Work and Intelligent Tools and Systems (WITS)

Organizers

Ken Goldberg

University of California, Berkeley: Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

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Jennifer Granholm

University of California, Berkeley: Distinguished Adjunct Professor at the Law & Goldman School of Public Policy, Senior Research Fellow at the Berkeley Energy and Climate Institute (BECI) and Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society (CITRIS); Former Governor of the state of Michigan

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Martin Kenney

University of California, Davis: Professor of Human and Community Development

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Bradford DeLong

University of California, Berkeley: Professor of Economics

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Shankar Sastry

University of California, Berkeley: Dean of Engineering

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Costas Spanos

University of California, Berkeley: Professor of EECS, Director of CITRIS and the Banatao Institute; Berkeley Educational Alliance for Research in Singapore: CTO

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Laura Tyson

University of California, Berkeley: Institute for Business & Social Impact Faculty Director, Blum Center for Developing Economies Board of Trustees Chair

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John Zysman - Convener

University of California, Berkeley: Professor Emeritus, BRIE Founder/Director

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Co-FOUNDERS

Annette Bernhardt

University of California, Berkeley: Director of Low-Wage Work Program at the Center for Labor Research & Education, Senior Researcher at the Institute for Research on Labor and Employment

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Olaf Groth

Cambrian.ai: CEO; HULT International Business School: Professor of Global Strategic Management, Innovation & Economics and Director of Disruption Futures; University of California, Berkeley: BRIE Visiting Scholar

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Kenji Kushida

Stanford University: Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center Japan Program Research Scholar, Stanford Silicon Valley-New Japan Project Leader

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Tara Lemmey

Net Power & Light: CEO and Co-founder; LENS Ventures: Chairperson

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Niels Christian Nielsen

World Refugee School: CEO; Wikimedia Endowment: Board Member; Board Director of Multiple Companies; Former President of Danish Technology Institute

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Mark Nitzberg

University of California, Berkeley: Executive Director of Center for Human Compatible AI, Head of strategic outreach for Berkeley AI Research

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Petri Rouvinen

Research Institute of the Finnish Economy (ETLA): Research Director; Etlatieto (a subsidiary of ETLA): Managing Director

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Hanne Shapiro

Hanne Shapiro Futures: Business Owner

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Collaborators

Alexandre Bayen

University of California, Berkeley: Liao-Cho Innovation Endowed Chair, Director of the Institute of Transportation Studies

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Michael Borrus

XSeed Capital: Founding Partner; University of California, Berkeley: BRIE Co-Founder

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Jack Citrin

University of California, Berkeley: Professor of Political Science, Former Director of the Institute of Governmental Studies

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Camille Crittenden

University of California: Deputy Director of CITRIS and the Banatao Institute, Director of the CITRIS Connected Communities Initiative, Executive Director of the CITRIS Social Apps Lab

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Michael Dowling

University of Regensburg: Professor of Innovation and Technology Management

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Barry Eichengreen

University of California, Berkeley: Professor of Economics

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Stuart Feldman

Schmidt Sciences: Head of Schmidt Sciences

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Lee Fleming

University of California, Berkeley: Faculty Director of the Coleman Fung Institute of Engineering Leadership, Professor in the Industrial Engineering & Operations Research Department

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Martin Fleming

Chief Analytics Officer and Chief Economist of IBM

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Bjoern Hartmann

University of California, Berkeley: Associate Professor of EECS, Faculty Director of the Jacobs Institute for Design Innovation

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Brian Kahin

Computer & Communications Industry Association: Senior Fellow; University of Michigan: Research Investigator and Adjunct Professor at School of Information, Special advisor to the Provost's Office

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Phil Kaminsky

University of California, Berkeley: Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations, Associate Dean of the College of Engineering

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Stephane Kasriel

Upwork: CEO

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Helmut Krcmar

Technische Universitat Munichen: Chair of Computer Science in Economics

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Ilkka Lakaniemi

Finland Chamber of Commerce: Vice President in charge of Digitalization & Renewal-national projects; Aalto University: Research Director at the Center for Knowledge and Innovation Research

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Hank Love

American Jobs Project: Executive Director

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Stuart Russell

University of California, Berkeley: Professor of Computer Science, Smith Zadeh Professor in Engineering

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Alberto Sangiovanni-Vincentelli

University of California, Berkeley: Edgar L. Harold H. Buttner Chair of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences

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Patrick Scaglia

University of California: Co-Founder of CITRIS Foundry technology incubator program

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Steve Vogel

University of California, Berkeley: Professor of Political Science

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other participants

Paul Alivisatos

University of California, Berkeley: Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, Samsung Distinguished Professor of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology

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Pushkar P. Apte

Director of Strategic Initiatives, UC Berkeley - CITRIS & CREST

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Dan Breznitz

University of Toronto: Professor of Global Affairs, Munk Chair of Innovation Studies

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Stijn Broecke

OECD Directorate of Employment, Labor and Social Affairs: Labor Market Economist, Employment Analysis and Policy Division

Allessandra Collechia

OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Industry: Head of Economic Analysis and Statistics (EAS) Division

Chiara Criscuolo

OECD Directorate for Science Technology and Innovation: Head of Productivity and Business Dynamics Division

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Giovanni Dosi

Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna: Professor of Economics, Director of Institute of Economics

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Chris Edley

University of California, Berkeley: The Honorable William H. Orrick, Jr. Distinguished Professor, Former Dean of the School of Law; The Opportunity Institute: Co-Founder and President

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Stuart W. Elliott

OECD Directorate of Education and Skills: Project Leader for the study on the Future of Skill-biased Technological Change

Marion Fourcade

University of California, Berkeley: Professor of Sociology

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Montserrat Gomendio

OECD Directorate for Education and Skills: Head of the OECD Centre for Skills (EDU), Deputy Director

Dennis Gorlich

Kiel Institute for the World Economy: Managing Director of the Global Economic Symposium

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Robert Grundke

OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation: Economist

Mark Huberty

Google: Geospatial and Economic Data Analyst for Google Maps

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Stephanie Jamet

OECD Directorate for Education and Skills: Senior Economist

Rob Johnson

Institute for New Economic Thinking: President; Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute: Senior Fellow and Director

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Soren Jorgensen

Innovation Center Denmark Silicon Valley: Executive Director

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Mark Kvamme

Drive Capital: Co-founder and Partner

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Peter Leyden

Reinvent: Founder and CEO

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Susan Lund

Mckinsey & Company: Partner; McKinsey Global Institute: Chairman and Director

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Luca Marcolin

OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation: Economist

Lenny Mendonca

Senior Partner Emeritus; McKinsey & Company

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Andreea Minea

OECD Directorate for Education and Skills: Economist

Michelle Moskowitz

University of California, Berkeley: Director of Advocacy and Institutional Relations in the Office of Government and Community Relations

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Jonathan Murray

GE Healthcare: Managing Director, Research Circle Technology

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Brandie Martin Nonnecke

University of California, Berkeley: Research & Development Manager for CITRIS; University of California, Davis: Program Director for CITRIS

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Jeppe Olesen

Innovation Center Denmark Silicon Valley: Science Attache

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Tim O’Reilly

O’Reilly Media: CEO

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Derek Ozkal

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation: Program Officer in Entrepreneurship

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Viviana Padelli

University of California, Berkeley: Lecturer at Haas School of Business; Confindustria: Senior Policy Adviser in Confindustria Delegation to the EU

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Lee Rainie

Pew Research Center: Director of Internet and Technology Research

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Sean Randolph

Bay Area Council Economic Institute: Senior Director

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Lukas Repa

EU Commission, Directorate General for Competition: Deputy Head of Unit; University of California, Berkeley: Fellow at the Institute of European Studies

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Stefano Scarpetta

OECD Directorate for Employment, Labor and Social Affairs: Director

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Andreas Schleicher

OECD Directorate for Education and Skills: Director; Special Advisor on Education Policy to the OECD Secretary-General

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Michael Schönstein

German Federal Ministry for Labour and Social Affairs: Senior Advisor, Future of Work and Skilled Labor Supply, Division Icl

Barry Schwartz

Swarthmore College: Dorwin P. Cartwright Professor of Social Theory and Social Action Emeritus Psychology

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MariaGrazia Squicciarini

OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation: Senior Economist/Head of Unit

Matthew Stepka

University of California, Berkeley: Visiting Scholar/Executive in Residence at Haas School of Business; Google: Former Vice President of Special Projects

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Bruce Stokes

Pew Research Center: Director of Global Economic Attitudes

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Robert Strand

University of California, Berkeley: Executive Director of Haas School of Business Center for Responsible Business

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Chor-Kiang Tan

National Research Foundation Singapore Strategy Directorate: Assistant Head

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Eric Thelen

EIT Digital Silicon Valley Hub: Director

Ryoichi Togashi

Komatsu: General Manager

Claire Tomlin

University of California, Berkeley: Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Charles A. Desoer Chair in the College of Engineering

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Hal Varian

Google: Chief Economist; University of California, Berkeley: Emeritus Professor in the School of Information, the Haas School of Business, and the Department of Economics

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Mary Walshok

University of California, San Diego: Dean of the University Extension, Associate Vice Chancellor for Public Programs, Adjunct Professor in Department of Sociology

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Ann Weeby

Salesforce: Director of Workforce Innovation

Andrew Wyckoff

OECD Directorate for Science, Technology and Innovation: Director

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Lan Xue

Tsinghua University: Cheung Kong Chair Professor, Dean of the School of Public Policy and Management

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Saadia Zahidi

World Economic Forum: Head of Education, Gender and Work System Initiative, Member of Executive Committee, World Economic Forum Geneva

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