Emerging Technologies Symposium: Quantum Computing, Artificial Intelligence, and 5G
On June 18, the Policy Forum at AT&T hosted an in-depth discussion on emerging technologies and the research and development efforts currently underway in artificial intelligence, quantum computing, and 5G next-generation wireless networks. The event featured welcome remarks by Margaret Peterlin, Senior Vice President, AT&T Global External and Public Affairs, and included a fireside chat with Rick Perry, U.S. Secretary of Energy, and John Donovan, Chief Executive Officer, AT&T Communications. The fireside chat discussed how 5G and quantum computing are instrumental in delivering the next generation of technological innovations, including wireless broadband service, IoT, and artificial intelligence.
A keynote address followed with Andre Fuetsch, President, AT&T Labs and Chief Technology Officer.
The event concluded with a panel moderated by Kiran Stacey, Financial Times Technology Reporter.
Panel participants included Maria Spiropulu, Caltech Experimental Physicist; Jake Taylor, Assistant Director for Quantum Information Science, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy; and Soren Telfer, Director, AT&T Palo Alto Foundry.
Speaker bios available here.
Presentation materials available here.