Lucas Souza

Lucas Souza
About

Lucas is a research scientist at Numenta, a research company focused on neocortical theory, where he works on bringing neocortical principals to machine intelligence. Previously, Lucas worked as a data scientist for the Brazilian anticorruption agency helping to identify and prevent corruption schemes through the use of machine learning. He also founded Derivada, a non-profit organization that focuses on promoting AI through open source projects, research and education. Lucas brings his passion for building a collaborative AI community to Numenta where he created and leads the Brains@Bay Meetup group focused on brain-inspired machine learning algorithms.