Multytude Welcomes New Advisory Board Member, Tony Russell-Rose

published on 17 August 2021

Multytude, ‘the only social platform where you can make sense of the conversation’, is pleased to announce that it has welcomed a new Advisory Board Member, Tony Russell-Rose. 

Dr. Russell-Rose will act as an advisor and help develop the company's next generation natural language processing technology. He is Royal Academy of Engineering Visiting Professor of Cognitive Computing & AI at Essex University and Senior Lecturer in Computer Science at Goldsmiths, University of London. 

Tony brings vast experience and wisdom from both research and entrepreneurial career spanning almost three decades in areas of human-computer interaction, information retrieval and natural language processing. He’s founded and managed UXLabs (user experience design and research) and 2Dsearch (applying AI, NLP and data visualisation to create next generation search experiences) in addition to being invited expert to the European Commission on matters of language technologies & text analytics.

“I am delighted to be joining the Multytude Advisory Board at this pivotal moment in their evolution. Their platform offers unique insights into human conversation and I look forward to helping shape and develop the proposition.”

Tony Russell-Rose

“We are very excited to welcome Tony to our Advisory Board, who will bring both the rigour and execution knowhow in the improvement and implementation of advanced NLP technologies for our users and clients. Given our mission to make sense of the conversation, NLP technologies will play a key role in automatically summarising any type of conversation, be it a debate, ideation or feedback session.”   

Hande Enes, Hatice Ugurel and Yalin Solmaz, the founders of Multytude.

About Tony Russell-Rose

Tony Russell-Rose (Ph,D, Artificial Intelligence - Natural Language Interfaces) began his career as a senior lecturer in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) at Nottingham Trent University. He had research fellowships in prominent organisations such as Hewlett-Packard Laboratories and BT Labs. At Canon Research Centre, he led a group of researchers developing next generation information access products and services, focusing on text analytics (NLP) and advanced search user interfaces and prototypes.  He then founded and led the global centre of excellence for NLP and text analytics at Reuters, including the development of advanced search user interfaces and prototypes.

In addition to his pure research and scientific activities, he has also been a prominent entrepreneur interested in the execution and commercialisation of new technologies. He’s the founder and managing director of UXLabs which provides research and design services to help clients create user-centred interactive products and services, with an emphasis on evidence-based research from the fields of cognitive psychology and human-computer interaction. He’s also the founder and the chief scientist of 2Dsearch which works on creating the next generation of professional search tools by applying AI, NLP and data visualisation. 

About Multytude

Multytude is the world’s first conversation platform with AI-powered reporting. With Multytude, you can create a dedicated room and invite your community with a direct link to gather & discuss ideas in one place. At the end, Multytude's AI presents trend results & valuable contributors so you don't have to do the digging. Multytude is a winner of the 2021 Concept Grants by SAGE Publishing. They partner with creators, researchers and agencies who are looking to generate insights from conversations. Multytude is based in London, UK. For more information, visit 

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