Xuchen Yao is co-founder of KITT.ai. He graduated from Johns Hopkins University with a Ph.D. in natural language processing. He also attended Saarland University (Germany) and the University of Groningen (the Netherlands) for his master's. Xuchen has work experience at Motorola, Nokia, Vulcan, and Google Research. He's spoken at venues in the general field of natural language processing, including at IBM Watson, Microsoft Research, Facebook, and Deutsche Telekom.