Mary Missy Cummings

Mary Missy Cummings

Professor Mary (Missy) Cummings received her B.S. in Mathematics from the US Naval Academy in 1988, her M.S. in Space Systems Engineering from the Naval Postgraduate School in 1994, and her Ph.D. in Systems Engineering from the University of Virginia in 2004. A naval officer and military pilot from 1988-1999, she was one of the U.S. Navy’s first female fighter pilots. She is currently a Professor in the Duke University Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, and the Director of the Humans and Autonomy Laboratory. She is an American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) Fellow and a member of the Defense Innovation Board. Her research interests include human supervisory control, explainable artificial intelligence, human-autonomous system collaboration, human-robot interaction, human-systems engineering, and the ethical and social impact of technology.

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    Duke University
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    Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
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24 April 2020
18:00 - 19:30 CEST, Geneva
Bryn Balcombe (Autonomous Drivers Alliance (ADA)), Mary Missy Cummings (Duke University), Michelle Avary (World Economic Forum)
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