Co-Founder and Executive Chair, Socos; Visiting Scholar, Redwood Center for Theoretical Neuroscience, University of California, Berkeley
Vivienne Ming is a theoretical neuroscientist. She co-founded Socos, which provides services in educational technology and predictive learning analytics, and is a visiting scholar at UC Berkeley’s Redwood Center for Theoretical Neuroscience, where she researches neuroprosthetics. In her free time, she has developed a predictive model of diabetes to better manage her diabetic son’s glucose levels and systems to predict manic episodes in bipolar suffers. Ming sits on the boards of StartOut, The Palm Center, Emozia, and engender and is an advisor to Credit Suisse, Cornerstone Capital, Retrace, and BayesImpact. A writer and speaker, she was named one of 10 Women to Watch in Tech in 2013 by Inc. Magazine.