Greg Tananbaum

Strategic Partnership Lead, Meta

Greg is an experienced executive, consultant, and entrepreneur focusing on academic publishing and the efficient dissemination of scholarly research.

He is a lead senior consultant with ScholarNext (www.scholarnext.com), a full-service consultancy focusing on issues at the intersection of technology, content, and academia. Together they work with clients on a broad variety of issues, to include strategic planning, business development, management consulting, policy analysis, as well as understanding and developing new functionalities toward advancement.

His clients include publishers such as PLOS, Annual Reviews, Sage, and the American Institute of Physics, technology companies including Microsoft and DeepDyve, universities (Yale, the University of California), and many other leading non-profit organizations (the American Heart Association, SPARC, the Association of Research Libraries), startups (Meta, eLife), and other scholarly communication entities.

He currently also serves as the senior partnership lead for Meta, an AI Sciences start-up company recently acquired by the Chan-Zuckerburg Initiative.

He holds an MSc from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a BA Degree from Yale University.

Session Topic

Machine Learning Applied to Scientific Discovery – Meta & The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Shanghai 1

Meta is a team of data engineers and bench scientists with an aim to unlock the world’s scientific and technical insights using artificial intelligence (AI). Specifically, it aims to use AI to machine-read, as well as understand the contents of the near 4,000 papers a day that are now published globally, in an effort to […]

Scientific discovery In the Machine Age: New tools for competitive advantage.