Edge Of Infectious Diseases, Nanotechnology, Telecommunications, Big Data And Public Health | A Talk By Professor Rachel Mckendry Followed By Q&A Session

Infectious diseases rank among the gravest threats to human health alongside global warming and terrorism. New strains continue to evolve every year and can spread rapidly. The consequences can be devastating. The 1918 Spanish flu killed an estimated 50 million people. Today HIV infects 34 million people and the recent

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The Impact Of Automation & Artificial Intelligence On Our Economy | A Talk By Robert Reich Followed By Q&A Session

Professor Reich comes to Google to discuss the impact of automation & artificial intelligence on our economy. He also provides a recommendation on how we can ensure future technologies benefit the entire economy, not just those at the top. Robert Reich is the Chancellor’s Professor of Public Policy at the

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Quantum Computing – The Qubit Technology Revolution: Panel Discussion Followed By Q&A Session

One of the strangest features of quantum mechanics is also potentially its most useful: entanglement. By harnessing the ability for two particles to be intimately intertwined across great distances, researchers are working to create technologies that even Einstein could not imagine, from quantum computers that can run millions of calculations

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The Facebook Dilemma | Interview Of Alex Stamos: Former Facebook Chief Security Officer

Alex Stamos was the chief security officer at Facebook from 2015-2018. He is currently an adjunct professor at Stanford’s Freeman-Spogli Institute, a William J. Perry Fellow at the Center for International Security and Cooperation, and a visiting scholar at the Hoover Institution. This is the transcript of an interview with

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The Facebook Dilemma | Interview Of Guy Rosen: Facebook VP Of Product Management

Guy Rosen has served as the vice president of product management at Facebook since 2013. This is the transcript of an interview with Frontline’s James Jacoby conducted on September 5, 2018. It has been edited in parts for clarity and length. Bring me back to the moment when you’re basically

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The Facebook Dilemma | Interview Of Brad Parscale: Trump 2016 Digital Media Director

Brad Parscale was a digital and media advisor for Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign. He is currently managing Trump’s 2020 presidential campaign. This is the transcript of an interview with Frontline’s James Jacoby conducted on August 8, 2018. It has been edited in parts for clarity and length. At what

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The Facebook Dilemma | Interview Of David Madden: Tech Entrepreneur

David Madden is the founder of Phyandeeyar, an innovation lab that invests in local technology startups and trains entrepreneurs in Myanmar. He is also an entrepreneur-in-residence at Omidyar Network, an impact investment firm. This is the transcript of an interview with Frontline’s James Jacoby conducted on June 19, 2018. It

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Quantum Information Science 2021: Top Perceptions From Top QC Leaders

Quantum Computing Investment Today Quantum Computing (QC) proof of concept (POC) projects are growing in Q4 2021 with commercialization pilots by 2025 and broader adoption before 2030. Accelerated digital transformation and digital reshaping from the pandemic is driving investments and early IPOs (ex. Q1 announcement by IonQ). In my daily

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The Facebook Dilemma | Interview Of Tessa Lyons: Facebook Product Manager

Tessa Lyons has served as a product manager at Facebook since 2017, focusing on the integrity of information on the site’s News Feed. She originally joined Facebook as a business lead to the company’s chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg. This is the transcript of an interview with Frontline’s James Jacoby

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The Facebook Dilemma | Interview Of Sam Woolley: Computational Propaganda Project

Sam Woolley is the director of research for the Computational Propaganda Project. This is the transcript of an interview with Frontline’s James Jacoby conducted on March 1, 2018. It has been edited in parts for clarity and length. So let’s start at the beginning. How did you get involved in

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The Facebook Dilemma | Interview Of Elizabeth Linder: Former Facebook Politics & Government Specialist

Elizabeth Linder was a politics and government specialist at Facebook from 2008-2016. She founded and is currently CEO of The Conversational Century. This is the transcript of an interview with Frontline’s James Jacoby conducted on April 13, 2018. It has been edited in parts for clarity and length. Let’s start

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World’s Strongest Coffee: The Birth Of Death Wish Coffee Company | Q&A Session

In 2012, The Death Wish Coffee Company was started in a small coffee shop in Saratoga Springs, NY. Founder, Mike Brown, saw a need for coffee that was both strong and delicious to serve his groggy, morning customers. After creating the perfect blend of beans and combining it with his

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