The human factor behind algorithmic bias is currently the subject of heated debate among scientists, politicians, and journalists. The goal of Cambridge, Massachusetts-based the Algorithmic Justice League (AJL) is to raise awareness about the impacts of AI, equip advocates with empirical research, and galvanize researchers, policy makers, and industry practitioners to mitigate AI harms and biases.More +
Bart de Witte
Bart de Witte is a leading and renowned expert on digital transformation in healthcare in Europe, and also one of the most progressive thought leaders in his field. He focuses on developing alternative strategies to create a more desirable future for all of us in a postmodern world. He is the initiator of the Berlin-based non-profit organization HIPPO AI Foundation. This organization aims to make artificial intelligence in medicine a community asset, creating a foundation for a sustainable and equitable society. Bart's goal is to use technology for the common good by preventing future information asymmetries between private organizations and individuals, thereby reducing future health care disparities. Bart is a Fellow at the Institute for Exponential Technologies and Desirable Futures, future.io.
Pawel Piotr Maksymiak
Pawel Piotr Maksymiak, currently based in London, UK, is an IT Engineering consultant with a diverse background working in the government, private security/military, and finance fields. Over the years he has done work for Pfizer, G4S, Enstar, Deutsche Bank, Intel, National Grid and various EU institutions, including the European Chemicals Agency and European Union Monitoring Mission in Tbilisi, Georgia. His main interest is systems engineering focusing on Big Data, chemical informatics and cyber defense, with an additional focus on AI and automation in cyber security. He holds a bachelor's degree in Engineering from Western Pomeranian University of Technology and a master’s degree from the University of Stettin, both in Poland. His favorite quote is “Don't flail against the world, use it" by Chinese philosopher and military strategist Sun Tzu.
Jan Sevcik is the co-founder and CEO of Medical Search Technologies which develops Artificial Intelligence software for the healthcare industry. He has extensive knowledge of the content of EHR data, especially unstructured text, and over 20 years of experience developing algorithms which he utilizes for leading the development of both clinical and administrative applications. He is an avid reader of white papers and research on a variety of topics including graph data theory, biology, and medicine.
Mona Mourshed is CEO of Generation.
Bill Genovese specializes in the further definition and development of digital platforms, architecture and technology strategy which includes the formulation of new solutions in emerging technologies centered on AI, Big Data, drones, blockchain and quantum computing in the financial services, real estate, telecoms and healthcare sectors. Bill has spent most of his 25-year career working across the globe in senior management roles for big multinationals including IBM, KPMG and Wells Fargo Bank. He has also served as CIO and CTO for three startups and most recently as vice president of Corporate Strategy – Global Banking and Financial Markets for Huawei Technologies.
Michelle Louise Jose
Michelle Louise Jose is a pharmacist working in the HealthTech industry with hands-on experience in content preparation for natural language processing. Previously, she was part of the faculty at Manila Adventist College handling core pharmacy subjects. As a multi-faceted individual, Michelle has worked on projects commissioned by local and international organizations such as the World Health Organization and the Department of Health. She also trains pharmacists under the leadership of the Philippine Pharmacists Association, the only accredited national organization for Filipino Pharmacists. Michelle is a staunch advocate of medical facts as an advocate of Pharmacy Information Service counteracting healthcare-related fake news. She holds a Doctor of Pharmacy Degree from Centro Escolar University, Manila.
Tina Nord is a marketing executive & digital strategist, published author & established speaker from Berlin, Germany. Since late 2016, she has been focusing on artificial intelligence and initiated a research project on visual search and the customer journey. In addition, she coordinated the marketing measures for the launch of the first voice-controlled Google Action in Germany. She successfully completed a range of courses on AI and data science at MIT Sloan & MIT CSAIL, among others. Tina is part of the Steering Committee of the NPO Women in AI and represents the organization as Chief Content Officer.
George Mastorakos is a healthcare professional, translational healthcare informaticist andbiomimicry specialist. He helps build what lies at the crossroads betweenstate-of-the-art artificial intelligence methods and optimal patient care. Georgehas led and completed a number of healthcare-applied machine learning andnatural language processing projects from advanced clinical decision supportfor cardiologists to patient portal message triaging algorithms. His specialinterest in biomimicry means he is constantly asking: “How do organisms thathave been evolving for 3.8 billion years share and manipulate data in theirenvironment? How might we develop AI in a smarter, more efficient, and moresustainable way by looking to nature?”
Piyush Dubey is a Principal in A.T. Kearney’s Financial Institutions Group.
Arjun A. Sethi
Arjun Sethi is a partner, the Head of Asia Pacific and Vice Chair of Kearney's Digital Transformation Practice. In 2016 he was selected as one of the top 25 consultants by Consulting magazine for “Excellence in Leadership,” and his thought leadership has been published in American Banker, Virtual Strategies, Wall Street & Technology, and Information Week. Arjun is also a regular contributor to BankTech, writing on digital disruption and digital transformation topics.