SPEAKING WITH ANDREW.
As a globally recognized expert on innovation, Andrew brings to bear the same big heart, sense of humor and fearlessness that allowed him to succeed in the world of Silicon Valley each time that he speaks. A master of distilling complex theories and technologies into a digestible form, Andrew is able to provide his unique insights in a way that will both inform and excite your audience.
Andrew is a natural communicator with an approachable style that provides and feeds off of his audience’s energy, providing a positive and high energy environment while not shying away from tough discussions and direct dialogue. Andrew is a speaker that understands the art and the science of collaborative motivational speaking, as well as the importance of an emotional connection, and is guaranteed to have your organization’s rapt attention from the moment he takes the stage!
Andrew led us from what many of us thought of as a future filled with potentially threatening robots to an understanding of AI as providing increasingly useful tools for the profession. It was great to have him and I can’t recommend him highly enough.
— Stephen E. Weyl, Chair, Tax and Securities Law Institute
Beyond just being an inspiring and engaging speaker, Andrew is an excellent collaborator who actively seeks to understand the audience so that what is ultimately delivered is meaningful and relevant to them. Andrew's keynote in Singapore was excellent!
— Anita Parkash, Director Legal Education, Singapore Academy of Law
I’ve seen Andrew keep audiences both large and small, on the edge of their seats. Andrew has that unique ability to simplify, clarify and magnify the important, yet deliver it with humor and a disarming manner. We can’t wait to have Andrew back to the LIZ in Toronto.
— Chris Bentley, Managing Director & Co-founder Legal Innovation Zone Ryerson
Andrew Arruda’s presentation to attorneys at our bar association conference about artificial intelligence was as informative as it was entertaining. Attendees are still buzzing about it. We hope he’ll return to Maine in the future.
— Susan B. Driscoll, Esq., President, Maine State Bar Association
Seeing Andrew and his team on the forefront of AI research and leadership has been inspiring. Andrew has the unique ability to translate complex advanced technology and shifts in a manner everyone can understand.
— Rob High, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, IBM Watson
Andrew gave an energetic and captivating presentation on the basics and impact of artificial intelligence technology. The event was a great success and the feedback has been excellent.
— Lisa Danay, Program Chair, Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law, OBA Institute 2018
Andrew is a top-notch speaker who is adaptable, entertaining, and brilliant. He explains artificial intelligence in a way even the most basic user can understand. Andrew is also the most responsive speaker I have ever had the pleasure of working with. Audiences of all levels are sure to enjoy his presentations!
— Sarah Fluke, Planning Committee Co-Chair, ACLEA
Visionaries like Andrew Arruda come along once in a long time. I've no doubt Andrew’s thought leadership will continue to shape technology for decades to come.
— Kai Bond, Lead, Comcast Catalyst Fund
Andrew and his team are great members of the YC community and I would highly recommend hearing their thoughts on the future of AI in the legal space and beyond.
— Michael Siebal, CEO and partner, Y Combinator
Andrew is an extraordinary communicator who has managed to effortlessly unite academia, governments groups and the private sector. Andrew's accomplishments continue in leaps and bounds and his speeches are not to be missed.