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CATHERINE HAVASI

Principal, Snowcap Ai

Dr. Catherine Havasi is a technology strategist, AI researcher, and entrepreneur. Her work at MIT has spanned computational creativity, transfer and meta-learning, natural language understanding, and educational outreach, resulting in several spin-out companies: Dalang, Luminoso, and Learning Unlimited.

In the late 90s, she was a crowdsourcing pioneer when she co-founded the Common Sense Computing Initiative, or ConceptNet, the first crowd-sourced project for artificial intelligence and the largest open knowledge graph for language understanding.

She is currently a visiting scientist at the MIT Media; she previously directed the Digital Intuition group there under a prior appointment. She also runs the AI strategy consulting firm Snowcap AI helping companies with go-to-market and innovation strategy around artificial intelligence.

Catherine Havasi will talk about Importance of Collaboration in AI Projects on Kesäteatteri Stage on 11:00-12:00 August 30th. Check out the timetable!