Hassan Tetteh

Health Mission Chief Department of Defense

One of IA Chicago’s Keynote Speakers is Dr Hassan Tetteh. Dr. Tetteh serves as the Health Mission Chief for Warfighter Health at the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC) in the Department of Defense (DoD). Dr Tetteh will be speaking on delivering Cognitive Automation capabilities Enterprise-Wide at the JAIC to enable an Artificial Intelligence policy environment through cloud infrastructure. In doing so, his presentation will discuss managing the change of the department’s culture, establishing common IT architecture for decentralized experimentation, and the applications of OCR and predictive models in the data-heavy healthcare system.

Dr Tetteh, is also a Thoracic Surgeon for MedStar Health and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. He currently leads a Specialized Thoracic Adapted Recovery Team, and his research aims to save lives by improving heart and lung recovery following thoracic transplantation. Dr Tetteh also served as the Chief Medical Information Officer for the US Navy for over 21 years, ensuring the care of over 350,000 soldiers.

Main Conference Day One - August 10th

Monday, August 10th, 2020

12:00 PM KEYNOTE The Next Frontier of Enterprise Automation for the DOD’s Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC)

Automation is expected to change the workforce more radically in the next five years than it has in the past twenty. For the Department of Defense, the JAIC’s mission is to bring modern DevSecOps practices to the DoD through an enterprise cloud-enabled AI policy environment. This session will paint a vivid picture of what the JAIC anticipates on the horizon in the next five years and then some.

  • Shifting the Department’s culture from a hardware-centric and industrial-age force to a software-driven information age
  • Scaling AI’s impact across the DoD through a common foundation that enables decentralized development and experimentation
  • Healthcare applications already in use, from overhauling health records to assessing injuries through OCR and training predictive models

Main Conference Day Four - August 13th

Thursday, August 13th, 2020

11:00 AM Enabling the Public Sector Enterprise to Transform in the COVID-19 era

This session will focus on how RPA and AI provide the capabilities to securely operate with agility and scalability during (and beyond) the current pandemic. It will cover ways to enable the government workforce and empower teleworkers to deliver optimal levels of productivity while maintaining compliance; how to boost government service delivery and offer an optimal customer experience; what sets public sector organizations on the path to true digital workflow transformation.