Roger Chen

Roger Chen

Roger Chen is building a new venture and currently co-chairs the O'Reilly Artificial Intelligence Conference. Previously, he was a principal at O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures (OATV), where he invested in and worked with early stage startups, primarily in the realm of data, machine learning, and robotics. Roger has a deep and hands-on history with technology, having spent a past life as an engineer and scientist prior to working in venture capital. He developed novel nanotechnology as a Ph.D. researcher at UC Berkeley and spent stints as an engineer with Oracle, EMC, and Vicor. Roger holds a BS from Boston University and a Ph.D. from UC Berkeley, both in electrical engineering.

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The state of AI adoption

AI Conference chairs Ben Lorica and Roger Chen reveal the current AI trends they've observed in industry.