Dag Kittlaus - CEO of SIRI and VIV
Dag Kittlaus co-founded, Siri in 2011. Siri has been described as the the world’s first virtual personal assistant. Kittlaus named Siri after a co-worker in Norway, and it means "beautiful woman who leads you to victory" in Norwegian.
After Apple acquired Siri in 2010, Dag continued worked on Siri as the Director of iPhone Apps, running the Siri and speech recognition teams.
Dag co-founded his next AI company, Viv in 2012. Viv is an artificial intelligence platform that enables developers to create an intelligent, conversational interface to anything. In October 2019, he left Viv Labs over the last 7 years, to explore the next big thing.