2020 IPaT Spring Town Hall Meeting & Networking Reception

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Please join us for the 2020 IPaT Spring Town Hall & Networking Reception. We'll discuss our priorities and plans for this semester and host a focused discussion examining strategies to support climate resiliency.


3:30-3:50 p.m. - Opening Remarks and Spring 2020 Highlights

Beth Mynatt, Executive Director, Institute for People and Technology

3:50-4 p.m. - Minute Madness

Brief updates on our work in human-centered AI, sports research, gaming & esports, and new partnerships in health research. 

4-4:50 p.m. - Panel and Community Discussions: Climate Resiliency

We'll discuss how IPaT can support researchers responding to climate change, including strategies for resiliency and sustainability at the intersection of people and technology.


Kim Cobb (moderator), Georgia Power Chair and ADVANCE Professor, School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Marilyn Brown, Regents' and Brook Byers Professor of Sustainable Systems, School of Public Policy

Jennifer Leavey, Principal Academic Professional, School of Biological Sciences; Director, Urban Honey Bee Project

Jessica Rose, Associate Director, Analytics and Communications, Facilities Management

Rich Simmons, Senior Research Engineer and Fellow, Strategic Energy Institute; Director, Energy Policy and Innovation Center (EPICenter)

4:50-5 p.m. - Wrap-up and IPaT Star Award Announcement

5-5:30 p.m. - Networking Reception



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