Conference Speaker 2021

Frida Polli

Co-Founder & CEO of pymetrics

Biography

Dr. Frida Polli is an award-winning Harvard and MIT neuroscientist turned entrepreneur. She is the CEO and co-founder of pymetrics, a talent matching platform that uses behavioral science and AI to make workforce decisions more accurate, fair, and efficient. With global clients including BCG and Kraft Heinz, pymetrics has matched hundreds of thousands of people with their ideal jobs, while removing bias and improving job fit.


While an academic, Frida was an NIH fellow, a NARSAD Young Investigator, an MIT 100K winner, and Life Science Fellow at Harvard Business School (where she earned an MBA). She has been featured on CNN, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, Fast Company, and Inc.

Agenda

14:50

Expert panel

Live Q&A

Reza Shokri

Assistant Professor at The National University of Singapore

David Freeman

​​Anti-Abuse Research Scientist and Engineer at Facebook

Frida Polli

Co-Founder & CEO of pymetrics

Micah Sheller

Machine Learning Research Scientist at Intel

Miroslav Umlauf

Chief Data Officer at Avast

Avast Research Lab

The Avast Research Lab runs innovative projects in all areas of digital safety, from advanced threat detection, to delivering better privacy and identity protection, and much more. We employ state-of-the-art AI solutions to counter the ever accelerating growth of emergent threats through a combination of in-house expertise, academic cooperation, and publicly available research.