AI &


Northeast Ohio ACM Chapter

  1. This forum is presented by the Northeast Ohio Association for Computing

  2. Machinery.

  3. This event is FREE and open to the public.

  4. Registration is required (Available Sept. 1st)

  5. Free coffee available supplied by Tim Horton’s.

  6. Parking is also FREE infront of the museum.


c/o John Dalbec

143 Boardman-Canfield Rd. Suite #187

Boardman, Ohio 44512


David Staley, Ph.D. is the director of the Humanities Institute and an associate professor in the departments of History, Design and Educational Studies at the Ohio State University. His research interests include digital history, the philosophy of history, historical methodology, and the history and future of higher education. He has published widely (in print and electronically) on the intersection of technology and scholarship.  He is the author of Alternative Universities: Speculative Design for Innovation in Higher Education, Computers, Visualization and History; History and Future: Using Historical Thinking to Imagine the Future; and Brain, Mind and Internet: A Deep History and Future. From 2011-2012 he served as National

The AI & Work/Education Forum will take place at

the Youngstown Historical Center for Labor and

Industry located Downtown Youngstown on

Market and Wood Street.

Youngstown Historical Center of Labor

and Industry

Phone: (330) 941-1314

151 W Wood St, Youngstown, OH 44503

How Artificial Intelligence

Will Impact the Future of Work and Education

in Northeast Ohio

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM   SEPT. 21, 2019



151 W Wood St, Youngstown, OH 44503



Being human means adapting to surroundings;

that includes partnering with machines.”

Futurist and Director of the Humanities Institute at Ohio State University

Dean for General Education at Harrison College, and from 2003-2008, he was Executive Director of the American Association for History and Computing (AAHC). He serves as President of Columbus Futurists, host of CreativeMornings Columbus and host of the podcast "Voices of Excellence". In addition to his written works, Dr. Staley is writing articles and lecturing about the concerns and of AI from the Columbus Dispatch, Tedx Columbus, to the Singularity University.

Milind Paranjape is a director at JobsOhio for the information technology and logistics and distribution industries. Milind joined JobsOhio after 18 years at Emerson Network Power, a division of Emerson Electric. He has over 21 years of experience in sales, engineering, and product and marketing management in the power electronics and data center monitoring software industries. Milind holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering with a focus in electronics and telecommunication. Throughout his career, Milind has evangelized monitoring software for data centers. Milind is passionate about technology and the role technology plays in day-to-day life. He believes in digital literacy and the impact it can have on individuals and community.

Director of  Information Technology & Logistics at JobsOhio

Associate Vice Chancellor of the Higher Education Workforce Alignment at Ohio Department f Higher Education





  1. Panel Introduction:

  2. Moderator Cameron Hughes will introduce the panel and the discussion.

  3. 10 mins. (1:30 - 1:40 PM)

  1. Panelists’ statements:

  2. Panelists will make statements about their perspectives and positions on the topic.

  3. 20 mins. (1:40 - 2:00 PM)

  4. Panel discussion:

  5. Panel will engage in the discussion as well as responding to audience responses.

  6. 60 mins. (2:00 - 3:00 PM)

  7. Audience Engagement:

  8. Panelists will engage the audience about their concerns.

  9. 60 mins. (3:00 - 4:00 PM)

  10. Forum closing:

  11. Closing statements and thanks to guest and audience.

  12. 15 mins. (4:00 - 4:15 PM)






  1. Forum Introduction:

  2. Brief introduction about the forum and why it is important to our Northeast Ohio community.

  3. 10 mins. (11:00 - 11:10 AM)

  1. Video:

  2. This video will lay some background about AI’s impact of AI on work and education.

  3. 45 mins. (11:10 - 11:55 AM)

  1. Speaker Introduction:

  2. Brief introduction of the speaker Dr. David Staley.

  3. 5 mins. (11:55 - 12:00 PM)

  1. Speaker Presenation:

  2. Dr. David Staley

  3. 50 - 60 mins. (12:00 - 1:00 PM)

  1. Q & A:

  2. Moderator questions from the audience.

  3. 10 mins. (1:00 - 1:10 PM)

  1. Break:

  2. 20 mins. (1:10 - 1:30 PM)

[W]e will reach a stage where artificial intelligence will be making so many decisions that our laws will need to catch up. What responsibilities will we assign to machines?

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Dr. Rice joined the Ohio Department of Higher Education in August, 2016 with sixteen years of higher education experience at Stark State College.  During this tenure, Dr. Rice served as Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, Student Services, and Enrollment Management. 

Dr. Rice holds a Ph.D. in Education from Walden University; an MBA with a focus on strategic marketing from Oklahoma City University; and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Kentucky. 

Ohio has been participating in NSC's (National Skills Coalition) State Workforce and Education Alignment Project since May 2015. Ohio has been using SWEAP to implement new data tools for state policy.