Thank you for joining the University of Chicago and Chicago Booth in Davos
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Society
Raghuram G. Rajan
Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance, Chicago Booth
The Honorable Penny Pritzker
Founder and Chairman, PSP Capital Partners
38th US Secretary of Commerce
The panel delved into many aspects of artificial intelligence, including its impact on technology, agriculture, energy sustainability, precision medicine, and finance. The panelists also addressed AI’s impact on jobs, incomes, trade, political debate, and society as a whole and how innovation can be managed to help everyone and not just certain pockets of society.
About the Event
The annual University of Chicago event in Davos takes place during the World Economic Forum. The event begins with a panel discussion, followed by a cocktail reception. Seating for the panel discussion is limited, so we strongly encourage you register early. Invited guests are allowed to register one guest online. If you would like to invite an additional guest, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for consideration.
If you have registered but can no longer attend, please email email@example.com.
Attending the World Economic Forum
Hotels and chalets in Davos book quickly for the World Economic Forum. Hotels are available in Zurich, which is about a two-hour train ride to the Davos Platz station. The Steigenberger Grandhotel Belvédère is a 10-minute walk from the train station, located directly across the street from the Kirchner Museum.
Chalets may be available in neighboring towns such as Klosters Dorf and Klosters Platz, which are about a 20-minute train ride to the Davos Platz station.
Take the train to the Davos Platz station. From Davos Platz the hotel is a 10-minute walk toward the town center.
To view train schedules, visit the SSB timetable.
From Zurich take motorway A3/A13 (green signs) in the direction of Chur to Landquart. From Landquart change to cantonal road 28 to Davos. In Davos follow the Promenade (main road) to Davos Platz. Turn left about 300 meters after the Congress Centre. Parking is not available at the hotel for the event.
Several transportation companies offer car service during the World Economic Forum from Zurich to Davos. To arrange transportation, please visit the following websites:
Past Event Photos and Videos
Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Society The panel delved into many aspects of artificial intelligence, including its impact on technology, agriculture, energy sustainability, precision medicine, and finance. The panelists also addressed AI's impact on jobs,...