Schedule

January 25-29, 2020
Sat, Jan 25
Sun, Jan 26
Mon, Jan 27
Tue, Jan 28
Wed, Jan 29
09:00

Welcome and Introduction

With David Autor & Jean-Pierre Danthine

09:00 - 09:30, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)Wednesday Keynote SessionView detail

EPFL Extension School Workshop - Machine Learning and Data Visualization

With Frederic Ouwehand, Xavier Adam, Michael Notter, Panagiota Xydi, Christian Luebbe, Bobby Stuijfzand, Enrico Chavez, Harry Anderson & Giulia Ruggeri

09:00 - 17:00, Jan, 29Auditorium AWorkshopView detail
09:30

Talk by Michèle Belot - Title TBA

With Michèle Belot

09:30 - 09:45, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)Wednesday Keynote SessionView detail
09:45

Talk by Enrique Fernandez-Macias - Title TBA

With Enrique Fernández-Macías

09:45 - 10:00, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)Wednesday Keynote SessionView detail
10:00

Psychological reactions to human versus robotic job replacement

With Armin Granulo

10:00 - 10:10, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)Wednesday Keynote SessionView detail
10:10

Q&A

10:10 - 10:30, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)Wednesday Keynote SessionView detail
10:30

Break

10:30 - 11:00, Jan, 29Foyer CampusWednesday Keynote SessionView detail
11:00

The Globotics Upheaval

With Richard Baldwin

11:00 - 11:20, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)Wednesday Keynote SessionView detail
11:20

AI in recruitment: The merits and risks of exploiting social media to identify good candidates

With Franciska Krings

11:20 - 11:35, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)Wednesday Keynote SessionView detail
11:35

Upskilling and AI: an obvious combination

With Christian Scharff

11:35 - 11:50, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)Wednesday Keynote SessionView detail
11:50

“So far, so good”: surviving the fall from the Peak of Inflated Expectations

With Andrea Glorioso

11:50 - 12:05, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)Wednesday Keynote SessionView detail
12:00

Lunch

12:00 - 14:00, Jan, 29Garden LevelSide EventsView detail
12:05

Q&A

12:05 - 12:30, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)Wednesday Keynote SessionView detail
13:30

Welcome & Introduction

With Isabelle Chappuis & Marcel Salathé

13:30 - 13:40, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail

Startup pitches session 1

13:30 - 14:00, Jan, 295ABCStartup PitchesView detail

AI and the future of work

With Ekkehard Ernst

13:30 - 14:00, Jan, 294BCAI & EmploymentView detail

Automatic analysis of videotaped job applicants: Promises and limits

With Marianne Schmid Mast & Nele Dael

13:30 - 14:00, Jan, 294AAI & Human ResourcesView detail

Artificial intelligence in government services across the globe

13:30 - 14:00, Jan, 293AAI & Social PolicyView detail

Panel - Understanding societal and business concerns generated by the rapid development of AI technologies

With Charles Radclyffe, Hugh Taylor, Anna Jobin, Jesper Soederberg, Ron Chrisley, Stefan Ravizza & Sanja Fabrio

13:30 - 15:00, Jan, 293BCAI & GovernanceView detail
13:40

The Organizational Value of Training Managers in Data Science Methods

With Kenneth Younge

13:40 - 13:45, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail
13:45

Upskilling in practice

With Christian Scharff

13:45 - 14:00, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail
14:00

Automatic extraction of storytelling in job interviews

With Eric Mayor & Adrian Bangerter

14:00 - 14:30, Jan, 294AAI & Human ResourcesView detail

Technology & Jobs

With Anna Salomons

14:00 - 14:30, Jan, 294BCAI & EmploymentView detail

Break

14:00 - 14:15, Jan, 29Foyer CampusStartup PitchesView detail

Education for Data-Driven Business

With Guillermo Barrenetxea

14:00 - 14:15, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail

The profiling system of the unemployment insurance in the Flanders

With Ludo Struyven

14:00 - 14:20, Jan, 293AAI & Social PolicyView detail
14:15

Startup pitches session 2

14:15 - 14:45, Jan, 295ABCStartup PitchesView detail

The Future NOW of Work: how AI is transforming the Perfume and Taste industry

With Mieke Van de Capelle

14:15 - 14:30, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail
14:20

Using machine learning to optimize geographic allocation and integration of refugees

With Dominik Hangartner

14:20 - 14:40, Jan, 293AAI & Social PolicyView detail
14:30

Discussion

14:30 - 15:00, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail

Resilience in the Labor Market

With Alexandra Spitz-Oener

14:30 - 15:00, Jan, 294BCAI & EmploymentView detail

Facing Employers and Customers: Cues for Perceived Soft Skills

With Skanda Muralidhar

14:30 - 15:00, Jan, 294AAI & Human ResourcesView detail
14:40

Break

14:40 - 15:45, Jan, 29Foyer CampusAI & Social PolicyView detail
14:45

Break

14:45 - 15:00, Jan, 29Foyer CampusStartup PitchesView detail
15:00

Startup pitches session 3

15:00 - 15:30, Jan, 295ABCStartup PitchesView detail

Break

15:00 - 15:20, Jan, 29Foyer CampusAI & GovernanceView detail

Break

15:00 - 15:30, Jan, 29Foyer CampusAI & Human ResourcesView detail

Break

15:00 - 15:30, Jan, 29Foyer CampusAI & SkillsView detail

Break

15:00 - 15:30, Jan, 294BCAI & EmploymentView detail
15:20

Panel - Exploring the role of regulatory policy & possible ways forward

With Eva Thelisson, Anna Wippel, David Campos, Wayne Grixti, Thomas Schneider & Ayisha Piotti

15:20 - 17:00, Jan, 293BCAI & GovernanceView detail
15:30

Robotics and employment

With Christian Kemper

15:30 - 15:50, Jan, 294BCAI & EmploymentView detail

Conventional versus non-conventional methods for job interviews

With Emmanuelle Kleinlogel

15:30 - 16:00, Jan, 294AAI & Human ResourcesView detail

Break

15:30 - 15:45, Jan, 29Foyer CampusStartup PitchesView detail

Talk by Isabelle Chappuis and Marcel Salathé - Title TBA

With Isabelle Chappuis & Marcel Salathé

15:30 - 15:45, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail
15:45

From "gut feeling" to "data-driven" decision making

With Mara Pasquali

15:45 - 16:00, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail

Startup pitches session 4

15:45 - 16:10, Jan, 295ABCStartup PitchesView detail

The Dutch 'System Risk Indication' (SyRI) - profiling citizens in a welfare state

With Ronald Huissen

15:45 - 16:05, Jan, 293AAI & Social PolicyView detail
15:50

Improving Job Search

With Helene Benghalem

15:50 - 16:00, Jan, 294BCAI & EmploymentView detail
16:00

Yooture - Improving Recruiting Efficiency by Intelligent Matchmaking

With Martin Scherrer, Kevin Zogg & Camille Terrier

16:00 - 16:30, Jan, 294BCAI & EmploymentView detail

Learner experience and professional benefits from Applied Data Science: Machine Learning program (EPFL Extensions School)

With Frédéric Baffou

16:00 - 16:15, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail

Supporting Job-seekers’ efficacy through self-reflection tools

With Mauro Cherubini

16:00 - 16:30, Jan, 294AAI & Human ResourcesView detail
16:05

Experiences with AI in the administration of public services in the United Kingdom

With Tom Symons

16:05 - 16:25, Jan, 293AAI & Social PolicyView detail
16:15

Education in the 21st century

With Pierre Vandergheynst

16:15 - 16:30, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail
16:30

Discussion

16:30 - 17:00, Jan, 29Auditorium C (Cloud)AI & SkillsView detail

Ready for Change!

With Boris Zürcher

16:30 - 17:00, Jan, 294BCAI & EmploymentView detail

Innovation in HR: applications of AI in recruitment and organizational development

With Philippe Labouchère

16:30 - 17:00, Jan, 294AAI & Human ResourcesView detail

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