Speaker - Deb Roy

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Deb Roy is Twitter's Chief Media Scientist. Prior to Twitter, he co-founded and served as the founding CEO of Bluefin Labs, a social TV analytics company (acquired by Twitter in 2013). Deb is an Associate Professor at MIT and tenured member of the MIT faculty who directs cognitive science research at the MIT Media Lab. An author of over 100 academic papers in machine learning, cognitive modeling, and human-machine interaction, Deb is a frequent speaker at industry and academic events. His highly popular TED talk in 2011 presents his research on how his son learned his first words using the world's biggest home video collection, and how that research led to the creation of Bluefin Labs. A native of Canada, Deb received his bachelor of computer engineering from the University of Waterloo and his PhD in cognitive science from MIT.

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Module 3: Utilizing Genius in Innovation and Prestige

11.07.12 | 01:51:47 min | 0 comments