UC Berkeley Goldman School of Public Policy and Digimarc
Safeguarding the Development of Artificial Intelligence
Monday, January 22 – Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall – 4:30pm-6:00pm, RSVP Here
We invite you to join former UC President and Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano and Digimarc CEO Riley McCormack, in conversation with New Mexico Attorney General Raúl Torrez and UC Professor Dr. Hany Farid, as they discuss cross-sector solutions and the actions needed to safeguard the development of GenAI. Key topics include, but are not limited to, GenAI’s impact on election security, content provenance and authenticity, and copyright ownership.
Following the event there will be a reception with free food and wine for attendees.
About the Speakers
Secretary Janet Napolitano
State Attorney General Raúl Torrez
Dr. Hany Farid
The Center for Security in Politics (CSP) supports research, curriculum, and convenings that bring students, academics, and leading political practitioners together to address critical global risks, to translate research and analysis into actionable solutions for policymakers, thought leaders and elected officials, and to train a diverse generation of security professionals for careers in public service.
Digimarc is a global leader in product digitization. A pioneer in digital watermarks, Digimarc connects every physical and digital item to a digital twin that enables the capture of product data, record events and interactions, and supports powerful new automations. Trusted to deter counterfeiting of global currency for more than 20 years, Digimarc is also recognized for ensuring product authenticity, improving plastics recycling, and more, with a commitment to promoting a prosperous, safer, and more sustainable world. In 2023, Digimarc was named to the Fortune 2023 Change the World list and honored as a 2023 Fast Company World Changing Ideas finalist.