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​The Atticus Project Monthly Speaker Series

  • Thanks to our 2020 Atticus & Beyond Speakers! We've learned so much from you all.

     

    The speaker series will resume January 2021. Stay tuned for more!

Past Speakers

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    Beating Humans at Dota and the Promise of Open AI

    Michael Petrov

    Engineer, OpenAI

    Join Michael Petrov  for a lunchtime chat and Q&A about his work at OpenAI, the challenge of beating the best human Dota players, and recent developments in NLP.

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    AI for Good 

    Michael Jones

    Senior Director of Product, AI Research at Salesforce

    Join Michael Jones to learn how to use AI for good, the importance of training datasets for AI, and his research on computer vision and NLP for commercial and non-commercial use cases. 

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    How Tech Can Shape Legal Careers + How to Build a More Inclusive Legal Industry

    Olga Mack

    CEO of Parley Pro

    Join Olga Mack to learn how technology can shape legal careers and the practice of law, as well as her efforts to advocate for professional women in the legal field and beyond.

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    So you want to Build AI? Legal Issues you Need to Think About

    Mark Lyon

    Partner + Chair of the Artificial Intelligence Practice Group, Gibson Dunn

    Join Mark Lyon for a discussion of what you need to think about as you build and implement AI, and how he counsels clients to navigate new and constantly changing legal, ethical, regulatory, and policy issues surrounding AI.

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    What’s Next for Law Firms?

    Nick Abrahams

    Partner & Global Head of Technology and Innovation at Norton Rose Fulbright

    Join Nick Abrahams for a discussion about legal technology, new types of contracts, and the evolution of law firms during these uncertain times.

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    Transportation Transformation

    Evangelos Simoudis

    Founder and Managing Director at Synapse Partners

    Join Dr. Simoudis for a live discussion of his new book "Transportation Transformation", and learn what the future of mobility holds and the new roles of cities, policymakers and regulators.

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    AI Intellectual Property Issues in Technology-focused Transactions

    John Brockland

    Partner, IP and Technology Transactions at Hogan Lovells

    Join John Brockland to discuss selected AI-related IP issues that arise in technology M&A, licensing and development transactions.

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    AI-Powered Talent Intelligence

    Roy Wang

    General Counsel at Eightfold AI

    Lee Tiedrich

    Co-chair of Covington's AI initiative

    Join Roy and Lee for a lively conversation on how to build an ethical, inclusive and compliant HR AI platform and how lawyers can shape the future of talent acquisition.