KEY NOTE SPEAKER: DR. CHRIS WHITE, MICROSOFT SPECIAL PROJECTS
Dr. White brought us a technology update and highlighted his whirlwind education and career accomplishments that include his nationally recognized work at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), which has been applied to countering human trafficking, financial fraud, and terrorism. In 2016 he received the Presidential Award for Extraordinary Efforts to Combat Trafficking in Persons.
Chris and his team are currently developing software for data analysis, focusing on the intersection of artificial intelligence and business intelligence. His work has been featured in media outlets including Popular Science, CBS’s 60 Minutes, CNN, the Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone Magazine, TEDx, and Google’s Solve for X.
White, of Oklahoma City, is a graduate of Oklahoma State University. He was introduced by OSU President Burns Hargis.
We also honored retiring Roundtable Director of Operations Ann McVey, for her 26 years of service to our organization!