Dr. Maya Ackerman specializes in Machine Learning, spanning from foundations to emerging applications in Computational Creativity.
She received her PhD in Computer Science from the University Waterloo, was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Caltech and UC San Diego,
and is currently an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Engineering. Maya is also a trained singer, specializing in opera.
Dr. Ackerman is the CEO/Co-founder of WaveAI Inc., where she and her team created ALYSIA, an Artificial Intelligence that makes songwriting accessible to everyone.