Prof Barry Smyth

Prof Barry Smyth

UCD, Professor of Computer Science

Prof. Barry Smyth holds the Digital Chair of Computer Science in University College Dublin and is a Director of the Insight Centre for Data Analytics.

He is a Fellow of the European Coordinating Committee on Artificial Intelligence. In 2006 he was a finalist in the Earnst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year.

Barry is also a successful entrepreneur. In 1999 he co-founded ChangingWorlds based on his personalization research and helped grow the company to more than 150 employees before it was acquired for $60m in 2008. In 2008 he co-founded HeyStaks based on his social search research.

Twitter: @barrysmyth


At DMX Dublin, Barry will be speaking on a panel about...

Navigating the A.I. Boom!

How will artificial intelligence influence the future of everyday services? What are the technologies set to win out, filtering their way through to mainstream products?

INM technology editor Adrian Weckler, Dr Patricia Scanlon and Prof Barry Smyth will deconstruct the technology and indicate the likely winners and losers.

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