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Andrew Ng has been an AI leader at Google and Baidu. He is a Co-Founder of the massive open online course company, Coursera. He is now shaping the AI through Deeplearning.ai. He shares his perspectives on all things AI with Metis Strategy President, Peter High, at the Forbes CIO Summit 2018.
Akamai CEO Tom Leighton
March 25, 2019
Tom Akamai is the Chief Executive Officer of Akamai Technologies, which he co-founded with Daniel Lewin in 1998 after entering a business plan competition at MIT. Under Tom’s leadership, Akamai has evolved from a Content Delivery Network into a cloud delivery and cybersecurity platforms, with revenue nearly doubling during his first five years in the role. As one of the world's preeminent authorities on algorithms for network applications and cybersecurity, Tom is also a Professor of Applied Mathematics at MIT. He has published over 100 papers and holds more than 50 patents. Tom graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University in 1978 with a B.S.E. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He received his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics from MIT in 1981.