November 12, 2018

With AI, Purpose Matters as much as Policy: Barbara Humpton, CEO, Siemens USA

Barbara Humpton, CEO, Siemens USA, (Siemens Canada is a CATA research partner), recently joined government and private sector leaders at the Washington Post to discuss the promise of new technologies such as artificial intelligence – or AI.

The focus was on how public policy can keep pace with rapid technological progress while supporting innovation and global competitiveness.

In Barbara’s seven minute video, we learn that with AI, purpose matters as much as policy.

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