• Israel-2009

    For contributions to the analysis of large data sets and data streams.

Yossi Matias is Vice President, Search & AI, at Google. He is the Managing Director of Google's R&D Center in Israel which he established, and oversees Google's site in Bangalore. He is leading efforts in Search (Google Autocomplete, Search Live Results, Google Trends, Search Console), Conversational AI (Google Duplex, Call Screen, Live Caption, Live Relay, Euphonia, Read Aloud, Recorder, Hold for Me), and Research initiatives (from foundations to applications in Health). He is the global lead for Crisis Response (SOS Alerts, Flood Forecasting, Wildfires updates) and the founding co-lead of Google's AI for Social Good initiative. He is the founding executive lead of Google for Startups Campus in Tel Aviv, of Mind the Gap, and of Google's Launchpad program.