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Liesl Yearsley

Liesl Yearsley

Co-Founder and CEO, a·kin

Liesl Yearsley is the CEO of a·kin, a deep tech company building AI helper for the space industry. The AI are able to support complex tasks, manage a habitat, and have emotional intelligence. She was previously CEO of Cognea, an AI platform that became a global leader and was acquired by IBM Watson. Liesl has 4 patents in AI and related areas.


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