This interesting and inspiring talk was recorded at SCAI on May 25th 2011. Link to the slides.
Bio: Dr. Ashwin Ram is an Associate Professor at Georgia Institute of Technology, an Associate Professor of Cognitive Science, an Adjunct Professor in the School of Psychology, and an Adjunct Professor at Emory University. He is the Director of Georgia Tech’s Cognitive Computing Lab. His research areas are within AI and cognitive science, in particular on knowledge-based machine learning, CBR, cognitive modeling, and natural language processing. His current focus is on AI for computer games and virtual worlds, healthcare informatics, and educational technologies. He has founded three Georgia Tech spinoff companies.