Sep 9–12, 2019
Phoebe Liu

Phoebe Liu
Machine Learning Scientist, Figure Eight

Phoebe Liu is a machine learning scientist at Figure Eight, an AI and machine learning startup based in San Francisco. Previously, she was a robotics researcher in Japan, working in Hiroshi Ishiguro Laboratory at Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International (ATR). At the same time, she earned her PhD at Osaka University. She was involved in projects including enabling conversational social robot to imitate human behaviors, android science, and teleoperation system for semiautonomous robots.


4:50pm5:30pm Wednesday, September 11, 2019
Location: 230 B
Dylan Glas (Futurewei Technologies), Phoebe Liu (Figure Eight)
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Robot technologies are becoming more capable and affordable. Yet even though technologies like natural language processing, mapping, and navigation are becoming more mature and standardized, it's often difficult to quantify human social behavior with algorithms. Dylan Glas and Phoebe Liu highlight some of the ongoing research to enable human-robot interaction. Read more.
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