Neelay is responsible for providing developer tools and solutions that accelerate time to market for Intel’s customers. He works to simplify the deployment of optimized analytics to solve real world problems. Since 2016, Neelay has been advancing the state of sensing and media analytics in intelligent systems, integrating new technologies into consumer laptops such as sensor based adaptive performance, display and wake. Intel User Awareness was recognized at CES in 2019 as part of Intel’s Innovation Excellence Program in partnership with top laptop manufacturers. With the explosion of video and media analytics, Neelay now works to accelerate new media analytics use cases at the edge and in the cloud. Neelay graduated from Williams College with a Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science and from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a Masters in Computer Science specializing in machine learning. He was a 2006 Siebel Scholar and an inaugural member of the UIUC creative writing MFA program. He doesn’t believe in spare time, but away from his laptop he enjoys playing ultimate frisbee, biking, reading, writing, listening to the Grateful Dead, cheering for the Kansas City Chiefs and spending time with his wife, two dogs, two cats, and two boys.