Josh Johnston, Director of AI Science
WHERE TO FIND JOSH JOHNSTON, DIRECTOR OF AI SCIENCE
JUMP (Inspire Studio)
1000 W Myrtle St
Date & Time
Thursday, March 21st
2:00 pm to 2:50 pm
Josh Johnston is an Artificial Intelligence Scientist who exploits information, automates decisions, and focuses attention on relevant data. He received a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering from Duke University and a Master of Science in Robotics from Carnegie Mellon University. Josh has led research teams fighting credit card fraud and building autonomous and remotely operated robots for Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), NASA, Army, Air Force, and Navy labs. His past programs include developing self-driving cars, autonomy for bomb disposal robots, the electro-optical/infrared sensor solution for the Sea Hunter unmanned anti-submarine warfare vessel, and scientific visualization in Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality.