Presented By
O’Reilly + Intel AI
Put AI to Work
April 15-18, 2019
New York, NY
Adam Cheyer

Adam Cheyer
VP R&D, Samsung

Website | @acheyer

Adam Cheyer is currently a Vice President of R&D at Samsung. Previously, he was co-founder and VP Engineering of Viv Labs, an artificial intelligence company acquired by Samsung in 2016.

Adam was also co-founder and VP Engineering of Siri, acquired by Apple in 2010 to build their virtual personal assistant.

Adam is a founding member and first developer at, the world’s largest petition platform with a quarter billion members. Adam also co-founded Sentient Technologies, which applies distributed machine learning algorithms to discover novel solutions to complex problems. Previously, Adam was VP Engineering at Verticalnet (enterprise software) and Dejima (mobile software).

Adam has authored more than 60 publications and 25 patents. At SRI International, he was Chief Architect of CALO, the largest AI project in US history. Adam graduated with highest honors from Brandeis University and received the “Outstanding Masters Student” award from UCLA’s School of Engineering.


11:05am11:45am Thursday, April 18, 2019
Location: Sutton North/Center
Adam Cheyer (Samsung)
For decades, the relationship between developer and computer was simple: the human told the machine what to do. We will provide you with a freely downloadable development environment so that you can give this a try yourself, and start monetizing your content and services through a new channel that will be backed by more than a billion devices in just a few years. Read more.