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Executive Interview: Khalid Al-Kofahi, Head of AI at Thomson Reuters

AI Being Employed to Further Mission of Mass Media Company with a Heritage in Large-Scale Text Classification  Dr. Khalid Al-Kofahi, Head of AI at Thomson Reuters, has years of experience applying AI technologies to solve...

Executive Interview: Wally Lo Faro, Vice President, Data Scientist, Mastercard Operations and Technology

Solving Problems with Math, AI and a Data Science Team Working with Business Managers Over the past five years, Wally Lo Faro has built the data science capabilities and team at Mastercard Operations and Technology....

Executive Interview: Franziska Bell, Director of Platform Data Science at Uber

If Interested in a Career in Data Science at Uber, Invest in Becoming a Full-Stack Data Scientist with Production-Level Coding Capabilities  Franziska Bell is Director, Data Science, Data Science Platforms at Uber, the multinational transportation...

Dr. Ben Goertzel, Creator of Sophia Robot, Hopes for a Benevolent AI Future

Dr. Ben Goertzel is the founder and CEO of SingularityNET, a blockchain-based AI marketplace. Goertzel is also the chief scientist of robotics firm Hanson Robotics, and chairman of the Artificial General Intelligence Society and...

Executive Interview: Dr. Tolga Kurtoglu, CEO, PARC

Partnership Model, Open Innovation Leading PARC into New Era of AI, Bridging Research, Business Value Dr. Tolga Kurtoglu is CEO of PARC, a Xerox company, which is in "the business of breakthroughs.” Practicing open innovation since being...

Executive Interview: Robert Joseph, Director, Industry Strategy for Industry 4.0, Stanley Black & Decker

Implementing IIoT at a 175-year old company requires a broad range of skills, and a concentration on IT as well as AI Robert Joseph, Director, Industry Strategy for Industry 4.0, Stanley Black & Decker, is...

Executive Interview: Ted Okada, CTO, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

FEMA Going to Work on Visual AI, Textual AI, Operations AI, and AI for Privacy Preservation A member of the Senior Executive Service and CTO of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), Ted Okada is...

Executive Interview: Beena Ammanath Boosts Women and Diversity in Tech as AI Expands

Putting Guardrails in Place for Women and Diversity in Tech as AI Is Infused Into Everything in the Organization Beena Ammanath is the Founder and CEO of Humans For AI, a nonprofit organization focused on...

Executive Interview: Navid Alipour, co-founder Analytics Ventures

From a beachhead in healthcare, firm aims to apply its venture studio model and own pool of data scientists to more industries Navid Alipour is co-founder and managing partner at Analytics Ventures, a global venture...

Bringing AI Education Online Around the World

Education Entrepreneur Sees AI and Human History at a Crossroads Enver Yucel is the founder of BAU Global, a broad education network headquartered in Turkey, consisting of five universities, three language schools, four academic centers...




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