James McCaffrey

Microsoft
Senior Research Engineering

James McCaffrey works for Microsoft Research in Redmond, WA where he is the director of the internal Microsoft AI School. James has a PhD in cognitive psychology and computational statistics from the University of Southern California, a BA in psychology, a BA in applied mathematics, and an MS in computer science. James learned to speak to the public while working at Disneyland as a college student, and he can still recite the entire Jungle Cruise ride narration from memory.