Portrait

Biography

Melissa Tal

Melissa is an entrepreneur, with an active interest in cognitive science, philosophy, and how technology and human behaviour intersect.

She is currently the founder of Liminal Technologies. Liminal is a leadership training and technology company that have developed an immersive, experience-based training that uses a new kind of measurement technology to quantify, measure and map authentic human behaviour.

This technology is a reflection of an individual’s behaviour (like a data photograph) that is feed back to them in both live and in spaced reporting loops. This is used within the program to create deliberate practice environments that help accelerate the learning of emotional intelligence and adaptive behaviour skills.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.



 

War Room

Future Ready

Melissa Tal sees a future where computers will be doing much of our thinking for us. However, she also believes that we will need to be more human in order to survive this brave new world.

By Melissa Tal