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Steve Wozniak            

Co-Founder, Apple Computer, Inc.

A Silicon Valley icon and philanthropist for more than 30 years, Steve Wozniak has helped shape the computing industry with his design of Apple's first line of products, the Apple I and II, and influenced the popular Macintosh. In 1976, Wozniak and Steve Jobs founded Apple Computer, Inc. with Wozniak's Apple I personal computer.

For his achievements at Apple Computer, Wozniak was awarded the National Medal of Technology by the President of the United States in 1985, the highest honor bestowed on America's leading innovators.

In 2000, Wozniak was inducted into the Inventors Hall of Fame and was awarded the prestigious Heinz Award for Technology, the Economy, and Employment for single-handedly designing the first personal computer and for then redirecting his lifelong passion for mathematics and electronics toward lighting the fires of excitement for education in grade school students and their teachers.

He currently serves as chief scientist for Fusion-IO and is a published author with the release of his New York Times best-selling autobiography, iWoz: From Computer Geek to Cult Icon. He has appeared on such television shows as Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List, ABC's Dancing with the Stars, and The Big Bang Theory.

Wozniak's core areas of interest are creativity, innovation, entrepreneurship, and education and robotics/automation. He takes a customized approach to each presentation, resulting in a highly personalized, unforgettable talk delivered by one of the most influential pioneers of the technology industry.

Speech Topics


Creativity

Innovation

Entrepreneurship

The Founding of Apple Computer, Inc.

Education & Robotics

Remarks by Steve Wozniak

Steve Wozniak takes a very customized approach to each presentation he delivers and speaks directly with the event host to ensure a topical focus that is unique, conversational and an excellent tie-in with the overall event. The result is a highly personalized, unforgettable talk delivered by one of the most influential pioneers of the technology industry.

Mr. Wozniak’s core areas of interest are: - The founding of Apple computer - How to foster creativity and innovation in a technical environment - How to breed an entrepreneurial mindset in a corporate culture - iWoz, his autobiography - Robotics and automation - Education

News


Steve Wozniak on Apple vs. FBI: I'm with Apple on this one

Even though he's not working there anymore, Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak always has an opinion on all things Apple, and he doesn't shy from saying it in public.

On Monday, Woz was a guest on Conan, where he shared his thoughts on Apple's firm denial to help the FBI install a backdoor into an iPhone that once belonged to one of the terrorists behind the San Bernardino terrorist attack.

Steve Wozniak's predictions for the next 40 years

Forty years after Apple started, co-founder Steve Wozniak outlined his tech ... Steve Wozniak: We were so young & naive Friday, 1 Apr 2016 | 5:22 PM ET.

Steve Wozniak: School is not enough, go beyond it

Steve Wozniak, co-founder and designer of Apple's first computer, says education is important, but don't let a textbook limit ... Friday, 22 Apr 2016 | 7:00 AM ET.

Steve Wozniak discusses his inaugural Silicon Valley Comic Con ...

Last week I sat down with Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak to hear about his newest creation, Silicon Valley ... Posted Mar 16, 2016 by Fitz Tepper (@ fitztepper) ...

Steve Wozniak to Speak on the Future of Apps and Software ...

Xamarin, the leading enterprise mobility solution, today announced the addition of several industry leaders to its Xamarin Evolve 2016 speaker lineup,

Apple Co-founder Steve Wozniak to Keynote Postgres Vision 2016

19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Steve Wozniak, aka "The Woz", Co-founder, Apple® Computer Inc. will keynote Postgres Vision 2016, the international conference for  ...

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