The planning committee is hard at work building an agenda that will provide plenty of engaging discussion and opportunities to learn.  Times are tentative; please check back often for more details!

Monday, November 13  
Welcome Reception

215 McKenna Hall

(Directly across the street from the Morris Inn entrance)

6:30 pm - 8:30pm
Tuesday, November 14    
Breakfast and Registration Morris Inn Salons A/B/C 7:30 am - 8:30 am
Welcome Morris Inn Salons A/B 8:30 am - 9:00 am

Keynote Speaker

Brandie M. Nonnecke, PhD

Director, CITRIS Policy Lab & Associate Research Professor at the Goldman School of Public Policy, UC Berkeley

  9:00 am - 9:45 am

EDUCAUSE AI Horizon Report

Jenay Robert, Senior Researcher @ EDUCAUSE

  9:45 am - 10:15 am
Break   10:15 am - 10:30 am

Faculty/Student Panel:  Teaching and Learning with AI

Susan D. Blum, Professor of Anthropology (Chair)
Ahmed Abbasi, Joe and Jane Giovanini Professor of IT, Analytics, and Operations
Ardea Russo, Director, Office of Academic Standards
Patrick Clauss, Francis O'Malley Director of the University Writing Program
Collin McMillan, Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering
Zomor Baron, Student

  10:30 am - 11:45 am

Harvard University

Encouraging Experimentation with the AI Sandbox

David LaPorte, Senior Director, Integration and Innovation

David Heitmeyer, Director, Academic Platform Development


  11:45 am - 12:30 pm
Lunch Morris Inn Salons A/B/C 12:30 pm - 13:30 pm

New York University

Developing a Gen AI Technical Ecosystem in NYU

Meenakshi Baker, Executive Director, Strategic Initiatives and Planning at NYU IT

Sergey Samsonau, Artificial Intelligence Technical Lead, Research Technology Services, NYU IT

  1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

University of Michigan

Building at Platform for Equitable AI at the University of Michigan

Bob Jones, Director of Emerging Technologies

Don Lambert, Director of AI Services

  2:15  pm -  3:15 pm


  3:15 pm - 3:45 pm

University of Delaware

UD Study AiDE: Developing an Internal AI Model for Student Success

Erin Sicuranza, Director, Academic Technology Services

Jevonia Harris, IT-ATS Team Lead - Software Engineer

  3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Arizona State University

Accelerating AI at ASU 

Elizabeth Reilley, Executive Director, AI Acceleration • Office of the CIO

Zohair Zaidi, Director of AI Technology

  4:30 pm - 5:15 pm


5:15 pm 
Happy Hour

Foley's @ Campus Crossroads

South side of Notre Dame Stadium

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Hosted Dinner on Campus

Foley's @ Campus Crossroads

South side of Notre Dame Stadium

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
On-Field Experience

Notre Dame Stadium

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, November 15  
Breakfast Morris Inn Salons A/B/C 7:30 am - 8:30 am

Keynote Speaker

Neil Sahota

IBM Master Inventor, United Nations Advisor on Artificial Intelligence, and 

author of the best-seller Own the AI Revolution

Morris Inn Salons A/B 8:30 am - 9:15 am

Campus Engagement with Leadership 

Stan Waddell, Chief Information Officer, Carnegie-Mellon University

  9:15 am - 10:00 am

Generative AI for the Enterprise

Jameson Lee, AI/ML Architect at Moveworks

Jameson has worked at every stage of the AI pipeline. He has helped hundreds of companies to implement and operationalize AI strategies. His vast experience as a practitioner is why organizations look to him to identify the key use cases and requirements that ensure the adoption and success of AI applications.

  10:00 am - 10:45 am
Break   10:45 am - 11:00 am

AI at the Intersection of Contracts, Privacy, and Risk

Matt D'Emilio, Director, University Contracts Office, Carnegie-Mellon University

Phil Reiter, Assoc. Director of Privacy, University of Illinois

Moderator: Tim Flanagan, Sr Assoc Dir, Office of General Counsel, Notre Dame

  11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dismiss with Box Lunch   12:00 pm