Philippe is a venture scientist constantly looking for ideas that can improve society. In 2020, he co-founded Waverly where his team and him are building a discovery engine for our increasingly diverse social and content landscapes. Waverly relies on natural language and Empathetic AI to let users express their real human goals. Before that, in 2016, Philippe co-founded Element AI, a world leader in enterprise AI. Philippe holds a PhD from University of Montreal, was a researcher at University of British Columbia and spent the last 20 years honing his technological and leadership skills, including half a decade at Google.
Designing digital services is difficult, and there’s plenty of evidence of bad practice and filter bubbles that disempower or frustrate users online. This session explores how we can deliver...