Ian Buck is general manager and vice president of Accelerated Computing at NVIDIA.
He is responsible for the company’s worldwide datacenter business, including server GPUs and the enabling NVIDIA computing software for AI and HPC used by millions of developers, researchers and scientists.
Buck joined NVIDIA in 2004 after completing his PhD in computer science from Stanford University, where he was development lead for Brook, the forerunner to generalized computing on GPUs. He is also the creator of CUDA, which has become the world’s leading platform for accelerated parallel computing.
Buck has testified before the U.S. Congress on artificial intelligence and has advised the White House on the topic.
Buck also received a BSE degree in computer science from Princeton University.