Bytes Over Bites: Muriel Clauson Closs, CEO and Co-Founder of Anthill




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Bytes Over Bites

Join us for Bytes over Bites, a lunch series at Illinois Tech’s Kaplan Institute. This monthly event will offer you the chance to connect with thought leaders in open discussions around emerging ideas and career pathways in their industry. Guests will range from entrepreneurs, faculty members, investors, to innovators. Each event will start with a brief intro and move into an intimate conversation. We’ll supply lunch and leave the networking to you!

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Muriel Clauson Closs (Ph.D.)—CEO and Co-Founder of Anthill

Muriel Clauson Closs is the CEO and co-founder of Anthill, as well as a 2022 Forbes Future of Work 50 member and 2022 SXSW Future of Work award winner. Prior to founding the company, she was an active researcher and adviser on the future of work and artificial intelligence, authored scientific publications, and wrote the “Future of Work” chapter for the Cambridge Handbook on the Changing Nature of Work. Previously, Clauson Closs advised former ambassadors, prime ministers, and presidents across four continents on their future of work policy through her work with the InterAction Council. She currently serves as an advisory board member for Humans for AI. She is also a speaker with emerging technology think-tank Singularity University, speaking on the future of work with organizations including the World Bank, China’s SAI Task Force for Innovation, the Milken Institute, United States Embassies, the Aspen Institute, the Young Presidents Organization, Palo Alto Networks, Silicon Valley Bank, and more.

About Anthill

Anthill connects frontline workers to company resources through text messaging. Anthill is the only two-way communication tool designed for workers who must be physically present to do their job. The 24/7 HR Center provides simple-to-use, secure employee communication in over 110 languages. Developed by workforce experts, Muriel Clauson Closs and Young-Jae Kim, the award-winning text-based tool provides all employees access to HR systems from initial onboarding and beyond. Anthill follows the highest standards of compliance, creating a data-backed platform to engage and support the 2.7 billion people who make up the deskless workforce. For more information visit

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