Global Impact of Technology
Friday, September 22, 2017 — 1:30PM - 3:00PM
What role can, and should, companies play in tackling society’s challenges on a local and global scale? In today’s world, technology has transformed economies, cities, and daily life in unprecedented ways. With the emergence of AI, personal computing, biotech, machine learning, IoT and more, there has never been more uncertainty about what the future of humanity holds. Technology companies now have an opportunity, and perhaps an obligation, to be leaders of social progress. This session will dive deep into how leaders in technology are not only thinking about corporate social responsibility, but also challenging how their core businesses can be direct agents in driving progress through engineering-led solutions.
Clarice Chan, Microsoft