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John Sumser

John Sumser
TwoColorHat, TwoColorHat

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John Sumser is the HR technology industry’s leading independent analyst. For the past 23 years, he’s been following and prodding the evolution of HR tech. Through his website,, John documents and critiques the state of the industry. With liberal arts degree in hand, John joined the engineering world, learning coding and electronics design in the defense industry. He’s merged that technical underpinning with a fascination with the human dynamics in organizations to build an analyst’s practice. He’s recently published a comprehensive analysis of AI (and its subordinate technologies) in the HR sector.


11:05am–11:45am Wednesday, May 2, 2018
John Sumser (TwoColorHat)
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AI and its related subtechnologies are being introduced into operational decision making throughout the enterprise. The most promising and risky experiments involve the way people are selected and utilized, but the use of AI in HR raises the specter of software product liability. John Sumser offers an overview of the available use case solutions and the accompanying ethical issues. Read more.