Dr. Andrew Ng is a globally recognized leader in Artificial Intelligence (AI). He was until recently chief scientist at Baidu, where he led the company’s ~1300 person AI Group and was responsible for driving the company's global AI strategy and infrastructure. He was also the founding lead of the Google Brain team. Dr. Ng is also Cochairman and Cofounder of Coursera, the world’s leading MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) platform, and an adjunct professor at Stanford University's Computer Science Department.
Dr. Ng has authored or coauthored over 100 research papers in machine learning, robotics and related fields. He holds degrees from Carnegie Mellon University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of California, Berkeley.