Previous Events

Try AI Speaker Series: April 2021

An interactive discussion with Chinasa T. Okolo, a third-year Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer Science at Cornell University. Chinasa discussed her research on the applications, implications, and perceptions of AI-enabled healthcare deployed throughout the Global South and North, as well as her career path.

Try AI Speaker Series: February 2021

Try AI hosted several interactive discussions featuring AI professionals Prof. Milind Tambe, Sarah Newman, and Prof. Sarah. Each professional talked about their career journey while also exploring AI ideas and questions.

The event was open to 10th - 12th graders and first and second year undergraduates, and sponsored by AAAI.

Try AI Micro-internship: December 2020

Our first micro-internship took place virtually in December 2020. Participating students had two weeks to prepare presentations, which were inspired by their research interests and guidance from a Try AI Mentor.

Topics included AI and healthcare, social media, conservation, physics, and privacy.

Thanks to our sponsors at Harvard CRCS and SIGAI!

Inaugural Try AI Event: February 2020

Taking place at the 2020 AAAI conference and held at the City College of NY, Try AI partnered with Sister to Sister International, Inc. and Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) to host a networking and professional development event for local high school students.

Activities included a panel discussion with AI professionals, discussions between students and mentors regarding AI in society, and research presentations.