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Using AI to Solve Real World Problems

March 4, 2024 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Curious about the practical applications of AI?

Join us for an insightful one-hour panel discussion where our experts will explore how AI is reshaping industries like bug farming, fire management, and beyond. Discover how AI can streamline processes, boost productivity, and enhance efficiency across various sectors.

Don’t miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights and be part of the conversation!


About our Speakers:

Robert Atwood

Robert Atwood is the CEO and Co-Founder of Fire AI. As an entrepreneur and former firefighter, he has spent his career building tools and solutions designed to increase information access for firefighters, fire managers and decision makers. He is passionate about the way new technologies can better inform decision making, safety and public expenditure.


Dr. Lee Bess

Dr. Lee Bess holds a PhD in Insect Biology from the University of Illinois, an MS in Plant Biology from the University of Missouri. During their 20-year career in biological science, Lee has worked as university faculty, as a federal government entomologist, and collaborated with private companies focused on insect growth or control. Currently, Lee is the Chief Insect Officer at the Ontario tech startup Bug Mars, and is training AI models to interpret and predict the behavior of insects with the goal of making insect farming more humane and accessible


Tasi Gottschlag





March 4, 2024
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm