The State of AI & its Impact on Nashville: A Fireside Chat with Kirk Borne
About this Event
A night for ALL meetups to talk data and AI with Kirk Borne.
Sponsored by the Data Science Institute at Middle Tennessee State University
This is your opportunity to join up with several Nashville-based meetups that are interested in data science and hear about what lies ahead for Nashville and its workforce. Dr. Kirk Borne, who was recently named the #1 worldwide digital influencer for 2019 in big data, data science, and AI, will be part of a fireside chat style conversation that dives into AI as a whole and its impact on Nashville.
The event is FREE and food and drinks will be provided – courtesy of Middle Tennessee State University and the Data Science Institute at MTSU.
About Kirk Borne
Dr. Kirk Borne is the Principal Data Scientist and an Executive Advisor at global technology and consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton. In these roles, he provides consulting, thought leadership, training, and mentoring in the areas of big data analytics, data science, machine learning, data management, AI, and modeling across various industries and domains. He was previously Professor of Astrophysics and Computational Science at George Mason University for 12 years where he taught data science in the graduate and undergraduate programs. Prior to that he spent nearly 20 years supporting data systems activities for NASA space astronomy missions. He has a B.S. in Physics from LSU, and a Ph.D. in Astronomy from Caltech. He is an active contributor on social media where he promotes the development and applications of digital technologies in any and all domains. Kirk has been one of the top worldwide global influencers in big data and data science on social media every year since 2013, and he was named the #1 worldwide digital influencer for 2019 in big data, data science, and AI. Follow him on Twitter at @KirkDBorne.