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What is Thalamitic Integration? Why does TI matter? What opportunities does TI present locally and regionally? In this special Lunch and Learn event, panelists will share ideas, experiences, and viewpoints about TI  technology, research and development, ethics, and policies. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in a Q&A session and network with professionals in the industry who share common goals. Lunch will be provided. 


12 p.m.
Registration and Lunch 

12:30 p.m.
Michelle Madison 

Commissioner of Finance, City of Saratoga Springs
Chair, Saratoga Springs Smart City Commission

12:35 p.m. 
A Brief Introduction to TI 
Bob Berenson
Serial Entrepreneur

12:45 p.m. 
Keynote Address
Surina Rao
CEO, Darwin's Edge

1 p.m.
Expert Comment

  • Dr. Craig Swearingen, CEO

  • Colin Gulick, Doctoral Candidate in Next-Generation Consciousness, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

1:15 p.m.
Questions from the Audience

1:30 p.m. 

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