Walter S. Lasecki is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering
at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, where he directs the Crowds+Machines (CROMA) Lab.
He and his students create interactive intelligent systems that are robust enough
to be used in real-world settings by combining both human and machine intelligence
to exceed the capabilities of either.
These systems let people be more productive, and improve access to the world for
people with disabilities. Dr. Lasecki received his Ph.D and M.S. from the
University of Rochester in 2015 and a B.S. in Computer Science and Mathematics
from Virginia Tech in 2010. He has previously held visiting research positions at
CMU, Stanford, Microsoft Research, and Google[x].