Annual AmCham UCC 'World at Work' Lecture & Networking Lunch 2018

Being Human - The rise of AI

Being Human - The rise of AI

  • Venue: Devere Hall, Áras na Mac Léinn, UCC
  • Time: 12:00 - 14:00 26/04/2018
  • Guest Speaker(s): Various

The next five years will see advancements in Artificial Intelligence that will dramatically alter how we live and work.  Join us for a fascinating keynote and panel discussion on how the future looks for careers and personal lives, and what the societal impact of AI will be on our day-to-day living. 

A networking lunch with keynote lecture by Professor Barry O'Sullivan followed by a panel discussion including Colman OFlynn, Vice President, Business Transformation at Dell. 

Event Running Order

12.30     Call to order by MC Miriam O’Keeffe, Programmes Director, American Chamber of Commerce. Miriam introduces Dr. Rónán Ó Dubhghaill, Vice-President for External Relations, UCC who addresses guests

 12.35     MC introduces guest speaker Prof. Barry O’Sullivan, Insight Centre, UCC and Deputy President of the European Artificial Intelligence Association 

13.36     Keynote address by Prof. Barry O’Sullivan: Being Human: The Rise of AI
12.55     Panel Discussion facilitated by MC:

  • Janet Walsh, Global Director, Trade Compliance, Ingersoll Rand
  • Prof. John McCarthy, Professor of Applied Psychology, Head of School of Psychology, UCC
  • Colman O’Flynn, Vice President, Business Transformation at Dell EMC 
  • Prof. Barry O’Sullivan, Director of the Insight Centre for Data Analytics in the Department of Computer Science at University College Cork

12.55     Q&A facilitated by Miriam O’Keeffe

13.15      Lunch and networking continues

14.15      Close

There is no charge to attend but places are limited so register to attend as soon as possible.