Public Policy and Government Relations Senior Counsel, Google
Wilson White is a public policy & government relations senior counsel on Google’s Mountain View policy team, where he is the Global Public Policy Lead for the Android, Google Play, Payments, Communications and Hardware businesses. He also leads on the company’s global policy strategy for emerging tech issues, including artificial intelligence, virtual reality and Internet of Things. Before joining the policy team, Wilson worked on Google’s patent litigation team.
Prior to joining Google, he was a patent litigator at the law firm of Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP in Atlanta, Georgia and before that a law clerk to the Honorable Alexander Williams, Jr. on the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree, summa cum laude , in Computer Engineering from North Carolina State University and Juris Doctor degree with honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law.
Technology has the potential to save many lives, limit environmental damage, and to increase productivity and living standards everywhere, if the gains are distributed equally. Yet, automation driven by artificial intelligence and machine learning is also expected to replace tens of millions of jobs currently generated by America’s economy within the next twenty years. This panel […]