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David Van Drei



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Software Engineer

3 years of experience


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    Mentat is designed to serve as an AI tutor for personal knowledge management, helping users to organize, connect, and make sense of their notes and ideas. One of the methodologies that Mentat employs is called Zettelkasten, which is a German term that roughly translates to "slip-box" or "card index." Zettelkasten is a note-taking and knowledge management system that was developed by German sociologist Niklas Luhmann. The system involves creating individual notes, or "slips," that are each focused on a single idea or concept. These notes are then linked together using a system of cross-referencing and tagging, allowing users to quickly find related notes and ideas. Mentat incorporates many of the key principles of Zettelkasten into its own methodology, including the emphasis on atomic notes (i.e., notes focused on a single idea or concept), the use of linking and cross-referencing to create connections between ideas, and the importance of creating a flexible, adaptable system that can evolve over time. By incorporating the principles of Zettelkasten into its design, Mentat aims to help users create a more efficient and effective system for managing their knowledge, and to encourage a more creative and insightful approach to thinking and problem-solving.

πŸ‘Œ Attended Hackathons

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    OpenAI Stack Hack

    πŸ—“οΈ This will be a week of hacking and fun from 24 February to 3 March πŸ’» Create innovative new apps with OpenAI's latest AI tools πŸ’‘ Learn from top AI professionals βš’οΈ Combine GPT-3, Codex, Dalle-2, and Whisper to build your AI app πŸ±β€πŸ’» Now is the time to register and let's get started!

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    Cohere and Qdrant Multilingual Semantic Search Hackathon

    πŸ—“οΈ Take part in this 7-day virtual hackathon from March 10 to March 17! πŸ’» Create AI applications utilizing Cohere's LLM-powered Multilingual Text Understanding model and Qdrant's vector search engine. βœ”οΈ Are you new to AI or an experienced data scientist? Designer, or business developer? Regardless of your experience and background, we welcome you and value your domain expertise. πŸ±β€πŸ’» Join us for free and let's get started!

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