On Thursday, November 8, The Washington Post will launch the “Technology 202” live series with eBay CEO Devin Wenig, White House Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy Coordination Chris Liddell, Deputy Assistant to the President for Technology Policy Michael Kratsios and Special Assistant to the President for Tech, Telecom, and Cyber Policy Gail Slater.

Wenig, Liddell, Kratsios, other key policymakers and industry leaders will discuss the promise of new technologies like artificial intelligence, 3D-printing and quantum computing, how public policy can keep up with them and whether the United States technology sector is positioned to compete globally.

This event is open to press and will be streamed on The Post’s site at wapo.st/tech202wplive

Media who wish to attend must RSVP.

Speakers include:

  • Devin Wenig, President and CEO, eBay
  • Chris Liddell, Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy Coordination, The White House
  • Michael Kratsios, Deputy Assistant to the President for Technology Policy, The White House
  • Abigail Slater, Special Assistant to the President for Tech, Telecom, and Cyber Policy, White House National Economic Council
  • Rep. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.), Member, Congressional Artificial Intelligence Caucus
  • Valerie M. Browning, Director of the Defense Sciences Office, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
  • Jungsang Kim, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer, IonQ
  • David Lakatos, Chief Product Officer, Formlabs

Siemens USA CEO Barbara Humpton also joins the program in a sponsor segment.

Event Details

Thursday, November 8, 2018

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM (Doors open at 8:30 AM)

The Washington Post Live Center

1301 K St NW, Washington, DC 20071

Siemens is the presenting sponsor of The Washington Post’s “Technology 202” series. The University of Virginia is the supporting sponsor of Technology 202 Live.