Eric Horvitz, Ph.D.
Distinguished Scientist, Microsoft
Video Link: http://youtu.be/dpoVh9xwdD4
Decisions, uncertainty, and intelligence. This is what Eric spends considerable attention contemplating. He’s pursued advances and insights about the computational foundations of thinking and action. He works at the confluence of artificial intelligence, human cognition, machine learning, and big data. And Eric believes we are in the early days of a computational revolution that will empower people in new and surprising ways.