Theoretical neuroscientist, entrepreneur, author, and mother of two, Dr. Vivienne Ming is featured frequently for her research and inventions in The Financial Times, The Atlantic, Quartz Magazine and the New York Times. Co-founded with her spouse Dr. Norma Ming, Socos Labs is a mad science incubator dedicated to solving some of the world’s most pressing problems. Previously, Vivienne pursued her research in cognitive neuroprosthetics as a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley’s Redwood Center for Theoretical Neuroscience. In her free time, Vivienne works to design AI systems to help treat her son’s diabetes, predict manic episodes in bipolar sufferers, and reunite orphan refugees with extended family members. She sits on the boards of numerous companies and nonprofits. For relaxation, she frequents the sci-fi section of Audible and spends time with her wife and children.
Read Vivienne Ming’s latest opinion article in the Financial Times here: Human insight remains essential to beat the bias of algorithms