Saint Mary’s virtual Hendrickson Forum Nov. 10 to address sustainability, evolution, AI

Saint Mary’s virtual Hendrickson Forum Nov. 10 to address sustainability, evolution, AI

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota’s first virtual Hendrickson Forum, to be shared noon Tuesday, Nov. 10, features keynote speaker Nicholas A. Christakis, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H., director of Yale University’s Human Nature Lab and co-director of the Yale Institute for Network Science, addressing how certain kinds of social artificial intelligence (AI) might best be used to enhance our society.

Saint Mary’s virtual Hendrickson Forum Nov. 10 to address sustainability, evolution, AI

Mary Jane Melendez of General Mills to be honored during Saint Mary’s Hendrickson Forum

Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota will honor Mary Jane Melendez, chief sustainability and social impact officer for General Mills and president of the General Mills Foundation, with the 2020 Hendrickson Medal for Ethical Leadership at this year’s virtual Hendrickson Forum, scheduled for noon Tuesday, Nov. 10.