Daniel Russell

Senior Research Scientist, Google, USA

Daniel Russell is Google's Uber Tech Lead for Search Quality and User Happiness in Mountain View, California. He earned his PhD in computer science, specializing in Artificial Intelligence. These days he realizes that amplifying human intelligence is his real passion. His day job is understanding how people search for information, and the ways they come to learn about the world through Google. Dan's current research is to understand how human intelligence and artificial intelligence can work together to better than either as a solo intelligence. His 20% job is teaching the world to search more effectively. His MOOC,, is currently hosting 3,000 learners / week in the course. In the past 3 years, 3.8M students have attended his online search classes, augmenting their intelligence with AI.

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