The Artificial Intelligence World Society Conference At Harvard University

Media Alert: Government and academic leaders will hash out the role of Artificial Intelligence in Government; Working press is invited

The Artificial Intelligence World Society will discuss of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Government. 
The discussion will be chaired by President, World Leadership Alliance – Club de Madrid, former President of Latvia Vaira Vike-Freiberga, with former Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis at:

The Harvard University Faculty Club
20 Quincy Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts
2 – 5 pm, Thursday, September 20th, 2018

The Michael Dukakis Institute’s Tuan Nguyen with Michael Dukakis.

Said Nguyen Anh Tuan, director of the Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation, “As we are all keenly aware, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is one of the fastest growing and most influential technologies today. With the recognition of AI as a growing factor of modern life, the Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation is now developing an AI Peace Treaty for its development and deployment through our AI World Society Initiative (AIWS).

“The focus of the conference will be to explore initiatives and solutions for AIWS, whose aim is to create a social model that makes AI safe, trustworthy, transparent, and humanistic. Specific topics include AI-Government, and AI Peace Treaty to define an ethical foundation for AI implementation.”

Advance registration and press credentials are required.

Contact Dick Pirozzolo at or +1 617-959-4613
Artificial Intelligence World Society Conference
AI-Government and AI Peace Treaty


Topic 1: AI-Government
Prof. Nazli Choucri, MIT
Prof. Jason Furman, Harvard Kennedy School,Former Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers for US President Barack Obama
Mr. Walter Langelaar, Co-founder of SAM–The AI Politician
Prof. Joseph Nye, Harvard University
Mr. Nam Pham, Assistant Secretary for Business Development & International Trade, State of Massachusetts
Prof. John Savage, Brown University
Topic 2: AI Peace Treaty
Outline of AI Peace Treaty, Ms. Beatriz Merino, Former Prime Minister of Peru, Harvard Fellow.
Mr. Ramu Damodaran, Chief of United Nations Academic Impact
Algorithmic Transparency, a solution for AI Peace and AI-Government.,
Prof. Marc Rotenberg, President of EPIC
Mr. Kazuo Yano, Chief Engineering of Hitachi
Topic 3: AI Square
Prof. David Silbersweig, MD,Harvard Medical School
Nguyen Anh Tuan, Director of MDI
Mr. Eliot Weinman, Founder and Chair of AI World.