Beena Ammanath, CEO of Humans for AI & Managing Director of Artificial Intelligence, Deloitte

On this week’s Silicon Valley Insider, host Keith Koo interviews returning guest Beena Ammanath, Founder & CEO of Humans for AI a non-profit (501c3) dedicated to increasing technology literacy and equipping today’s workforce with relevant skills in advancing technology such as artificial intelligence.

Beena is considered a thought leader in many areas of technology and was recently named “Woman of the Year” in Data Analytics by U.C. Berkeley. On today’s show she discusses the partnership between Humans for AI and the U.C. Berkeley Fisher Institute to provide completely free Artificial Intelligence Literacy training to underserved communities. All that is required is a high school degree. You can find out more by going to or by emailing us at

On this week’s Cyber-tip, Keith follows-up on the recent scare for WhatsApp users and explains how to keep your account safe.

On the Pivot, Beena and Keith discuss how there is a natural fear of the unknown such as Artificial Intelligence give examples how technologies like A.I., Machine Learning and Computer Vision can be beneficial. The key is to understand technology.

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