIA, Podimetrics, Qualcomm, Verizon

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