Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak to speak in Pittsburgh
Steve Wozniak, a co-founder of Apple, will speak in Pittsburgh next week at part of the American Middle East Institute's annual conference.
Andrew Moore, dean of Carnegie Mellon University's School of Computer Science, will lead the discussion with Wozniak, or Woz, at 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland.
The lecture is open to non-conference attendees. Tickets are on sale for $25 to $65.
Wozniak started Apple alongside Steve Jobs in 1976. He is now chief scientist at Primary Data, a data automation company.
The American Middle East Institute's conference begins Sunday and runs through Tuesday. The conference will focus on transformational technologies. Other speakers include Al Mughairy, Oman's ambassador to the United States; Lama Al Sulaiman, vice chair of Saudi Arabia's Jeddah Chamber of Commerce; Hisham A. Fahmy, CEO of the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt; researchers and professors from CMU, University of Pittsburgh and West Virginia University; and others.
Aaron Aupperlee is a Tribune-Review staff writer.