Speaker: Ed Hsu, Senior Advisor Disruptive Technologies, World Bank

Bio: Edward Hsu is the Senior Adviser, Disruptive Technologies within the World Bank’s Infrastructure Vice Presidency. His role includes managing special initiatives within disruptive technologies and developing partnerships with global strategic technology companies. Ed formerly served as Chief of Staff to the World Bank President and previously worked on Wall Street at JP Morgan. He holds a Master of Public Affairs from Princeton, MBA from Columbia and BA from Yale.

Description: Ed Hsu sits at the intersection of one of the world’s oldest problems – global poverty -- and newest solutions – artificial intelligence. How is AI being applied to the developing world, what are the challenges and how can we help?