ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND THE FUTURE OF WORK
Dr. James G. Shanahan has spent the past 30 years developing and researching cutting-edge artificial intelligent systems splitting his time between industry and academia. He teaches at University of California at Berkeley and has (co) founded several companies that leverage AI/machine learning/deep learning/computer vision in verticals such as digital advertising, web search, and smart cameras.
Previously he has held appointments at AT&T(Executive Director of Research), NativeX (SVP of data science) Xerox Research (staff research scientist), and Mitsubishi. He also advises several high-tech startups (including Aylien, Crystal Blockchain Analytics, DigitalBank, LucidWorks, and others).
Dr. Shanahan received his PhD in engineering mathematics from the University of Bristol, U. K., and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Limerick, Ireland. He is a EU Marie Curie fellow. In 2011 he was selected as a member of the Silicon Valley 50 (Top 50 Irish Americans in Technology).
Tuesday, March 5 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Unistructure, MRC 4