Ryan Derby-Talbot, PhD

Deep Springs, California
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Co-Founder — activemind.ai
Mathematician, Educator

Ryan Derby-Talbot PhD is a mathematician, educator, and former chief academic officer at two innovative and interdisciplinary start-up universities. He has facilitated inquiry-based and cross-disciplinary development activities for academic faculty and professionals for over a decade. In addition to leading sessions with ActiveMind.ai, he currently runs Reimagining Higher Ed, an organization supporting college and university innovation.

Darcy Otto, PhD

Vancouver, British Columbia
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Co-Founder — activemind.ai
Philosopher, Computer Scientist, Educator

Darcy Otto is professor of philosophy and computer science. He has a book forthcoming from Princeton University Press entitled The Promise of Quantum Computing and Artificial Intelligence, and has taught courses in ethics, artificial intelilgence, and the ethics of artificial intelilgence. He has worked in software development for a decade, founding Wandering Mango, a company that focusses on theorem proving tools. And he was recognised as one of the top instructors in McMaster University's prestigous Arts and Science program.