A non-profit 501(c)(3) in cooperation with the Laboratory for Social Machines at the MIT Media Lab, Cortico builds systems that bring underheard community voices and perspectives back to the center of a healthier public dialogue. This unique cooperation benefits from state-of-the-art machine learning research and world-class engineering talent, positioning Cortico to deploy innovation that is scaled for deep social impact.

Our Guiding Values

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External Technical Advisors


Joi Ito, MIT Media Lab Director

Sir Tim Berners-Lee, World Wide Web inventor & MIT Professor



Knight Foundation

Ali Rowghani, YC Managing Partner

Reid Hoffman, Greylock Partner

Craig Newmark, Craig Newmark Philanthropies