Falk Lieder is a computational cognitive scientist working on reverse-engineering and enhancing human intelligence. His mission is to establish a scientific and technological foundation for helping people thrive. To achieve this, his research addresses fundamental questions about cognitive growth, goal setting, and goal achievement in synergy with developing intelligent apps that help people become more effective. His team has developed an intelligent tutor that improves human decision-making by discovering and teaching optimal cognitive strategies and an intelligent productivity app that helps people overcome procrastination.
At SCIoI, Falk works on Project 22, “Ecologically rational strategy selection”.