SEATTLE, USA - SEPTEMBER 16th, 2015
Oyvind Tafjord (right) a Senior Software Architect, meets with Bhavana Dalvi (left), a Research Scientist, in his office at the Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence in Seattle, WA, USA. On the right sits Paul Allen’s book “Idea Man”.
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)