Ben Goertzel is a prominent AI researcher and the mastermind behind Sophia, one of the world’s most advanced AI robots. As the founder and CEO of SingularityNET, he is committed to democratizing AI access through decentralization. Ben has been a leader in the Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) field, popularizing the term and envisioning a future where AGI benefits all.
With a background in Quantitative Studies, he has made significant contributions to AI, emphasizing pattern detection and training “baby-like” AI in virtual worlds. Ben’s work extends beyond AI into life-extension biology, consciousness, and complex systems, making him a true pioneer in the field.