Ayanna Howard, Ph.D. is Professor and Chair of the School of Interactive Computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Dr. Howard’s research focuses on robotics, artificial intelligence, and assistive technologies, which has resulted in over 250 peer-reviewed publications. Her accomplishments include highlights in USA Today, Upscale, and TIME Magazine, as well as being recognized as one of the 23 most powerful women engineers in the world by Business Insider and one of the Top 50 U.S. Women in Tech by Forbes. Prior to Georgia Tech, Dr. Howard was a senior robotics researcher and a deputy manager at NASA's JPL.
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