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Short Bio

Andy Hickl is an innovator in artificial intelligence, big data analytics, and natural language processing. Hickl is a true activist and passionate about the ways that technology, when carefully applied, can bring about real impact.

He has held leadership roles in AI at Microsoft, Intel, Rewired Ventures, Vulcan Inc, and Language Computer Corporation. While at Vulcan Inc., he served as the Executive Technical Advisor to philanthropist Paul G. Allen, where he co-founded the Vulcan Proving Ground (a high-technology startup incubator) and helped start the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence. He also held a Technical Advisor role at Rewired Studio, a $100M venture fund focusing on applications of robotics and artificial intelligence for the developing world. Andy currently holds board positions with Hypergiant Industries and the Living Computer Museum.

Andy has led research in natural language processing, machine learning, artificial intelligence, computer vision, and ubiquitous computing. His work can be found in the proceedings of AAAI, ACL, SIGIR, and NIPS.

(A reasonably decent headshot can be found here. )


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