Subutai Ahmad is the VP of Research at Numenta, a research company that is applying neuroscience principles to machine intelligence research. Subutai brings experience in deep learning, neuroscience, and real time systems. His research interests lie in understanding and applying neuroscience insights from areas such as sparsity, dendrites, unsupervised learning, and sensorimotor prediction. Subutai holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Cornell University, and a Ph.D in Computer Science and Computational Neuroscience from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.