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Jay Silver
Works at Intel Research
Attends Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Lives in cambridge, ma
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Inventor, Maker, Catalyzer, Workshopper, PhD Student, Meta Designer
Employment
  • Intel Research
    Maker Culture Catalyzer, 2011 - present
  • MIT Media Lab's Lifelong Kindergarten
    Design Researcher and PhD Candidate, 2004 - present
  • Everest University
    Adjunct Statistics Professor, 2003 - 2004
  • Lincoln Laboratory
    Computer Vision Graduate Summer Researcher, 2002 - 2002
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
    Learning Assistant Tutor and Math Tutor, 2001 - 2002
  • U.C. San Diego
    Image Processing Consultant, 2001 - 2001
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
    Undergraduate Research Assistant, 2000 - 2002
  • Bell South
    Network Specialist, 1999 - 2000
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cambridge, ma
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cocoa beach, fl - atlanta, ga - cambridge, uk - La Jolla, CA - Santa Cruz, CA
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Post Disciplinarian, Meta Designer, Lover of Being
Introduction
Jay Silver is a PhD Researcher in the Lifelong Kindergarten Group at MIT Media Lab, and he is currently working at Intel Research helping them develop a Maker Culture. He cofounded Joy Labs, Experiendipity, and Beginners' Mind. Time named one of his inventions “Top 15 Toys for Young Geniuses,” and he has put out many creative platforms including Drawdio, Singing Fingers, and Scratch, collectively in the hands of millions.

Jay studied electrical engineering at Georgia Tech where he was named Engineer of the Year. He was awarded a Gates Scholarship to earn a master’s in Computer Speech & Internet Technology from Cambridge University. He also holds a master’s in Media Arts and Sciences from MIT Media Lab where he invented “Camera for the Invisible.”

His designs for Skin-to-Skin and Skin-to-Nature interaction have been exhibited at museums internationally such as Boston Museum of Science and National Taiwan Museum of Fine Arts. He believes in intertwining with Modern Nature.

Jay has faith that being a romantic is of the utmost importance. Some other names for romance are: spontaneity, silliness, civil disobedience, oneness, empathy...  
Bragging rights
Married adventure Jodi yet still alive
Education
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Media Arts and Sciences, 2006 - present
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
    Electrical Engineering and Psychology, 1998 - 2002
  • University of Cambridge
    Computer Speech and Internet Technology, 2002 - 2003
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab, 2004 - 2006
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