AI and the Future of Humanity

hosted by Ivy Plus European Leaders

The American Library of Paris

Start: 26 Jun 2018

End: 26 Jun 2018

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  • AI and The Future of Humanity


    Ivy Plus European Leaders
    in partnership with UC Berkeley & UC Davis, HEC, IMD and Alliance Alumni Clubs
    is delighted to invite you to its fascinating forum at The American Library in Paris

    Artificial Intelligence and The Future of Humanity

    with outstanding speakers

    Stuart Russell
    Professor at UC Berkeley, Stanford PhD, Oxford BA with Honors

    Gérard Berry
    Professor at Collège de France, Polytechnique Graduate

    Tuesday June 26, 2018 – 7:30 pm


    China, US, Europe, Russia, Japan are investing billions in AI, racing to lead and rule. What does AI really mean? How will AI impact our world and our future? Should we worry?


    Stuart Russell

    Internationally renowned AI pioneer Stuart Russell is Professor of Computer Science at UC Berkeley, Founder of the Center for Human-Compatible Artificial Intelligence and former adjunct professor of neurological surgery at UCSF. He is the author with Peter Norvig of the essential textbook Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach used in more than 1350 universities in 119 countries. Pr. Russell has received numerous prestigious international awards and honors for advancing research and thinking in AI. In France, he has held the Blaise Pascal Chair and the senior Chaire d’Excellence of the Agence Nationale de la Recherche.


    Gérard Berry

    CNRS Gold Medalist Gérard Berry is Professor at Collège de France, Chaire Algorithmes, Machines et Languages and one of France's most admired scientists and computer science experts. A Polytechnique graduate, Director Research INRIA, Pr. Berry is the founder of Esterel Technologies and inventor of computer languages and programs with vast applications, from allowing Airbus 380 and Rafale to fly to composing music in real-time. He is the author, among other books of l'Hyperpuissance de l'informatique: algorithmes, données, machines, réseaux (Odile Jacob 2017).


    We look forward to welcoming you to this extremely interesting and topical talk followed by a Cocktail Reception
    In the presence of Ambassador Jeffrey Hawkins, Director American Library of Paris

    Maria Adle, President & Founder Ivy Plus European Leaders

    The discussions will be moderated by
    Tram Trinh, Founder Vitanlink and Artus de Longuemar, Founder Fulfil


    If you would like to join us for an exclusive Dinner with speakers in privatized restaurant after the event, please contact Maria Adle, (Limited number – Priority Members IPEL)


    Venue: The American Library of Paris, 10 rue du General Camou, Paris 7

    The American Library of Paris, established in 1920, is the largest English-language lending Library on the European mainland with 100 000 books, current and historical periodicals, audio-visual materials and extensive resources in electronic form.

    Date & Time : Tuesday June 26, 2018, 7:30 pm

    Participation Price: Ivy Plus European Leaders, UC Berkeley & UC Davis, HEC, IMD, Alliance Members: 25€ - Non-Members and Guests: 30€

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    Ivy Plus European Leaders is a think tank of alumni from leading US and European Universities. Its goal is to create a wide synergy of intelligences and energies across borders to address paradigm changes and international challenges shaping society and the world. It aims to foster cutting edge thinking on global issues and put the limelight on impactors of the future.

    Ivy Plus European Leaders (IPEL) has grown from Stanford Club of European Leaders, founded in 2010. In January 2014, IPEL expanded to encompass prestigious American universities and European top schools and universities.


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