Research and Development


Phoster Corporation

The Phoster Corporation educates, equips and empowers individuals, organizations and communities.

Adam Sobieski

Adam Sobieski is a researcher, developer and entrepreneur.

His research interests include: argumentation, artificial intelligence, cognitive linguistics, cognitive science, computational linguistics, creativity, design, developmental psychology, education, educational psychology, engineering, ethics, imagination, interpretation, linguistics, mathematics, narrative, philosophy, play, psychology, reading, simulation, social psychology, sociology, wisdom and writing.

Artificial Intelligence

The Phoster Corporation advances the theory and practice of artificial intelligence.


The Phoster Corporation advances the theory and practice of education and educational technology.


The Phoster Corporation advances democracy. We encourage the advancement of public school and university social studies curricula to better prepare students for more participatory democracy in the years and decades ahead.


The Phoster Corporation advances economics and computational economics. We advance the capabilities of the technology supporting economists and economics researchers.

The Environment

The Phoster Corporation advances environmental sustainability, at scale, through the advancement of technology.

Machine Ethics

The Phoster Corporation advances machine ethics. Machine ethics is the part of the ethics of artificial intelligence concerned with moral psychology, moral reasoning, decision-making and behavior.


The Phoster Corporation advances argumentation theory and technology.