Dr. Lorien Pratt
Dr. Lorien Pratt has been delivering machine learning solutions for her clients for over 30 years, including the Human Genome Project, SAP, the Colorado Bureau of Investigation, the US Department of Energy, and the Administrative Office of the US Courts.
Having led the teams that invented Transfer Learning and Decision Intelligence (DI), she is recognized as a leading innovator by the Women Inventors and Innovator’s Project. Pratt also authored dozens of academic papers, has reviewed for NIPS and NSF, was guest editor for the journals Machine Learning and Connection Science, wrote a chapter in The People Centered Economy, and co-edited the book: Learning to Learn with Sebastian Thrun.
As chief scientist and co-founder of Quantellia, Pratt speaks worldwide today, has given two TEDx talks, appeared as a keynote speaker at MCubed and was featured on public radio’s Marketplace. Her next book, Link: How Decision Intelligence Connects Data, Actions, and Outcomes for a Better World, was published by Emerald earlier this year. Pratt’s company also co-sponsors the Responsible AI/DI Summit, and she blogs at www.lorienpratt.com.