Do you have questions about bots: what are they? how do they work? and why do they always seem to have female voices?

To get some answers, please join us at our next Disruptive Technologists event – “Humans, Digital Assistants and Bots — Oh My!” Our panel of bot experts will tackle these  questions and more on Monday, June 5, 2017, at 6:15 p.m. at Microsoft, at 11 Times Square (41st and 8th).

We’ll have experts Howie Schwartz(CEO of, Tom Eck (CTO of Industry Platforms at IBM) and Heather Shapiro from Microsoft to talk about bots, including Microsoft’s Cortana, Bruce Weed of IBM to discuss the bot landscape, and David Sorin of McCarter & English on the implications of bots for privacy, investment and more.

If you have already registered – thank you! I look forward to seeing you on June 5. If you still need to register for the event, please do so here so that you can attend for free – just skip the payment section! But remember to give us your (and your guests’) full name so we can get you past security at the Microsoft building.