Board of Leaders

Ichiro Fujisaki
Ichiro Fujisaki
Mentor of the AIWS Innovation Network - President of the America-Japan Society, Inc.
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Ichiro Fujisaki is currently President of America-Japan Society in Japan. He is also a distinguished professor of Sophia University and Keio University, both in Tokyo. Additionally, he is advisor to the metropolitan city of Tokyo.
Ambassador of Japan to the United States of America (2008-2012)
Vint Cerf
Vint Cerf
Mentor of the AIWS Innovation Network - World Leader in AI World Society Award
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Vinton G. Cerf has served as vice president and chief Internet evangelist for Google since October 2005. In this role, he is responsible for identifying new enabling technologies to support the development of advanced, Internet-based products and services from Google. He is also an active public face for Google in the Internet world.
Vice president and chief Internet evangelist for Google
Nazli Choucri
Nazli Choucri
Member, the History of Artificial Intelligence Board
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Nazli Choucri is Professor of Political Science of MIT. Her work is in the area of international relations, most notably on sources and consequences of international conflict and violence. Professor Choucri is the architect and Director of the Global System for Sustainable Development (GSSD), a multi-lingual web-based knowledge networking system focusing on the multi-dimensionality of sustainability. […]
Nazli Choucri is Professor of Political Science of MIT
Michael Dukakis
Michael Dukakis
Member, the History of Artificial Intelligence Board
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Mentor of the AIWS Innovation Network – Chairman of The Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation Chairman of The Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation; Co-Founder, Chairman of The Board of Directors and Board of  Thinkers, The Boston Global Forum; Democratic Party Nominee for President of the United States, 1988; Distinguished Professor J.D., […]
Democratic Party Nominee for President of the United States, 1988
Vaira Vike-Freiberga
Vaira Vike-Freiberga
Member, the History of Artificial Intelligence Board
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Dr. Vaira Vike-Freiberga has been the President of the World Leadership Aliance Club of Madrid since 2014  and is former President of Latvia (1999-2007). She was instrumental in achieving membership in the European Union and NATO for her country, and was Special Envoy on UN reform among her international activities. Since 2007, she is an oft […]
Former President of Latvia (1999-2007)
Beatriz Merino
Beatriz Merino
Michael Dukakis Institute - Member of AIWS Standards and Practice Committee
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Beatriz Merino was the first female Prime Minister of Peru. She held office between June 23, 2003 and December 12, 2003. Before serving as Prime Minister, she graduated from Harvard with a Master’s degree in law and had a successful career at Procter & Gamble
Former Prime Minister of Peru
Nguyen Anh Tuan
Nguyen Anh Tuan
Member, the History of Artificial Intelligence Board
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Mr. Nguyen Anh Tuan is co-founder and Director of The Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation (MDI), and co-founder and CEO of The Boston Global Forum (BGF). Tuan is recognized globally for his pivotal role as a Vietnam Government reformist, who has successfully fostered freedom-of-expression, vigorous open debate and private enterprise in a nation that has […]
Co-founder and Director of The Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation (MDI), and co-founder and CEO of The Boston Global Forum (BGF).
Thomas Patterson
Thomas Patterson
Member, the History of Artificial Intelligence Board
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Thomas E. Patterson is Co-Founder and Member of Board of Directors, Boston Global Forum, and Research Director of The Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation. He is also Bradlee Professor of Government and the Press of Harvard Kennedy School and has served as the Acting Director of Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public Policy since July 1, […]
Acting Director of Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics, and Public Policy
Alex Sandy Pentland
Alex Sandy Pentland
Member, the History of Artificial Intelligence Board
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Professor of Media Arts and Sciences Toshiba Professor Media Lab Entrepreneurship Program Director Co-founder of The Social Contract 2020   Professor Alex ‘Sandy’ Pentland directs the MIT Connection Science and Human Dynamics labs and previously helped create and direct the MIT Media Lab and the Media Lab Asia in India. He is one of the most-cited scientists in the world, and Forbes recently declared him […]
Directs the MIT Connection Science and Human Dynamics labs
David Silbersweig
David Silbersweig
Member, the History of Artificial Intelligence Board
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Dr. David Silbersweig is a neurologist and psychiatrist, having trained in both psychiatry and neurology at The New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center Dr. He is now the Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry at the Brigham and Women’s/Faulkner Hospitals, and also Chairman of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital Institute for the Neurosciences. Dr. […]
Neurologist and psychiatrist