People

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Yejia (Richard) Xu
Sofie Cairo
Brian Baik

What I do

My career has taken me from the Broadway stage to sporting arenas and from Fashion Week runways to surgical operating rooms. This circuitous but progressive journey allows me to analyze business challenges from a unique interdisciplinary perspectives and discover unconventional solutions. I am eager to find hidden patterns in the constellation of the seemingly unrelated, am curious to explore the unknown, and am excited about building impactful ecosystems.

What I care about

I am passionate about bridging the social sciences with computer sciences using design paradigms, My personal research interest focuses on leveraging artificial intelligence to teach emotional intelligence in a world that just needs a little more empathy.

How I connect to the D^3 Mission

I am a digital strategist, researcher, and educator passionate about empowering leaders with the skills to successfully navigate digital transformation. While technology is not a panacea, I am a strong believer that digital can have a positive impact on the world (when deployed judiciously, strategically, and ethically).

Discipline: Computer Science, Design, Education, Entrepreneurship, Management, Organizational Behavior, Psychology, Social Science

Lab:

Platform: Accelerator, Digital Observatory, Learning Network, Startup Foundry

Role: Research Scientist, Staff

Topic: AI / Machine Learning, Innovation & Disruption, Managing in the Digital Economy, Social Enterprise

The DI is now part of the Digital, Data, and Design (D^3) Institute at Harvard. Read more about this change..