Jack is one of the world leading experts on the frontline of AI and Quantum, as a lead scientific researcher at Alphabet X Labs (formerly Google X), the advanced innovation lab of Alphabet/Google. He is also a trusted advisor to Googles founder Larry Page.
In February 2019 he released a book on AI and Quantum Computing: Quantum Computing, an applied approach.
He has a deep fascination for “tech moonshots”; when we set up goals that might seem impossible, but manage to reach them with innovation and human collaboration – a process that he sees getting more democratized with the emergence of new technology.
Jack started his career studying philosophy, neuroscience and the use of AI And neural networks at Columbia University and NIH.
In 1995 he established his first company, EarthWeb, dedicated to the needs of tech professionals that went public on Nasdaq. Later on he acquired Dice.com.
In the public sector he has served as a board member of Trickle Up which helps entrepreneurs start small businesses.
He established the Hidary Foundation to focus on medical research. Jack is also the co-founder and Chairman of Samba Energy, that integrates and implements clean tech solutions for enterprise customers.
He did several TED Talks and frequently appears on Bloomberg TV, Fox Business and CNBC to comment on tech trends.