Speaker: Daniel Russell, Google Research Scientist
UCL Contact: Steve Marchant (Visitors from outside UCL please email in advance).
Date/Time: 08 Jul 14, 17:30 - 19:00
Venue: Roberts G08LT
Registration essentialSee also http://danielrussellatucl.eventbrite.co.uk/
Daniel Russell is the Uber Tech Lead for Search Quality and User Happiness in Mountain View. He earned his PhD in computer science, specializing in artificial intelligence until he realized that magnifying and understanding human intelligence was his real passion. Twenty years ago he foreswore AI in favor of HI, and enjoys teaching, learning, running and music, preferably all in one day. He worked at Xerox PARC before it was PARC.com, and was in the Advanced Technology Group at Apple, where he wrote the first 100 web pages for www.Apple.com using SimpleText and a stone knife. He also worked at IBM and briefly at a startup that developed tablet computers before the iPad.