Livestream: Artificial Intelligence Commission on Competitiveness, Inclusion, and Innovation

Event Description

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Artificial Intelligence Commission on Competitiveness, Inclusion, and Innovation (AI Commission) is hosting its first field hearing on March 10th from 12:00 - 4:00 PM CST at the Austin Chamber. During the field hearing, the Commission will be reviewing testimonies from civil society, government, academia, practitioners, and other AI experts on global competitiveness regulation and fairness around the use of artificial intelligence. 

*While the hearing will be in person, we will be offering a livestream. Please register to receive the access link.

About the Commission: The Commission Co-Chaired by former Congressmen John Delaney and Mike Ferguson will convene thought leaders with experience in government, industry, and civil society to address the advancement and challenges regarding the adoption of artificial intelligence within our society. The Commission will release a report based on public testimony proposing policy solutions that accomplish the goal of ensuring the United States continues to lead in innovation while fostering fairness in the deployment of this revolutionary technology.


Thursday, March 10, 2022
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Central Time (US & Canada)

Featuring testimony from:

12:00 PM

  • Dave DeCaprio, CTO & Co-founder, 
  • Iwao Fusillo, Chief Data & Analytics Officer, General Motors 
  • Melissa Kargiannakis, Founder & CEO, Skritswap   
  • Douglas Matty, Director, Army Artificial Intelligence Capabilities 
  • Bdar Boussabat, President, AI TOGETHER

1:00 PM

  • Aschalew Abiko, Dean, School of Computing & Informatics, Wachemo University
  • Robert Armstrong, U.S. State Government Affairs, Senior Manager, Central, SAP
  • Swathi Young, Chief Technology Officer, TechNotch 
  • Elizabeth Adams, Chief AI Ethics & Culture Advisor, Leadership of Responsible AI

2:00 PM

  • David Awad, Chief Technology Officer, Ecoverse 
  • Charlie Burgoyne, Founder & CEO, Valkyrie
  • Katharine McAden, Public Policy & External Affairs, Google
  • Nika Nour, Head of Partnerships, Genvid Technologies

3:00 PM

  • Austin Carson, Founder & CEO, SEEDAI
  • Renee Cummings, Instructor, University of Virginia
  • Sherri Greenberg, Professor of Practice; Fellow of Max Sherman Chair in State & Local Government; Graduate Advisor, Master of Public Affairs, University of Texas
  • Sakshi Mishra, Senior Autonomous Systems Engineer, Microsoft
  • Anshumali Shrivastava, Founder & CEO, ThirdAI