Host Organizations

The Michael Dukakis Institute

The Michael Dukakis Institute was born in 2015 with the mission of generating ideas, creating solutions, and deploying initiatives to solve global issues, especially focused on Cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence.


Led by Chairman Michael Dukakis and  Director Nguyen Anh Tuan, the Institute has emerged as a powerful voice in global policy, bringing together world leaders, scientists, thinkers, and innovators.


The Michael Dukakis Institute is non-profit, educational organization, incorporated in Boston, Massachusetts

Boston Global Forum

The Boston Global Forum is a Boston-based think tank focused technology, security and international relations.


Founded in 2012, the BGF  brings together global leaders and policy experts to examine pressing global challenges and to develop solutions.


Recent initiatives include Peace and Security in the Pacific; Peace, Security and Development; and the New Social Contract in the Age of AI.

The AI World Society

The AI World Society was founded in 2017 to promote ethical models for Artificial Intelligence.


AIWS initiatives include AI-Government, AIWS-G7 Summit Initiative, the Government AIWS Ethics and Practices Index, AIWS Innovation Network (, the young leader program and a new AIWS Leadership master’s program in cooperation with the Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University.


The AIWS also sponsors the AIWS Roundtable, the History of AI, AIWS Distinguished Lectures, and the World Leader in AIWS Award.

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