Building a Tech State of Mind

Friday, April 8, 8:30-9:30am

Dr. Nashlie Sephus, AI expert and entrepreneur, discusses her diverse career journey growing up in Jackson, Mississippi, navigating her PhD in computer engineering, building the groundwork of a tech startup company which was acquired by Amazon, and building the team that focuses on fairness and biases in AI. She also tells how others can get into the "Tech State of Mind" as she is developing the tech ecosystem in her hometown by having founded a non-profit (Bean Path) as well as building a 14+ acres, live-work-play, tech hub.