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Transcript, photo and video links for UND Q & A with Greg Brockman, an innovator in Artificial Intelligence

At UND, Greg Brockman talks tech, using AI in the near future and growing up in North Dakota

Andy Armacost and Greg Brockman
Greg Brockman, right, a former UND student, and co-founder of OpenAI, speaks about artificial intelligence and his career at UND on Tuesday, Sept. 26. Photo by Mike Hess/UND Today.

On Tuesday, Sept. 26, Greg Brockman, co-founder of OpenAI, the AI research company that produced the ChatGPT program, spoke with UND President Andy Armacost about Artificial Intelligence. Armacost and Brockman – a Thompson, N.D., native who’s also a former UND student – spoke before a gathering on campus of more than 500 people.

The crowd included UND students, faculty and staff, as well as state legislators and high school students from Grand Forks and across the state. The event also was livestreamed and was watched online by more than 1,200 people.

Photos of the event, a video recording of Brockman’s talk with Armacost and the transcript of a one-one-one discussion between Brockman and UND Today, the University’s news source, can be found below.

Photo links

Discussion video with Brockman and Armacost (You Tube)

UND Today one-on-one with Brockman