Lynne Parker is named an Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) Fellow for 2022.
Lynne Parker and Mark Dean, both former interim deans of the Tickle College of Engineering, are serving as part of a new national task force on AI.
Tickle College of Engineering Professor Lynne Parker is taking the lead for the US on artificial intelligence advancements as its first AI “czar”.
Deputy US Chief Technology Officer and UT engineering professor Lynne Parker led an initiative on artificial intelligence use by the US government that President Trump signed into law.
“This executive order to establish the American AI Initiative comes at a watershed moment in the AI community,” Parker said. “My priority since joining the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy has been to help solidify our nation’s strength in AI research and application. AI impacts everything from health care to energy to safety and defense, so an investment in AI is an investment in securing our future.”
Lynne Parker, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, was named a follow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.