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Thursday, October 8, 2020
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

George Talks Business: Baroness Joanna Shields, OBE, GMBA'87 (Online)



Event Time

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm EST

5:00 pm - 5:45 pm GMT+1

Event Description

Please join us for a conversation with Baroness Joanna Shields, CEO of BenovolentAI, and GWSB Dean Anuj Mehrotra, Ph.D., to discuss the application of AI and machine learning in facilitating the development of new medicine and treatments. Is this the wave of the future? What are the ethical concerns behind such systems?

As we learn about the approach that BenovolentAI has adapted in response to the escalating global health crisis, we will explore the broader, longer-term implications of the artificial intelligence-assisted predictions in drug discovery. Attendees will also have an opportunity to gain practical career advice and learn form the speaker's extensive experience in building and scaling global companies in the tech industry.

Following the live interview and Q&A with the audience, we invite all of our international alumni to join us for virtual networking with your peers in small breakout sessions.