Carnegie Mellon University

Course Sections

Session 1: AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning: Historical Perspective, Recent Developments and Open Challenges

Roni Rosenfeld, Head of Machine Learning Department

Session 2: Introduction to the AI Stack

Martial Hebert, Director of the Robotics Institute and incoming Dean of School of Computer Science

Session 3: Artificial Intelligence and International Security

Colin Clarke, Assistant Teaching Professor, Institute for Politics and Strategy

Session 4: A Conversation with Matthew Gaston, Director, Software Engineering Institute, Emerging Technology Center

Session 5: Visit to CMU Robotics Institute Labs

  • Intelligent Autonomous Manipulation Lab with Assistant Professor Oliver Kroemer
  • Humanoid Robot Partner Lab with Assistant Professor Henny Admoni

Session 6: AI in Use: Ethics, Impacts, and Responses

David Danks, L.L. Thurstone Professor; Department Head, Philosophy

Session 7: Engineering Artificial Intelligence for the Physical World

Peter Rander, President, Argo AI

Full course descriptions and agenda

Date: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Time: Course registration begins at 8:30 a.m. The official course runs from 9:05 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. 

Location: The Executive Short Course is hosted on the Carnegie Mellon University main campus in Pittsburgh, PA. The address is 5000 Forbes Avenue.