Luc Steels is ICREA Research Professor at Universitat Pompeu Fabra Barcelona and Director of the Sony Computer Science Laboratory in Paris. He is one of the world’s leading experts in the area of artificial intelligence. During the last decade, he focused on dialogs for humanoid robots and fundamental research into the origins of language and meaning. Steels is able to interpret and validate the simulations performed by computers and to compare them with the theories of evolutionary biology, cognitive neuroscience and cultural dynamics.
Universitat Pompeo Fabra & Sony Computer Science Laboratory