CUPERTINO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 20, 2018--
Apple® today announced that John Giannandrea has been named to the
company’s executive team as senior vice president of Machine Learning
and Artificial Intelligence Strategy. He joined Apple in April 2018.
Giannandrea oversees the strategy for AI and Machine Learning across all
Apple products and services, as well as the development of Core ML® and
Siri® technologies. His team’s focus on advancing and tightly
integrating machine learning into Apple products is delivering more
personal, intelligent and natural interactions for customers while
protecting user privacy.
“John hit the ground running at Apple and we are thrilled to have him as
part of our executive team,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO. “Machine
learning and AI are important to Apple’s future as they are
fundamentally changing the way people interact with technology, and
already helping our customers live better lives. We’re fortunate to have
John, a leader in the AI industry, driving our efforts in this critical
Giannandrea’s team is also helping to enhance the developer experience
with tools including Core ML and Create ML™, making it easier and faster
to integrate machine learning into apps.
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