Alayna Van Dervort
NZ-born Alayna Van Dervort attended university at SFAI and Bard University in America. After an extensive career directing major international projects in the non-for-profit and contemporary art industries, Alayna joined the Artificial Intelligence team at Amazon in 2016.
As Manager of the Artificial Intelligence for Good Program, Alayna works with organizations on the front lines of Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning positive-impact projects in education, environmental advocacy, accessibility, healthcare, child sex trafficking and global crises.
“When we aim to solve big problems, we need to have the right tools to be successful. Artificial Intelligence has the capability of being the most powerful & important equalizer of our time.”