Kyle D. Dent

Qualifications Summary

Over fifteen years leading research and development of advanced technologies incorporating artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data science. Demonstrated ability to lead complicated team structures collaborating with a variety of stakeholders. Strong communication skills having written several articles and papers as well as a book published by O’Reilly Media.

Professional Experience

Palo Alto Research Center Palo Alto, CA May 2008 to present

Research Director and AI Ethics Committee Chair October 2020 to present

Area Manager January 2013 to October 2020
I managed the MLDS (Machine Learning and Data Science) Area at PARC guiding impactful innovation from concept through successful technology transfer.

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Senior Member of Research Staff May 2008 to January 2013

Hewlett Packard Palo Alto, CA May 2001 to May 2008

Software Architect / Technical Lead
(Started consulting through Integnology Corporation; employee as of October 2004)

SeaGlass Technologies, Inc. Nyack, NY March 1995 to May 2001

Founded web hosting and Internet consulting company. Designed and implemented complete architecture to support multiple virtual hosted sites on a single system providing highly reliable web hosting services.

Smith Barney Shearson New York, NY April 1994 to March 1995

Vice President, Project Manager Corporate Services


Columbia University New York, NY September 2003 to December 2007
Master of Science – Computer Science

University of Miami Miami, FL September 1990 to June 1992
Master of Fine Arts – Film and Communications

Boston University Boston, MA September 1982 to May 1986
Bachelor of Arts – American Literature, cum laude

University of Grenoble Grenoble, France September 1984 to June 1985
Diploma of French Studies (2nd degree) – Language and Literature