2018 Speakers

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Solon Barocas 

Assistant Professor of Information Science, Cornell University

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Alexandra Chouldechova

Assistant Professor, Statistics and Public Policy, Heinz College, Carnegie Mellon University

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Lorrie Faith Cranor

FORE Systems Professor of Computer Science and Engineering & Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University

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David Danks

L.L. Thurstone Professor of Philosophy & Psychology and Head of Philosophy Department, Carnegie Mellon University

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Anca Dragan

Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, UC Berkeley

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Kay Firth-Butterfield

Head, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, World Economic Forum

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Amandeep Gill

Indian Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva

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Eric Horvitz

Technical Fellow & Director, Microsoft Research Labs

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Chad Jenkins

Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering, Robotics Institute, University of Michigan 

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Anja Kaspersen

Director of the Office for Disarmament Affairs in Geneva and Deputy Secretary-General of the Conference on Disarmament

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Illah Nourbakhsh

Professor of Robotics, Robotics Institute, Carnegie Mellon University
Director, CREATE Lab

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Bill O'Driscoll

Arts & Culture Reporter, 90.5 WESA News

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Osonde Osoba

Researcher, RAND Corporation

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Jeffrey D. Sachs

Professor, Columbia University

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Rasu Shrestha

Chief Innovation Officer, UPMC
Executive Vice President, UPMC Enterprises

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Tom Simonite

Senior Writer, WIRED

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Natasha Singer

Technology Reporter, The New York Times

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Michael Skirpan

Co-Founder, Probable Models
Director, Community Forge

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Molly Wright Steenson

Associate Professor, School of Design, Carnegie Mellon University

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Moshe Y. Vardi

George Distinguished Service Professor in Computational Engineering
Director of the Ken Kennedy Institute for Information Technology, Rice University

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Manuela Veloso

Herbert A. Simon University Professor and Head of Machine Learning Department, Carnegie Mellon University

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Kerstin Vignard

Deputy Director, UN Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR)

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Wendell Wallach

Senior Advisor, The Hastings Center
Chair, Technology and Ethics Studies
Yale University Interdisciplinary Center for Bioethics

The Inaugural K&L Gates Presidential Fellows

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Veronica Marotta

Doctoral student
Information Systems & Management 
Carnegie Mellon University

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Abigail Marsh

Doctoral student
Computer Science, School of Computer Science
Carnegie Mellon University

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Allanté Whitmore 

Doctoral student
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Engineering & Public Policy
Carnegie Mellon University 

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Zachary Wojtowicz

Doctoral student
Social & Decision Sciences
Carnegie Mellon University