SciTech Northwest is the region's annual science and technology expo that highlights the latest innovations from three of Washington's premier research institutions. Inventors and commercialization experts from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, University of Washington, and Washington State University showcase new and emerging technologies with hands-on demonstration. Check out the FULL PROGRAM.
This year's event was held on October 11th, 2017 and the theme was data in all of its forms: including big data, visualization, modeling, predictive analytics, cyber security, the cloud, and smart devices (visit technologies' descriptions to read about the innovations featured).
More than 170 attendees from industry and universities learned about opportunities for collaboration and technology licensing, and listened to the expo's keynote speaker, Ewa Dominowska, a director at Google Research, who leads the company's machine learning and artificial intelligence teams. Her presentation's theme was Ethical AI, and spoke to the importance of industry staying mindful that humans are at the center of AI, and it is industry's responsibility to build ethics into the systems and data to protect against three threats -privacy, un-biasing, and control. Click here to listen to Ewa's full presentation!
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