The Future of AI is Multistakeholder

Terah Lyons, Partnership on AI

Terah Lyons discusses the mission of The Partnership on AI.

Terah Lyons, Founding Executive Director, Partnership on AI

Terah Lyons is the founding executive director of the Partnership on AI, a multi-stakeholder nonprofit organization founded by Amazon, Apple, DeepMind, Facebook, Google, IMB, and Microsoft to advance the benefits and address the challenges of machine intelligence. She is a former policy advisor to the U.S. Chief Technology Officer in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and a Mozilla Foundation technology policy fellow. In her capacity at the White House, Terah led a policy portfolio in the Obama administration focused on machine intelligence, including AI, robotics, and intelligent transportation systems. She also advised the administration on issues related to diversity and inclusion in the technology industry and entrepreneurial ecosystem. Previously, Terah was a fellow with the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences based in Cape Town, South Africa. She is a graduate of Harvard University, where she currently sits on the alumni association’s board of directors.


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