Jans Aasman

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Jans Aasman is a Ph.D. psychologist and expert in the Cognitive Science - as well as CEO of Franz, Inc., an early innovator in artificial intelligence and provider of semantic graph databases and analytics. As both a scientist and CEO, Dr. Aasman continues to break ground in the areas of artificial intelligence and semantic databases as he works hand-in-hand with organizations such as Montefiore Medical Center, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Siemens, Merck, Pfizer, Wells Fargo, BAE Systems as well as U.S. and foreign governments.

Dr. Aasman spent a large part of his professional life in telecommunications research, specializing in applied artificial intelligence projects and intelligent user interfaces. He gathered patents in the areas of speech technology, multi-modal user interaction, recommendation engines while developing precursor technology for the iPad and Siri from 1995 to 2004. He was also a part-time professor in the industrial design department of the Technical University of Delft.

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