Chris Poulin was most recently a research scientist and managing partner at Patterns and Predictions, a predictive analytics group. Before that, he was a machine learning and data science subject matter expert with Microsoft (senior director). He also served as director/principal investigator of the Durkheim Project, a nonprofit big data collaboration with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Facebook, Inc., sponsored by DARPA (The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency), and was co-director of the Dartmouth Metalearning Working Group at Dartmouth College, which focused on large-scale machine learning (sponsored by IARPA). Poulin has lectured on artificial intelligence and big data at the U.S. Naval War College. He is co-author of the book Artificial Intelligence in Behavioral and Mental Health (Elsevier, 2015).