Beau Cronin

Currently thinking about what's next.

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   .  y  ||||  The dynamic forces shaping AI #AI
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   .  '  *||   start @ 21 Inc #data #prog - Head of data
   .  '  ▽||   end @ Salesforce #ve$t // Perceptual augmentation #AI #VR #neuro
2016  '  |||   
   .  '  |||   a16z pod: Present and Future of VR #VR
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   .  '  |||   👶 Suzannah Sky born
   .  '  |||   Auto-didact: my kind of freak / The Oculus Rift Is An Applied Neuroscience Powerhouse #VR #neuro
   .  '  |||   Speculations on neuro-motivated design for VR #VR #neuro
   .  '  |||   Unbundling reality #VR / Analyzing VR as a computing platform #strategy #VR
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   .  '  |||   Transfer to Salesforce strategic planning team under Peter Schwartz
   .  ~  ||*   start @ Wrangle Conference #data - Member of program committee // Welcome to the new VR #VR
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2015  a  ||    The hierarchy of needs in VR development #VR
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   .  a  ||    Challenges facing predictive APIs #ML / AI in 2014: Progress and Problems #AI
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   .  '  ||    In search of a model for modeling intelligence #AI
   .  '  ||    AI's dueling definitions #AI / Untapped opportunities in AI #AI / Foocamp Ignite Talk #AI
   .  '  ||    It works like the brain. So? #AI #neuro
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   .  '  ||    Probabilistic Programming: What, Why, How, and When #PP
2014  '  |*    start @ O'Reilly Strata Conference - Member of program committee
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   .  '  |     Evaluating machine learning systems: Kaggle’s not enough #ML
   .  '  |     A different take on data skepticism / What is probabilistic programming? #PP
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2013  '  |     
   .  '  *     start @ Salesforce #ve$t - PM and strategic analyst while vesting after PK acquisition
   .  '  ▽     end @ Prior Knowledge #ML #Bayes #startup // PK acquired by Salesforce #startup
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   .  '  |     👶 Jona Jane born
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   .  '  |     Veritable beta launch #ML #data #Bayes
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2012  '  |     
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   .  '   |    What is Probabilistic computing? #PP #Bayes
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2001  '   |    
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2000  '  ||    
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   .  '  |     💗 Met Naomi
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1997  '  |     
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   .  '  *     start @ UC Berkeley #prog - BA in computer science
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1993  '  |     
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1990  '  |     
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