Roboticist/ Head of Product
Austin, TX, USA / Chinese
🎓 University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Systems Engineering
😁 I am a gay, first-generation college graduate.
Cynthia improves the way robots interact with humans in hospitality and other industries.
Computer science is transforming customer service!
ABOUT THEIR WORK
Cynthia works on robots in many different environments - from coffee shops and retail stores to hospitals and warehouses. They are particularly proud, however, as having served as project manager for the publication of Stuart Russell and Peter Norvig’s "Artificial Intelligence: A Modern Approach (4th Edition)", widely acknowledged as the most popular artificial intelligence textbook in the world. It's not every day that you get to work on something that will guide the next generation of computer scientists!
WATCH & DISCUSS
Watch: Robots vs Humans — Cynthia Yeung
Why are robots important in todays’ workforce?
What would education for future students look like with robots?
How can robots impact and/or improve your life?
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