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Eric Horvitz is a technical fellow at Microsoft, where he also serves as the director of Microsoft Research Labs. His research centers on the uses of artificial intelligence (AI) and its challenges in the open world. Horvitz serves on the Bulletin‘s Board of Sponsors.
Horvitz is a recipient of both the Feigenbaum Prize and the Allen Newell Award for his contributions in AI. He chairs Microsoft’s Aether committee on AI, effects, and ethics in engineering and research; established the One Hundred Year Study on AI at Stanford University; and co-founded the Partnership on AI. Horvitz has served as president of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) and on advisory committees for the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, DARPA, and the Allen Institute for AI. He received PhD and MD degrees at Stanford University. Read more about Eric Horvitz>>