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Artificial Intelligence Symposium

USD’s Artificial Intelligence Symposium unites academia, industry and government AI & Data Engineering experts to solve current challenges in various applications such as health care, cyberthreats, quantum computing, sustainable agriculture and risk management.


April 11th, 2024

Join us for the University of South Dakota's 4th annual Artificial Intelligence Symposium, sponsored by IEEE. This event brings together leading minds from academia, industry and government to explore the cutting edge of AI and data engineering.

Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting your AI journey, this symposium has something for you. Collaborate with experts to brainstorm solutions in diverse fields like healthcare, cybersecurity, quantum computing, agriculture and risk management. Gain insights from established AI professionals through engaging symposium sessions. Connect with like-minded individuals and build valuable connections both in-person and virtually. Discover the latest advancements in AI and how they can impact your field.

Where:    MUC Ballroom, 414 E. Clark Street, Vermillion, S.D., 57069
Zoom (link will be provided through registration)

Artificial Intelligence Symposium Registration

This event is free, but registration is required.

Conference Schedule


Past Events

Learn more about our past Artificial Intelligence Symposiums.

Event Sponsors

Our event sponsors are crucial to making this event possible. They play a vital role in supporting our mission and contributing to the success of our event.
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Pre-Symposium Workshop 

AI for Good – From Engineering to Entrepreneurship

Ready to dive deeper into the world of AI before the main event? Join us for a workshop, aimed to build your foundational knowledge and practical skills ahead of the main symposium. At this event, you'll have the chance to learn directly from distinguished speakers and network with fellow AI enthusiasts.

Event Details 

Workshop Registration Fee: $10
When: April 5, 2024
Where: Farber Hall, Old Main, 414 E. Clark Street, Vermillion, S.D., 57069


  • Kurtis Van Gent, Staff Software Engineer at Google SenseAI
  • Naveen Rokkam, Vice-President of Global Strategy Transformation at Mygo Consulting Inc.

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Plan Your Visit to Vermillion

To learn more about the city of Vermillion and the accommodations available to you, visit the Vermillion Area Chamber and Development Company website.


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