AI and trade: Will ChatGPT handle your supply chains?


February 14, 2024, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM EST
Virtual Event
Cecilia Malmström (PIIE), Eva Maydell (European Parliament) and Joshua P. Meltzer (Brookings Institution)

Event Summary

Artificial intelligence technology, including the software ChatGPT, holds great possibilities. It has the potential to fundamentally change trade and international business models. It can be a transformative tool to facilitate the transparency, notification, traceability, and diversification of supply chains. But what risks might be involved? And how can we create an enabling regulatory environment for AI use in trade in services?

Joining this episode of Trade Winds are:


Cecilia Malmström
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics (PIIE)


Eva Maydell
Member, European Parliament; Rapporteur for the European Union's AI Act

Joshua P. Meltzer
Senior Fellow, Global Economy and Development Program, Brookings Institution



About This Series

Trade Winds is a monthly virtual event series hosted by Cecilia Malmström that explores the future of global commerce, including ways that international cooperation on trade can accelerate the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.