IEEE Women in Engineering AI Leadership Summit

Program

Friday, September 20, 2019

Nokia Auditorium

2000 W. Lucent Lane

Naperville, IL 60563

(Program subject to change)

7:30 AM - 4:00 PMRegistration & Office Hours

Closed at Lunch
8:15 AM - 8:30 AMWelcome

Nokia Auditorium
8:30 AM - 9:10 AMKEYNOTE

Introduction & Overview of Artificial Intelligence

Anne Lee
Technology Strategy and Architecture – Nokia Bell Labs CTO
9:10 AM - 9:50 AMKEYNOTE

AI Projects for Crime Prevention and Smart City Initiatives

Danielle DuMerer
CIO and Commissioner
City of Chicago
09:50 AM - 10:20 AMCoffee Break & Exhibits (30min)
Track 1:
Building AI in Your Solution


Nokia Studio
Room 4H-101
Track 2:
AI and Society


Schacht Auditorium
Room 1B-111
10:20 AM - 11:00 AMAI/ML applications to various data mining problems associated with Location Intelligence extraction

Dr. Tessa Berry
Research Engineer
HERE
Impact of AI on Medical Imaging and Healthcare

Bimba Rao
Director of Engineering
Ultrasound Division
Siemens Healthineers
11:05 AM - 11:45 AMOpen Standards for Predictive Model Deployment, Adversarial Robustness Toolbox, Open Source ML

Dr. Svetlana Levitan
Developer Advocate
IBM Digital Business
AI in the Electric Energy Sector


Nina Selak
Principal Project Manager Grid Modernization
ComEd
11:45 AM - 12:30 PMLunch

Nokia Auditorium Hall
12:30 PM - 1:10 PMKEYNOTE
AI in Sports


Dr. Helen Sun
CTO
Stats LLC
1:10 PM - 1:30 PMCoffee Break & Exhibits
Track 1:
Building AI in Your Solution


Nokia Studio
Room 4H-101
Track 2:
AI and Society


Schacht Auditorium
Room 1B-111
1:30 PM - 2:10 PMAI & Telecommunications

Dr. Veena Mendiratta
Network Reliability and Analytics Research Lead
Nokia
Ethics in AI

Dr. Katina Michael
Founding Editor in Chief
IEEE Transactions on Technology and Society

Professor, School for the Future of Innovation in Society and School of Computing, Informatics and Decision Systems Engineering

Director, Center of Engineering, Policy and Society
Arizona State University
2:15 PM - 2:55 PMAI/ML in Cybersecurity/Operations

Melisa Napoles
Solutions Engineer
Splunk
AI for Conservation: AI and Humans Combating Extinction Together

Dr. Tanya Berger-Wolf
Computer Science Professor
University of Illinois at Chicago
2:55 PM - 3:15 PM Coffee Break & Exhibits
3:15 PM - 3:55 PMKEYNOTE

Nokia Auditorium

Supercomputing in AI

Amy Gile
CEO
Silverdraft
4:00 PM - 4:45 PMPanel Discussion
Leadership in AI


Dr. Katina Michael
Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
University of Wollonggong

Dr. Bimba Rao
Director of Engineering Ultrasound Division
Siemens Healthineers

Maria Rios
Founder and CEO
Nation Waste Inc.

Sara Taylor-Demos
Founder and CEO
Cora Home

Susanne Tedrick
Client Technical Specialist
IBM Cloud Platform
4:45 PM - 5:05 PMClosing Remarks

Congressman Bill Foster
11th District of Illinois
Chairman of the Task Force on Artificial Intelligence


Congressman Sean Casten
6th District of Illinois
5:15 PM - 7:00 PMNetworking Reception