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Congcong Li

Congcong Li is a Director of Engineering at Waymo where she leads a team in Perception that develops solutions to understand the semantics of objects and the holistic scene as well as delivering tools to improve data efficiency and quality throughout the entire Waymo data funnel. Prior to that, Congcong worked at Google to develop …

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Allison Thackston

Allison Thackston leads a Planner Reasoning team at Waymo, solving some of the toughest problems in autonomous driving technology. Prior to working at Waymo, she worked at Nuro and held the position of Engineering Lead and Manager of the Shared Autonomy Robotics team at Toyota Research Institute. She has also worked as the Lead Manipulation …

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Shipla Gulati

Shilpa Gulati has been interested in building robot brains to improve human well-being since she was in her teens. She leads the Behavior Prediction team at Waymo that develops algorithms to predict the future actions of other users, such as other vehicles, cyclists, and pedestrians. This is one of the key technologies comprising an autonomous …

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