Event Details

Location: Ithaca, NY


Thursday, November 8th
7:30 – 8:30 pm

Tompkins County Public Library
Borg-Warner Room

The Cornell Club of Ithaca will host Professor Bart Selman as part of its inaugural Lecture Series.

Professor Selman will speak on “The Emergence of Intelligent Machines: Challenges and Opportunities”. The development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology is accelerating. A range of transformative innovations now appear likely within the next decade, including self-driving cars, real-time speech to-speech translation, fully automated image recognition, and autonomous assistive robotics. Professor Selman will consider the potential impacts of intelligent machines on society.

Professor Selman is the Joseph C. Ford Professor of Engineering and Computer Science at Cornell.

Registration is limited to 50 people, with a registration fee of $10 per person. Registration fees are tax deductible and go directly in support of the Arlene Sadd ’34 Endowed Cornell Traditions Fellowship in support of an Ithaca-area student.

For additional information contact Kim Todt at KRT5@cornell.edu.

For event registration questions, please contact Donna Carl at dc37@cornell.edu.