Startup Experience

First time founder

About Brad

I'm looking for a cofounder with a highly successful track record, who has some or all of the following skills: EE, ME, large-scale manufacturing, robotics, reinforcement learning, computer vision, product development, big data, and various business skills (marketing, sales, operations, etc.).

My bio: Brad Knox is founder and CEO of Emoters. From 2012–2014, he was a postdoctoral researcher position at the MIT Media Lab. His research interests spanned machine learning, human-robot interaction, and psychology, especially machine learning algorithms that learn through human interaction. Brad received a PhD in computer science at the University of Texas at Austin and a BS in psychology from Texas A&M University. Brad received the Best Paper Award at ICSR 2012 and the Best Student Paper Award at AAMAS 2010, and his dissertation “Learning from Human-Generated Reward” received the Bert Kay Dissertation Award from his doctoral department for best dissertation. He was named to IEEE’s AI 10 to Watch in 2013.

Managing People
Product Management

The University of Texas at Austin

PhD in Computer Science

2012 - 2012

MIT Media Lab

Postdoctoral Researcher

2014 - 2014