Hot Topics in Computing: Fireside Talk with Eric Schmidt

Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Virtual Event

Please join the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing and the Computer Science & Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) on Tuesday, November 17 at 4:00pm for a special Hot Topics in Computing event featuring a fireside talk with former Google CEO & Chairman, and Co-Founder, Schmidt Futures, Eric Schmidt. Details below (limited to 500; registration is required and preference will be given to MIT community).

Eric Schmidt is an accomplished technologist, entrepreneur and philanthropist. He joined Google in 2001 and helped grow the company from a Silicon Valley startup to a global leader in technology alongside founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page. Eric served as Google’s Chief Executive Officer and Chairman from 2001-2011, as well as Executive Chairman and Technical Advisor. Under his leadership, Google dramatically scaled its infrastructure and diversified its product offerings while maintaining a strong culture of innovation. In 2017, he co-founded Schmidt Futures, a philanthropic initiative that bets early on exceptional people making the world better. Eric is the host of “Reimagine with Eric Schmidt,” a podcast series of conversations with leaders to explore how society can build a brighter future after the global coronavirus pandemic.

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