An Engineer in Congress: An Online Discussion with Rep. Jay Obernolte (Calif.)

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An Engineer in Congress: An Online Discussion with Rep. Jay Obernolte (Calif.)

IEEE members and other technology professionals are invited to join former IEEE member and current U.S. Congressman Jay Obernolte on 8 December at 3:00 PM EST for an online discussion about technology policy, improving American innovation, and what it’s like for a programmer to be in Congress.

Rep. Obernolte’s recorded discussion can be viewed on IEEE-USA’s YouTube channel at: https://youtu.be/v_-dhyX-FgA



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  • Date: 08 Dec 2021
  • Time: 03:00 PM to 03:30 PM
  • All times are America/New_York
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  • Washington, District of Columbia
  • United States 20036

  • Russ Harrison, IEEE-USA
    202.530.8326

  • Starts 23 November 2021 02:41 PM
  • Ends 08 December 2021 01:00 AM
  • All times are America/New_York
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Rep. Jay Obernolte Rep. Jay Obernolte of United States House of Representatives

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An Engineer in Congress

IEEE members and other technology professionals are invited to join former IEEE member and current U.S. Congressman Jay Obernolte on 8 December at 3:00 PM EST for an online discussion about technology policy, improving American innovation, and what it’s like for a programmer to be in Congress.

Biography:

U.S. Congressman Jay Obernolte represents the 8th District of California, one of the larger Congressional districts in the United States.  He sits on the House Science, Technology, & Space Committee and has emerged as a leading thinker in Congress on technology policy, in particular Artificial Intelligence.

Congressman Obernolte has a bachelor’s in Engineering and Applied Science from Cal. Tech., a Masters in Artificial Intelligence from UCLA, and a PhD in Public Administration from California Baptist University – making him one of the very few policy makers in Washington who understands Artificial Intelligence from a technical perspective.





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