1 December, 2021

Reclaiming Tech for Good: The Role of Media in Corporate Accountability

Today’s episode features Dr. Rana el Kaliouby, former Co-Founder and CEO of Affectiva, currently Deputy CEO of Smart Eye, speaking with Elizabeth Bramson-Boudreau, the Chief Executive Officer and publisher of MIT Technology Review.

Elizabeth leads the growth, expansion, and modernization of the Review’s media platforms and products. Elizabeth also serves as the Chairman and President of MIT Enterprise Forum – a non-profit organization with chapters worldwide.  Prior to this role, Elizabeth was the global managing director of the Economist Corporate Network.

Dr. Rana el Kaliouby is a scientist, entrepreneur and an AI thought leader on a mission to humanize technology before it dehumanizes us. She is formerly the Co-Founder and CEO of Affectiva, an MIT spin-off and category defining AI company. She is also an executive fellow at the Harvard Business School where she teaches about AI and startups.

Elizabeth and Rana had a great conversation on how technology can still be a force for good—and how journalism can help keep companies accountable and help them deliver on their promises. Let’s listen in to learn more.

Links of interest:

LinkedIn livestream video

– Attending SXSW 2022? Rana and Elizabeth hosting the session:  Machine or Human? The Ethics Behind Smarter AI

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