Toby Walsh


Toby Walsh is one of the world’s leading researchers in Artificial Intelligence. He is a Professor of Artificial Intelligence at the University of New South Wales and leads a research group at Data61, Australia’s Centre of Excellence for ICT Research. He has been elected a fellow of the Association for the Advancement of AI for his contributions to AI research, and has won the prestigious Humboldt research award.

Toby has previously held research positions in England, Scotland, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland and Sweden and his work revolves around how computers can interact with humans to optimise decision-making for the common good.