Applied AI Pod

AI patents, Emotion Recognition, Affectiva, and Girl Decoded w/ Dr Rana el Kaliouby, Ep. 8

Episode Summary

We're joined by AI thought leader, ML Scientist, Co-founder and CEO Affectiva, an MIT spin-off, author of ‘Girl Decoded’ book - Dr Rana el Kaliouby. Disrupting industries and humanizing technology with Emotion AI sounds profoundly humane.

Episode Notes

Topics we discuss today:

✓ AI patents

✓ Emotion Recognition

✓ Affectiva’s 9M face videos global data set

✓ How this period of social distancing may account for an extra stress ‘bias’ in dealing with human emotions, and

✓ Girl Decoded - Rana’s recent book, on her remarkable life story in understanding this new technological frontier: machines with emotional intelligence