Robert Smith

Director, AI & Data Science, Digital Catapult

Speaker Bio

In AI for 35 years, consulting, advising, fielding systems and performing research for clients, companies, and institutions across the private and public sectors. Co-founded a company for which he served as CTO, and co-created its product, which is now in production use at blue-chip organizations. Authored over 100 academic papers on AI, numerous articles in the popular press, and Rage Inside the Machine, which was shortlisted for UK Best Business Book of 2020. Honorary Senior Research Fellow of Computer Science at UCL.