Project Leader, SHAKEY the robot
SHAKEY was the world’s first mobile, intelligent robot. It had a video
system with visual scene interpretation and obstacle avoidance; a full
planning system that both created plans and monitored their real-world
execution; and a multi-level, tiered control architecture very similar
to those used today. SHAKEY now resides in the Computer History
Museum, and has been named by the IEEE as a Milestone in the history of electrical engineering and computing.
Director, SRI Artificial Intelligence Center
During the years that the field of AI was blossoming, the SRI AI Center was one of the four leading groups in the world in this field.
Founding Director, Fairchild/Schlumberger Artificial Intelligence Center
Schlumberger was the first major corporation to take AI seriously, and this was the first corporate AI research center in the world.
Co-founder and President, Syntelligence, Inc.
created the first expert systems for assessing the risk of major
financial transactions. There were thousands of professional users who
employed Syntelligence systems to evaluate many billions of dollars of
Founder, Chairman and President
Ricoh Innovations, Inc. (Menlo Park, California)
Group Senior Vice President
Ricoh Company, Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan)
Ricoh Innovations, Inc. is a most unusual company, as you can see from skimming our site.
Ricoh Company, Ltd. Central Research Laboratory