James Hays, Ph.D.

James Hays, Ph.D.

Principal Scientist, Argo AI, and Associate Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology Dr. James Hays is an associate professor of computing at Georgia Institute of Technology. His research interests span computer vision, robotics, and machine learning. Previously, he was the Manning assistant professor of computer science at Brown University. James received his Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon […]

Deva Ramanan, Ph.D.

Deva Ramanan, Ph.D.

Principal Scientist, Argo AI, and Associate Professor, Carnegie Mellon University Dr. Deva Ramanan is an associate professor at Carnegie Mellon University’s Robotics Institute, where his research interests span computer vision and machine learning, with a focus on visual recognition. Deva’s work involves training computer programs to identify people by distinguishing different body parts and comparing […]

Laura Leal-Taixé, Ph.D.

Principal Scientist, Argo AI, and Professor, Technical University of Munich Dr. Laura Leal-Taixé is a tenure-track professor at the Technical University of Munich, leading the Dynamic Vision and Learning group. Before that, she spent two years as a postdoctoral researcher at ETH Zurich, Switzerland, and a year as a senior postdoctoral researcher in the Computer Vision Group […]

Bryan Salesky

Bryan Salesky

Founder and Chief Executive Officer Bryan is passionate about incorporating promising robotics technology into products and systems that will improve safety and productivity while enhancing people’s lives. While at Carnegie Mellon University’s National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC), Bryan managed a portfolio of the center’s largest commercial programs, including autonomous mining trucks for Caterpillar. In 2007, […]

Peter Rander, Ph.D.

Peter Rander, Ph.D.

Co-Founder and President Peter is a seasoned leader in the development of complex, autonomy-enabled systems, as well as the organizations that build those systems. Passionate to see robotics technology change the world, Peter has consistently pursued opportunities to help make that change happen, from working on a number of commercialization projects at the National Robotics […]

Brett Browning, Ph.D.

Brett Browning, Ph.D.

Executive Vice President of Product Development and Chief Technology Officer With more than two decades of experience in robotics, Brett has extensive experience architecting and developing robotics systems, with deep knowledge of every major subsystem relevant to a network of self-driving cars. While a senior faculty member at Carnegie Mellon’s Robotics Institute, Brett pursued field […]

Kate Kozlowski

Kate Kozlowski

Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Secretary Kate has been practicing law in the automotive sector for more than 25 years. In that time, she has gained extensive experience in global mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures, as well as public company compliance and regulatory matters. While at Ford Motor Company, she pioneered […]

Summer Craze Fowler

Summer Craze Fowler

Chief Information Officer Summer is a leader in cyber security with more than 19 years of experience in risk management and software engineering. She came to Argo AI from Carnegie Mellon University’s CERT cyber security division where she served as technical director of cyber security risk and resilience. Prior to her work at CERT, Summer […]

Cynthia Kwon

Cynthia Kwon

Vice President, Strategy and Business Development Cynthia is a high-energy leader with over two decades of experience in business development, strategy and venture investing. With a strong focus on creating mutual value between parties, Cynthia has successfully led commercial negotiations in the private sector and with international government agencies. Excited about the ways in which […]

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Wesley Ford

Vice President, Systems Engineering Wesley leads the Systems Engineering, Integration, and Test teams at Argo AI. To date, he has helped steer the development of eight different electric, solar-powered, and autonomous vehicles. Wesley began his career working at Stanford University’s Volkswagen Automotive Innovation Lab, later spending time at Apple and at Waymo (formerly the Google […]

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Reinhard Stolle, Ph.D.

Vice President, Argo Munich Reinhard spent much of his career developing AI software in an applied research setting at the intersection of symbolic reasoning and number crunching. After having developed substantial amounts of code in the Lisp/Emacs world at Xerox PARC, he became a software developer with BMW, where he worked on software for infotainment, […]