Chit-Kwan (CK) brings to JAZZ deeply technical expertise, drawn from over twenty years in academic and industry settings, spanning machine learning, computer architecture, distributed computing, cyber-physical systems, wireless networking, software engineering, and healthcare tech. Trained as a computer scientist, with dozens of peer-reviewed publications and patents, he has a passion for research commercialization and most enjoys building teams that turn lab innovations into useful products.
Currently, CK is the founder and CEO of Revelata, Inc., a natural language processing startup serving the finance industry. Previously, CK was at Intel Corporation, where he was responsible for the first API and compiler for Loihi, Intel's (non-von Neumann) neuromorphic research chip, and where he subsequently led the Smart Computing Architecture Team in its effort to improve CPU performance by directly incorporating machine learning into Intel microarchitecture. Earlier in his career, CK worked on advanced protocols for drone and satellite networks at Harvard and MIT Lincoln Lab, and was a software engineer for many years at various startups.
CK holds an A.B. in Biochemical Sciences, and S.M., and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science, all from Harvard University.