Professor Barry O’Sullivan elected a fellow of the AAAI

Submitted on Thursday, 20/01/2022

Insight’s Professor Barry O’Sullivan has been elected as a fellow of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence. This is the latest in a list of accolades for O’Sullivan and his international work.

Founded in 1979, the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) (formerly the American Association for Artificial Intelligence) is a nonprofit scientific society devoted to advancing the scientific understanding of the mechanisms underlying thought and intelligent behavior and their embodiment in machines. AAAI aims to promote research in, and responsible use of, artificial intelligence. AAAI also aims to increase public understanding of artificial intelligence, improve the teaching and training of AI practitioners, and provide guidance for research planners and funders concerning the importance and potential of current AI developments and future directions.