Tepper, Paul

Paul Tepper
World Wide Head
Cognitive Innovation Group
Nuance Communications

Paul Tepper is the World Wide Head of Nuance’s Cognitive Innovation Group (CIG). The Cognitive Innovation Group is focused on applying the latest advancements in machine learning and artificial intelligence to automate and improve the customer experience across channels.  Paul is responsible for setting Nuance’s AI Strategy and leading product development efforts in collaboration with Nuance’s Definitional Customers and Nuance’s AI Lab. Currently Paul is focused on machine learning advancements in analytics, prediction, knowledge, and human-assisted learning. Paul has over a decade of experience in software development and AI research. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science & Communication Studies from Northwestern University, an MSc in AI & NLP from the University of Edinburgh and a BA in Computer Science, Linguistics and Cognitive Science from Rutgers University).