Seminars and Events

Artificial Intelligence Seminar

How Do Business, Law, and Regulation Impact AI Engineering Researchers: Possible Collaboration and Complementarities

Event Details


We provide an overview of how business and law disciplines approach research on AI. Our objective is to initiate further dialog on identifying research and commercialization opportunities for AI in engineering.AI_IDC Flier – 11.5

Host: Muhao Chen and Deborah Khider, POC: Pete Zamar

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Speaker Bio

USC Marshall Initiative on Digital Competition Speakers’ Bios:

Mohammed Alyakoob -Assistant Professor of Data Sciences & Operation

Mohammed Alyakoob is an Assistant Professor of Data Science and Operations. He has a PhD in Information Systems from Purdue University and conducts research on the sharing economy and online lending. His work has been published in Information Systems Research.

Anthony Dukes-Chair & Professor of Marketing

Anthony Dukes studies the economics of marketing strategies, particularly as it applies to pricing, retail and distribution channels, and antitrust. Professor Dukes’ research has appeared in the Journal of Marketing Research, Marketing Science, Management Science, and other leading academic journals. He teaches graduate classes in pricing and in marketing analytics. He is Senior Editor at Marketing Science and an associate editor of the Journal of Marketing Research and Management Science.

Dina Mayzlin-Associate Dean for the Ph.D. Program & Professor of Marketing

Dina Mayzlin research focuses on how businesses manage social interactions. She also studies advertising and communication strategies. Professor Mayzlin's research has won a number of awards, including the John D.C. Little Best Paper Award, the ISMS Long Term Impact Award, the O'Dell Long Term Impact Award, and the Frank M. Bass Outstanding Dissertation Award. She is an Associate Editor at Marketing Science and serves on the editorial boards of several journals. Prior to joining USC, Professor Mayzlin served on the faculty of Yale University's School of Management.

Daniel Sokol-Professor of Law, USC Gould & Affiliate Professor USC Marshall

Professor D. Daniel Sokol focuses his teaching and scholarship on complex business issues from early-stage start-ups to large multinational businesses and the issues that businesses face: antitrust, data security, corporate governance, compliance, innovation, pricing strategies, M&A, collusion, AI, digital transformation, and digital strategy. Sokol is also among the top 10 most cited antitrust law professors in the past five years. He also has testified or presented his work to antitrust/competition authorities in the United States and around the world. At USC Gould, he serves as the Faculty Director of the Center for Transnational Law and Business. At USC Marshall, he is Co-Director of the Initiative on Digital Competition.