“To help make the world safer, we had to understand it first”
From, developers, to data scientists, from A.I specialists to consultants, Pandora Intelligence is constituted of a varied and broad range of domain specialists. To consider as many perspectives and backgrounds the team is also composed of international members.
The ESC12 model, foundation of Pandora Intelligence, was laid by our Chief Imagination Officer Peter de Kock. He studied at the film academy of the Amsterdam University of the Arts, where he discovered the power of screenplays in films and documentaries. After completing a Master’s degree in Criminal Investigation at the Police Academy, he led various departments of the National Police. There he started using (creative) scenarios to enhance detection of crimes.
In parallel, Peter Rakké had been working on a methodology by which computers would be able to relate and analyze huge amounts of data in the form of an ontology. Since the early nineties, and as CTO of various companies, he developed algorithms that could infer knowledge from data, at a time few people had even heard of the term Artificial Intelligence.
Ard Jol joined the duo as CEO in order to transform the concepts and software into a scalable, commercial, company.