I think a lot about how to best present the accomplishments of my organization. I want to put a human face on AI as often as I can, and I want to inspire the next generation of AI thinkers and doers to approach the technology with curiosity and optimism.


Joanna Power, Christine Betts, and Asila Maksumova

This week, AI2 and the UW Allen School held a reception to honor Asila Maksumova, recipient of the 2019 Allen AI Outstanding Engineer Scholarship for Women and Underrepresented Minorities. …

By Field Cady and Oren Etzioni | Allen Institute for Artificial Intelligence


In 2017, China announced plans to become the world leader in AI by 2030. In response, the Semantic Scholar project has analyzed over two million academic AI papers published through the end of 2018. Our analysis shows that…

Oren Etzioni, Ani Kembhavi, Carissa Schoenick

Recent advancements in AI are being powerfully demonstrated in the realm of games — from classic board games like Chess and Go to complex multiplayer online games like DOTA 2 and StarCraft, sophisticated AI systems are pitted against human players, leveraging ever more complex…

Carissa Schoenick

Director of Program Management at the Allen Institute for AI

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