Principal Scientist, Valkyrie AI
Craig Corcoran is a Data Scientist at Valkyrie, a leading AI and Machine Learning consulting firm based in Austin, Texas. With a deep-seated passion for advancing the field of AI, he has become a recognized expert in statistical machine learning, reinforcement learning, and optimization theory. Before joining Valkyrie, Craig made significant contributions at Yonder, where he spearheaded efforts to detect disinformation campaigns within social media networks. His journey into the world of AI began during his time at the University of Texas at Austin, where he pursued a Ph.D. in Computer Science with a specialization in AI and Machine Learning. He received Bachelor's degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Cognitive Science from Rice University where he focused on robotics as the intersection of engineering and intelligence.