Artificial Intelligence

HARRISBURG, Feb. 13 – Artificial intelligence was the topic of vast discussion at a House Majority Policy Committee hearing Tuesday morning, including how it’s already impacting everyday life and what comes next. The hearing was hosted by Reps. Chris Pielli (D-Chester), Bob Merski (D-Erie), and Jenn O’Mara (D-Delaware). It featured testimony from tech experts, medical professionals, and educators who discussed the different ways in which artificial intelligence has influenced their fields, and how they’re preparing to utilize it in the future. 

  • Testifiers:
    • Tyler Clark- Director of State and Local Government Affairs, Microsoft Corporation
    • Dr. Chandan K. Sen, PhD, FNAI- Director, McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine
    • Dr. Deeptankar DeMazumder, MD, PhD- Associate Professor of Surgery, McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine
    • Dr. Richard Burns- Professor of Computer Science, West Chester University
    • Samuel Hodge Jr.- Professor, Fox School of Business, Temple University
    • Michael Soskil- STEM Teacher, Wallenpaupack South Elementary School

Agenda + Testimony

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