Research Professor Craig Knoblock has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the Robert S. Engelmore Memorial Lecture Award from the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence. Dr. Knoblock will present a special hour-long lecture at the AAAI annual meeting in honor of one of the pioneers of artificial intelligence research, Dr. Robert S. Engelmore.
Knoblock is Director of the Information Integration Research Group at the USC Information Sciences Institute, which currently includes about 20 full-time computer scientists, researchers, software engineers and graduate students. He is an affiliated faculty member of the Spatial Sciences Institute.
Dr. Knoblock was the cofounder and Chief Scientist of a startup on geospatial data integration Geosemble Technologies, which was acquired by TerraGo in 2012.