Please join us on Wednesday, October 26th at 7pm a NestED talk by Dr. Rana El Kaliouby, co-founder and CEO of Affectiva, a software company focused on emotion recognition artificial intelligence. Dr. Kaliouby sees emotion AI as the next frontier of artificial intelligence, and describes herself as “on a mission to bring emotional intelligence to our digital world, creating a new paradigm of data & interactions that will improve how people interact with technology and each other.”
In her previous work as a Research Scientist at MIT, Dr. Kaliouby spearheaded the applications of emotion-sensing and facial coding. She was recognized by Entrepreneur as one of the “7 Most Powerful Women To Watch In 2014”, inducted into the “Women in Engineering” Hall of Fame, and recipient of Technology Review’s “Top 35 Innovators Under 35” award. Rana holds a Ph.D. from the computer laboratory, University of Cambridge.
For more information, please contact Claudia Wessner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NestED, the OWHL Makerspace’s speaker series, invites makers, educators, artists, and innovators to come speak at the Nest, demo their projects, and provide inspiration. All members of the Phillips Academy community – students, faculty, and staff – are invited to attend.