Business Oregon
Northwest Environmental Business Council

Oregon Infrastructure Summit

September 24-25, 2024

Sheraton Portland Airport Hotel, Portland, OR

Thriving Communities and Businesses Built on a Strong Foundation of Infrastructure

As the state’s economic development agency, Business Oregon partners with federal, state, tribal, and local agencies to provide planning, construction, and maintenance funding for vital infrastructure. Join us at this year’s Summit as we share the latest in infrastructure planning and development.

This unique educational event will connect property owners, developers, community leaders, regulators, financiers, and service providers to share the latest knowledge and best practices, develop business concepts, and foster partnerships.

2024 Keynote Speaker

Michael Cruz

Director of Data and AI


AI for Infrastructure: Ethical Pathways to a Sustainable Future

Join us for a thought-provoking keynote that delves into the transformative role of AI in shaping our infrastructure. Discover the latest trends and envision a future where AI not only enhances efficiency but also upholds ethical standards, ensuring technology serves humanity. This talk will address the pressing need for privacy and security in the AI age, urging a collaborative approach to a sustainable and equitable world.

Michael has over 30 years of experience integrating technology across various businesses, including over a decade as an Enterprise Technology Architect in Washington State Local Government and 12 years at Microsoft as a Data & AI Specialist, collaborating with governments nationwide. His recent work focuses on aiding organizations in modernizing their data estates, leveraging analytics, and positioning them for the upcoming wave of AI advancements.

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