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    Safe and Responsible AI


  • Who We Are

    Turaco Strategy's leadership have over 60 years of technical leadership across a broad number of industries, from telecommunications and broadcast to marketing and healthcare.

    Why work with Turaco?

    Our primary focus is on Responsible and Ethical AI - making sure the use of AI and generative AI are safe, secure, and strategic. We provide risk management consulting and certification of AI models, utilizing a top down and bottom up approach to ensure products are fair and non-discriminative, accountable, safe, and preserve privacy. In addition, we ensure products stay compliant in the ever-emerging US and international regulatory landscape.


    We also offer go-to-market strategy, technical architecture and design, and startup mentoring. We can provide lean strategy services for your organization at any stage of operations - from ideation to growth and creating an innovation center of excellence for your enterprise.

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  • Leadership

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    Kenneth Fricklas (Principal)

    Ken Fricklas is an experienced CTO, VP of engineering, speaker, author, and lean strategy consultant. He was a senior manager at Google Search, is a member of the leadership team at 10.10.10, co-founder of Mallfinder Network (now Placewise), Disinformation, CovidCheckColorado and many other startups, former innovation lead at CableLabs, and a TechStars mentor. Currently he also serves as the innovation chair of the Colorado CleanTech Consortium.


    His primary interests are in improving the world through technical means - lessening the effects of wicked problems, and handling complexity through risk management, creative entrepreneurship and strategic leadership. He is certified in leadership with complex systems from Cornell and Applied Information Economics from Hubbard Decision Research, and has written several books on programming and AI.



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    Robert Monaco (Principal)

    Robert Monaco is a visionary leader and advocate for ethical AI, founding the Boulder Coalition for Human Centric AI, committed to building community consensus and developing transparent AI systems. With over 25 years in the tech industry, Robert has a proven track record in building cross-organizational relationships to deliver enterprise software solutions to companies of all sizes.


    Robert is an IBM Alum with a decade of experience addressing business demands with technology with a focus on data management, data privacy, RPA, and AI solutions. Robert's recent certifications include AWS Cloud Foundations and Applying Business Ethics from Cornell Law School.

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    The Parrot

    Turaco Strategy embodies the vision and vibrancy of its namesake, the Turaco bird, to deliver standout ethical AI consulting services that elevate your technology with a spectrum of global perspectives. We strategize with agility and insight, ensuring your AI solutions soar with integrity and innovation.


    TURA Framework


    Our TURA framework stands for "Transparent, Universal, Responsible, Accountable," encapsulating the four cornerstone principles essential to ethical AI development:


    Transparent: Advocating for openness in algorithms, data usage, and decision-making processes to ensure that AI operations can be understood and scrutinized by stakeholders.


    Universal: Ensuring inclusivity and fairness, so AI systems do not perpetuate bias and are designed to benefit a broad range of populations without discrimination.


    Responsible: Emphasizing the importance of creating AI that acts in the best interest of humans, with consideration for long-term impacts and ethical implications of AI technology.


    Accountable: Establishing clear guidelines for accountability, so there is a mechanism for redress if AI systems cause harm or operate outside of ethical boundaries.

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