Political Science Alumni returns to campus to deliver lecture

Jay Yonamine, 2019 recipient of the Penn State Alumni Achievement Award will deliver lecture:“A History of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning”

Political Science alumnus Jay Yonamine, head of data science and global patents at Google, will deliver a lecture titled “A History of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning” at 11:15 a.m. on Friday, March 29, in Paterno Library’s Foster Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

Yonamine, who earned a master's degree and a doctorate in political science from Penn State in 2011 and 2013, respectively, is widely recognized as one of the pioneers and thought leaders in the data science field. He is at the forefront of efforts to use “big data” to make policy decisions and at balancing human experience and big data to achieve optimal results.

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link to podcast interview with Jay Yonamine: https://www.democracyworkspodcast.com/2019/06/10/ai/