EVent 1 | Building the vision

12:00 - 12:05pm  |  LIVESTREAM KICKOFF AND SETTLING IN
12:05 - 12:30pm  |  Welcoming Remarks
Dr. Bryant Wysocki, United States Air Force Technical Advisor for Command, Control, Communications, Computing, Intelligence & Cyber, Air Force Research Laboratory
Michael Graniero, Small Business Professional, Air Force Research Laboratory, Information Directorate
Dr. Meera Sampath,
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, State University of New York
Professor David Doermann, State University of New York, University at Buffalo
12:30 - 1:10pm  |  AI Systems and Trust: Past, Present, and Future
Dr. Peter Friedland, Systems Plus/Senior Scientific Advisor to the Air Force Office of Scientific Research
1:10 - 1:50pm  |  Space: The Final Frontier for AI?
Professor Scott Hubbard, Stanford University, former Director NASA Ames Research Center
1:50 - 2:00 pm  |  BREAK
2:00 - 2:40pm  |  SpaceX, StarLink, and Automation
Dr. David Goldstein, Director of Special Programs, SpaceX
2:40 - 3:20pm  |  A Perspective on Trust in Machine Learning and Control for Dynamic Autonomous Systems
Professor Pramod Khargonekar, Vice Chancellor for Research, University of California Irvine
3:20 - 3:50pm  |  PANEL DISCUSSION
PANELISTS: Speakers Dr. Khargonekar, Dr. Hubbard and Dr. Goldstein joined by Elham Tabassi, Chief of Staff, Information Technology Laboratory, National Institute of Standards and Technology
MODERATOR: Dr. Peter Friedland
3:50 - 4:00pm  |  ACCELERATING RESEARCH THROUGH OPEN INNOVATION: INNOVARE
Heather Hage, Vice President, Industry and External Affairs, The Research Foundation for SUNY
Dr. Bryant Wysocki
4:00pm  |  LIVESTREAM ADJOURNS
4:00 - 4:45pm  |  Coffee and Concepts Networking Session
One of the best parts of attending events is meeting new people and making connections. This is your chance to do that virtually. Join us for our Coffee and Concepts conversation after the event adjourns. During this 30-45 minute gathering you will mix the other attendees into smaller breakout rooms to meet and chat all things AI.  
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