May 2020: My 2008 article with Kurt Dresner introducing "A multiagent approach to autonomous intersection management" was awarded the IFAAMAS influential paper award.
November 2019: I was named Executive Director of Sony AI America.
August 2019: My student Josiah Hanna successfully his dissertation on "Data Efficient Reinforcement Learning with Simulated and Off-Policy Data." He will be an assistant professor position in the Computer Science department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison beginning in Fall 2021.
July 2019: I began a 2-year term as President of the International RoboCup Federation.
December 2018: I was elected AAAS Fellow.