Meet the team...
Founder, Director, CEO
Gideon has spent 20+ years bringing emerging technologies to life in Australia and overseas, in areas from Robotics to Human Motor Control and from Mobile to Bio-inspired AI. He gets directly involved as well as leading and empowering teams to make an impact. He is a co-founder of Outware Mobile, Hoist AI and Project AGI. Outware Mobile began in 2009 and quickly became Australia’s leading app developer before becoming part of Arq Group a few years ago.
20+ years FT R&D in AI/ML - mostly applied (retail banking, scheduling/timetabling/vehicle routing, numberplate recognition, facial coding, eye tracking, medical imaging, bioinformatics & gemomics), some academic (NICTA, Melb University). PhD robotics / vision based navigation @ Monash University. BSc Comp. Sci. & AI (COGS, Sussex University, UK). Certified Chainsaw Operator.
Globally experienced tech leader with 20 years experience in building, running and scaling digital businesses. Previously General Manager @ Telstra Global Products. BSc, MSc, MBA
Software engineering, DevOps, machine learning
Intern Research Engineer
PhD candidate @ RMIT, Melbourne
Advisor - Neuroscience
Clinical Prof. of Neurology at NYU School of Medicine, Diplomate of The American Board of Professional Psychology and Director of Luria Neuroscience Institute
Advisor - machine learning
PhD (Robotics, computer vision)
Advisor - mathematics
We work with researchers around the world who share our interests in artificial general intelligence and machine-learning / neuro-inspired approaches to it
Project AGI is working with the Whole Brain Architecture Initiative (Japan) on joint research and development through activities such as hackathons, research challenges and proposals, and leveraging our common approach to AGI. Check out our Request-for-Research series!
Luria Neuroscience Institute, New York, USA
We are collaborating with Elkhonon Goldberg of the Luria Neuroscience Institute, and he is now an Advisor to Project AGI. Eklhonon provides invaluable neuroscience knowledge, most especially in his ability to immediately say what is known and what isn't.