Expert in Residence
Nico leads fundamental AI research efforts at Apple. Apple acquired
his company Perceptio in late 2014 and shipped the latest iOS, macOS,
and iPhone filled with its deep learning technology in 2016 & 2017.
He co-founded Perceptio in 2012 which pioneered privacy-preserving
mobile deep learning technology, running entirely on smartphones. He
received two M.Sc. in computer science with a focus in Artificial
Intelligence. After originating brain-inspired deep neural networks
running on GPUs & PlayStation 3s in 2006-2007, he received his
Neuroscience PhD from MIT in 2010 and taught GPU programming at
Harvard & MIT.