Eric Horvitz
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Description

Eric Horvitz is distinguished scientist and director of Microsoft Research at Redmond. His interests span theoretical and practical challenges with machine learning, inference, and decision making. His efforts have helped to bring multiple systems and services into the world, including innovations in healthcare, ecommerce, aerospace, systems & networking, and human-computer interaction. He has been elected fellow of Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the National Academy of Engineering, and has been inducted into the CHI Academy. He has served as president of AAAI, chair of the AAAS Section on Information, Computing, and Communications, and on the advisory committees for the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Directorate for Computer & Information Science & Engineering (CISE), the Computing Community Consortium (CCC), and the Information and Science Study Group (ISAT) of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Information on publications, collaborations, and activities can be found at http://research.microsoft.com/~horvitz.


Lectures:

panel
flag AI History: Expert Systems
as panelist at  31st AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, San Francisco 2017,
together with: Randall Davis (panelist), Bruce G. Buchanan (panelist), Edward Feigenbaum (panelist), David C. Brock (moderator),
1763 views
  panel
flag AI for Social Good
as panelist at  31st AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, San Francisco 2017,
together with: Gideon S. Mann (panelist), Lynne Parker (panelist), Peter Mockel (panelist), Milind Tambe (moderator),
1252 views
keynote
flag Data, Predictions, and Decisions in Support of People and Society
as author at  20th ACM SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), New York 2014,
8462 views
  best paper
flag Special Awards Presentations
as presenter at  26th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Toronto 2012,
together with: Anthony G. Cohn, Manuela M. Veloso (introducer),
3073 views
panel
locked flag AAAI-11 25 th Conference Anniversary Panel
as author at  25th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, San Francisco 2011,
together with: Manuela M. Veloso (moderator), Daniel G. Bobrow, Ronald J. Brachman, Edward Feigenbaum, Kenneth Forbus, Henry Kautz, Edwina Rissland, David Waltz, Bruce G. Buchanan, Bonnie Webber,
2624 views
  lecture
flag AAAI Awards and Recognition
as author at  25th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence, San Francisco 2011,
together with: David B. Leake, Henry Kautz,
3539 views
lecture
flag 18. Situated Interaction
as author at  AAAI 2009: AI Video Competition,
together with: Dan Bohus,
4467 views