To foster learning and inspiration, the Social and Ethical Responsibilities of Computing (SERC) is hosting a series of fireside chats with industry thought leaders and academic scholars to explore the opportunities and challenges that arise with the broad applicability of computing in many aspects of society. 

The inaugural series kicks off on November 8 with Mira Murati, Chief Technology Officer of OpenAI, for a conversation with Dan Huttenlocher, Dean of the MIT Schwarzman College of Computing, about her experience leading the company’s work on ChatGPT, Dall-E, and Codex, and opinions on the social and ethical issues in computing technologies. Murati will be joining this fireside chat via Zoom.

Event Details

Wednesday, November 8, 2023
5:30-7:00 pm | Fireside Chat (Room 26-100)
7:00-7:30 pm | Reception (Stata Center, Charles Vest Student Street)

About Mira Murati

Mira Murati is Chief Technology Officer of OpenAI, the company behind ChatGPT and DALL-E. She leads the company’s research, product, and safety teams, which work together to create safe and powerful AI that benefits humanity and has a positive impact on the world. Mira and her teams are pushing the frontiers of what AI can do, making it safer, and aligning it with human intentions and values.

Prior to joining OpenAI, she managed the product and engineering teams at Leap Motion, and led the design, development and launch of vehicle products at Tesla Motors, including the Model X, as well as innovative programs in aerospace. She earned a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Dartmouth Thayer School of Engineering.