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Thank you for your interest in watching the 2020 Iowa Virtual Human Summit. The live event on Aug. 12 has concluded, but please enjoy the replay.


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Among the speakers:

  • University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld shared his thoughts about ITI
  • Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst got to the heart of the issue, discussing her experiences as a female combat veteran wearing body armor that didn't fit properly and the discomfort and safety risks it caused 
  • Doug Tamilio, director fo the U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command Soldier Center, discussed the role of modeling and simulation in designing and developing equipment. 
  • Dean Harriet Nembhard shared her vision for the University of Iowa College of Engineering.
  • Kris Dooley, of U.S. Department of Homeland Security National Urban Security Technology Laboratory System Assessment and Validation for Emergency Responders discussed needs of female first responders. 
  • The full agenda is available here.