40 episodes

Hosted by Jennifer Strong, SHIFT is a new weekly podcast taking a closer look at the far-reaching impact of automation on our daily lives.

From policy to process, we seek to understand how lives are changing alongside rapid breakthroughs in frontier technologies and artificial intelligence. Join us as we navigate the challenges and opportunities presented by this reshaped reality.

SHIFT Jennifer Strong

    • Technology
    • 4.4 • 34 Ratings

Hosted by Jennifer Strong, SHIFT is a new weekly podcast taking a closer look at the far-reaching impact of automation on our daily lives.

From policy to process, we seek to understand how lives are changing alongside rapid breakthroughs in frontier technologies and artificial intelligence. Join us as we navigate the challenges and opportunities presented by this reshaped reality.

    Live: AI's Role in Public Health

    Live: AI's Role in Public Health

    A live conversation about the potential promises and pitfalls of AI in public health, hosted by Boston University's School of Public Health.We meet: Dr. David Cutler, Otto Eckstein Professor of Applied Economics in the Department of Economics at Harvard University, with secondary appointments at the Kennedy School of Government and the School of Public HealthDr. Alondra Nelson, Harold F. Linder Chair in the School of Social Science at the Institute for Advanced Study, former Deputy Assistant to President Joe Biden and Acting Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy  Greg Singleton, Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer at the US Department of Health and Human Services Credits:This episode of SHIFT was produced by Jennifer Strong and Emma Cillekens, and it was mixed by Garret Lang, with original music from him and Jacob Gorski. Art by Anthony Green.

    • 31 min
    Oral History: Discovering Drugs with Generative AI

    Oral History: Discovering Drugs with Generative AI

    A look at how generative AI is being used in the drug discovery process in this latest installment of our oral history project.

    We Meet:

    Insilico Medicine Founder and CEO Alex Zhavoronkov

    Credits:

    This episode of SHIFT was produced by Jennifer Strong and Emma Cillekens, and it was mixed by Garret Lang, with original music from him and Jacob Gorski. Art by Anthony Green.

    • 25 min
    Feature: 'AI and the Holy Grail of Conservation' from Click Here

    Feature: 'AI and the Holy Grail of Conservation' from Click Here

    Cornell University’s Elephant Listening Project has been trying to get real-time monitoring of the Central African Republic’s forest elephants for years. FruitPunch AI and a roster of other AI researchers are closer than ever to making that a reality.

    This week’s show is a special feature episode from our friends at the Click Here Podcast. We’ll be back with a new episode of SHIFT next week. Thanks for listening!

    • 25 min
    Oral History: (Ai)ding Cybercrime

    Oral History: (Ai)ding Cybercrime

    A look at how AI is helping and hurting cybersecurity in this latest installment of our oral history project.

    We Meet:

    Palo Alto Networks Chief Product Officer Lee Klarich

    Credits:

    This episode of SHIFT was produced by Jennifer Strong and Emma Cillekens, and it was mixed by Garret Lang, with original music from him and Jacob Gorski. Art by Anthony Green.

    • 12 min
    Video Calls in 3D - Hold the Glasses

    Video Calls in 3D - Hold the Glasses

    In this bonus episode, we tour Google's Project Starline at this year's TED Conference in Vancouver, Canada.

    We Meet:

    Andrew Nartker from Google’s Project Starline

    Credits:

    This episode of SHIFT was produced by Jennifer Strong and Emma Cillekens, and it was mixed by Garret Lang, with original music from him and Jacob Gorski. Art by Anthony Green.

    • 8 min
    Oral History: Making Payments

    Oral History: Making Payments

    The way we pay for things is changing dramatically, and it’s only going to become more invisible and integrated into our experiences going forward—like a car that can pay for gas or electric charging all on its own.

    We Meet:

    Mastercard President and CTO Ed McLaughlin

    Credits:

    This episode of SHIFT was produced by Jennifer Strong and Emma Cillekens, and it was mixed by Garret Lang, with original music from him and Jacob Gorski. Art by Anthony Green.

    • 14 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
34 Ratings

34 Ratings

Nelson P. Ocasio ,

An engaging AI podcast

"An engaging AI podcast! Insightful discussions, diverse topics, and clear explanations make it a must-listen. Each episode offers valuable perspectives and keeps me coming back for more."

CoCoGreenSG ,

SHIFT is a game changer!

SHIFT is bringing a new perspective on life allowing us to see the integration of automation in our daily lives, and the impact it is having in our world. Let’s be honest, our lives now a-days are changing with every passing moment when it comes to technology becoming more prevalent in our life. This in depth podcast is hosted by Jennifer Strong along side her co worker Tony Green. These two make a dynamic team in their effort, hard work, and passion for podcasting. Please take some time today to listen to this podcast and hear the amazing work that is being done here!

Mrs spg ,

Love the new show topics

The Disney AI program was amazing! I loved the ideas brought firce. Keep up the good work!

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