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Kevin Surace keynote speaker

Kevin Surace

    • Silicon Valley innovator and serial entrepreneur
    • Chairman and CTO, Appvance.ai 
    • TV personality and EDUTAINER
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In Person-Fee 🛈

$30,000 - $50,000

Virtual Fee:

$20,000 - $30,000

Travels From

New York

Kevin Surace Generative AI Speaker Sizzle Reel

Kevin Surace Generative AI Speaker Sizzle Reel

Kevin Surace Speaker Biography

Kevin Surace is a Silicon Valley innovator, serial entrepreneur, CEO, TV personality and EDUTAINER. Kevin has been featured by Businessweek, Time, Fortune, Forbes, CNN, ABC, MSNBC, FOX News, and has keynoted hundreds of events, from INC5000 to TED to the US Congress. He was INC Magazines’ Entrepreneur of the Year, a CNBC top Innovator of the Decade, World Economic Forum Tech Pioneer, Chair of Silicon Valley Forum, Planet Forward Innovator of the Year nominee, featured for 5 years on TechTV’s Silicon Spin, and inducted into RIT’s Innovation Hall of Fame. While he has a technical background with 94 worldwide patents, he is known as a highly dynamic speaker who is a true entertainer that is funny, excites people, educates & energizes audiences to action.

Mr. Surace led pioneering work on the first cellular data smartphone (AirCommunicator), the first plastic multichip semiconductor packages, the first human-like AI virtual assistant (Portico) including ONStar for General Motors, soundproof drywall, high R-value windows, AI-driven building management technology, Generative AI for QA, supply-chain multivariate auctions, and the window/energy retrofits of the Empire State Building and NY Stock Exchange. He is also an accomplished music director, conductor, Broadway and streaming producer, and percussionist.

Kevin’s most requested talks include ChatGPT, Generative AI and Automation…It’s impact on your life and your business, Bringing Silicon-Valley Disruptive Innovation to Your Organization and Digital Transformation. He customizes each talk to your audience, from 30min to 60min, and is available to expertly moderate conversations and interview luminaries and executives as well as host workshops and events.

AI, IOT and cloud are the biggest changes in technology in decades. What are they and how do they work? What is practical knowledge I can use today? Those who embrace these new directions will easily crush their competition. Embedding these into your business, regardless of the vertical, is easier than you think once you understand how to reach the “Center of Annihilation” – and you will learn this and a whole lot more in an easy, fun and energetic talk!

Artificial Intelligence and automation are reshaping company processes across industries. How will yours be affected? Kevin Surace, pioneer of AI and one of the original inventors of Siri technology, discusses the latest insights, advances, and applications of AI and automation and explains how it will impact your company. As CEO and CTO of Appvance.ai, an AI-driven software test automation technology, Surace is hyper-aware of which fields gain the most traction with the new technology and can give you applicable uses within your company. Let Surace help your company plan for an automated future and prepare your IT team to lead the way.

The most successful companies disrupt their industry. As a CEO, Surace has disrupted the industries of A.I., clean energy, and communications. In this talk, Surace will show audiences not just how to innovate, but to DISRUPT. Learn how your team can overcome fear and shame, and disrupt any market.

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