Artificial Intelligence Regulatory Forecast and Business Outlook

22 February 2017   Washington   8:30 - 11:00 a.m.  

This half-day program will feature panel discussions regarding the increasing impact and awareness of Artificial Intelligence (AI) across all industries and the impact this new form of technology will have on your business. Our first AI seminar will focus on the regulatory forecast and business outlook component of this evolving technology.

The following speakers and panelists will present on various regulatory aspects of the AI on the horizon:

9:00 a.m. Keynote Speaker

  • Maureen K. Ohlhausen, Acting Chairman, Federal Trade Commission
    Maureen K. Ohlhausen was sworn in as a Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission on April 4, 2012, and was designated to serve as Acting FTC Chairman by President Donald Trump in January 2017.

9:30 a.m. Keynote Speaker

  • Keynote Speaker: Congressman John Delaney , U.S. House of Representatives (D-MD) Founder, AI Caucus
    Congressman John Delaney was elected in 2012 to serve Maryland’s Sixth District, which encompasses portions of the Washington D.C. suburbs of Montgomery and Frederick Counties and all of Washington, Allegany, and Garrett Counties.

10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Panel Discussion | Regulatory Issues

  • Daniel Castro, Vice President Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
    Daniel Castro is vice president at the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) and director of ITIF's Center for Data Innovation.
  • Adam Thierer, Senior Research Fellow George Mason University
    Adam Thierer is a Senior Research Fellow with the Technology Policy Program at the Mercatus Center at George Mason University.
  • Bruce J. Heiman, Partner, K&L Gates Practice Area Leader Policy / Regulatory
    Bruce Heiman engages in a wide ranging federal counseling and lobbying practice.

10:45 - 11:30 a.m. Panel Discussion | Legal Issues

  • Susan Altman, Partner, K&L Gates Commercial Transactions and Outsourcing
    Technology Transaction Issues: Susan Altman navigates businesses through the complexities of today’s technology-enabled commercial transactions.
  • Julia B. Jacobson, Partner, K&L Gates Technology Transactions
    Data Privacy Issues: Julia Jacobson’s practice focuses on privacy and data protection and marketing, advertising and promotions. She has significant experience counseling clients in the consumer products goods, ecommerce and technology industries.
  • Mark G. Knedeisen, Partner, K&L Gates Intellectual Property and Post-Grant Patents
    Intellectual Property Issues: Mark Knedeisen’s practice embraces a variety of intellectual property issues, with a particular emphasis on patent law.
  • Elana R. Reman, Associate, K&L Gates Public Policy and Law
    Bias Issues: Elana Reman is a Public Policy and Law associate in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office and focuses her practice primarily on technology, telecommunication, and privacy matters.

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Artificial Intelligence Regulatory Forecast and Business Outlook