The primary mission of the GSU Student Chapter of the ACM is to provide a series of lectures, events, and field trips throughout the regular school year to promote the education and professional development of students as well as faculty members.

Upcoming Events

AI in the Enterprise: Opportunity and Challenges
Speaker: Jason Schlachter
Affiliation: Stanley Black & Decker, Inc.
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm - Student Center East, Room 217

You know how to write software and build killer AI models – you’re a rock star. But are you prepared for corporate America? Learn what it’s like to work as an AI researcher, AI architect, or data scientist within a large organization, and how you can ensure that you’re at the right place, on the right team, and focused on the projects that will drive company value and make you a hero. In this talk, we’ll explore some of the ways in which things go sideways in the real world and identify some best practices for your success and the ethical use of AI.

About the Speaker: Jason Schlachter is a senior strategist at Stanley Black & Decker, where he leads artificial intelligence and IoT strategy and program development across its industrial, tools, security, and healthcare businesses. Jason previously worked in the defense and intelligence world, most recently as a senior research scientist for 10 years at Lockheed Martin’s Advanced Technology Laboratories (LM ATL), leading AI, cyber, and robotics efforts under DARPA, ONR, and other sources of funding. He also hosts the “We Wonder” podcast, which focuses on how our lives and society is affected by our tech and is always on the lookout for exciting guests to join the show.

End-of-Semester Bash: Have Breakfast with ACM!
Monday, December 9, 2019 - 9:30 am to 12:00 pm - 25 Park Place, Room 755

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