President's Lecture Series


Amy Webb: Quantitative Futurist and Professor of Strategic Foresight at the NYU Stern School of Business


Amy Webb

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Ted Constant Convocation Center, Old Dominion University

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President's Lecture Series


Amy Webb is the founder of the Future Today Institute, a leading foresight and strategy firm that helps leaders and their organizations prepare for complex futures. Webb, whose special area of research is artificial intelligence, has advised three-star generals and admirals, White House leadership and CEOs of some of the world's largest companies.

Webb is the author of three books, including "The Big Nine: How The Tech Titans and Their Thinking Machines Could Warp Humanity," and writes extensively about artificial intelligence, emerging technology, digital media and the impacts/opportunities they present. Webb's work has been featured in the New York Times, Harvard Business Review, Wall Street Journal, CNN and NPR.

Webb holds a B.A. in political science, game theory and economics from Indiana University and an M.S. from Columbia's Graduate School of Journalism.

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