SEATTLE, USA - SEPTEMBER 16th, 2015
Mark Schaake, a Principal Software Engineer (left), and Sam Skjonsberg, a Lead Front End Engineer (right) discuss a problem at the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence in Seattle, WA, USA.
The Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence (abbreviated AI2) is a research institute funded by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen to achieve scientific breakthroughs by constructing AI systems with reasoning, learning and reading capabilities. Oren Etzioni was appointed by Paul Allen in September 2013 to direct the research at the institute.
(Photo by Stuart Isett for The Washington Post)