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Nico is the CTO of OTO.ai, a San Francisco/Zurich spin-off of SRI International (Siri, Nuance) that built a real-time platform to decode the subtle emotional and behavioural cues hidden in human speech. He holds a PhD in complex systems from ETH Zurich, where his research focused on modelling social behaviour at scale. Prior to founding OTO, he led the AI team at Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, and held various data-oriented roles in industries ranging from blockchain to sustainability.

AMLD EPFL 2020 / Speakers

Edward Snowden

Whistleblower & Cybersecurity Expert

Max Tegmark

Professor, MIT

Danny Lange

VP of AI and Machine Learning, Unity Technologies

David Autor

Ford Professor of Economics, MIT

Michal Kosinski

Associate Professor, Stanford University

Marinka Zitnik

Harvard University

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