Articles written by Alexander Hudek

Alexander Hudek CTO and Co-Founder

Alexander Hudek
CTO and Co-Founder
Kira Systems

Alex leads Kira Systems’ products, technology, and research. He holds a Ph.D and M.Math degrees in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo, and a B.Sc. from the University of Toronto in Physics and Computer Science. His past research in the field of bioinformatics focused on finding similarities between DNA sequences. He was heavily involved with the human genome project. He has also worked in the areas of proof systems and database query compilation.

August 17, 2020 | Announcements

When Data Drives Policy Decisions: Kira Systems Supports Campaign Zero Police Reform Initiative

Contracts govern many relationships in the public sphere, including those between governments and the people who serve them. Local and regional governments often have contracts in place with the labor unions that represent groups of employees, like police, teachers, and transportation workers.

August 6, 2020 | Kira Insights

GPT-3 and Prospects for Legal Applications

GPT-3 is the newest and largest variant of the GPT architecture by OpenAI, a company dedicated to broad artificial general intelligence research.

July 7, 2020 | Research

What is Scalable Machine Learning, and Why is it Important for Contract Analysis?

Kira technology uses machine learning to extract important information from contracts. We refer to our approach as “Scalable Machine Learning,” and with that phrase we distinguish our software from both rules-based systems, on the one hand, and consulting-based or bespoke machine learning solutions, on the other.

March 19, 2019 | Research

Why is there outrage about the OpenAI massive language model?

OpenAI recently published work on a new language model that has generated buzz in the media and the developer community. Aside from refining some technical aspects of the model based on recent advances, the unique thing about this model is its size.