Artificial Creativity? Columbia Professor Hod Lipson Joins PRovoke16 Lineup

MIAMI—Columbia University professor of mechanical engineering Hod Lipson, a roboticist and expert in artificial intelligence and digital manufacturing, has joined the lineup for PRovoke16, the fifth annual Global Public Relations Summit, which takes place in Miami later this month.At a session sponsored and moderated by Weber Shandwick, Lipson will discuss the new world of “self-driving cars, chatbots, and Alexa” where we have taught machines to paint works of art, apply tattoos and write songs. The session will ask whether press releases and creative briefs next and how the growth of AI will compare and contrast to the impact social and digital media had on our industry.Lipson’s research asks questions such as: Can robots ultimately design and make other robots? Can machines be curious and creative?  Will robots ever be truly self-aware? Answers to these questions can help illuminate life’s…


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