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Matt Coatney

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Biography

Matt Coatney is an Artificial Intelligence software executive, inventor, entrepreneur, author and speaker. He improves how people interact with AI by making software smarter and teaching people how to work and cope with advanced technology. He has built successful AI systems for healthcare, finance, law and government policy. Matt holds an MS in Computer and Information Science and a BS in Biochemistry from Ohio State University. He is a member of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) including AI, bioinformatics, and knowledge discovery special interest groups.

AI as a Force for Good: Can Artificial Intelligence (AI) improve the lives of cancer patients? Can it reduce crime? Could AI streamline aid distribution around the world to ease hunger and reduce disease? AI has become a reality, and Matt Coatney shows how it is now an integral part of our lives. He spotlights organizations using the technology to improve our world, and closes with a glimpse into the future indicating how people can get involved.

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