Book Sam Altman

Entrepreneur, Programmer & Blogger; Former President of Y Combinator; CEO of OpenAl

More Details

Book Sam Altman for your event

Connect with us for details. No obligation.

Sam Altman Bio

Sam Altman was the president of Y Combinator until 2019, is CEO of OpenAI, and was the cofounder of Loopt, a location-based social networking app, which was part of YC’s first batch in 2005 and acquired by Green Dot in 2012.Prior to taking over as Y Combinator’s president, Altman was a part-time partner at Y Combinator since 2011. You can read Altman’s essays on startups and technology at his blog.Altman has consistently been recognized for his entrepreneurship. He was featured in Inc. Magazine’s Top 30 Entrepreneurs Under 30 and BusinessWeek’s Tech’s Best Entrepreneurs.As an early innovator in mobile location services, Altman joined Apple CEO Steve Jobs on stage at WWDC 2008, presenting Loopt as one of the first applications in the iPhone App Store.Altman has been a valuable source for many media outlets including Charlie Rose, CNN, The Economist, New York Times, Wall Street Journal and numerous others.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Sam Altman and other top speakers and celebrities.

Why choose Athena Speakers?

Booking a speaker for your event doesn't have to be hard...
let us do the hard work and make you look good.

Book any speaker

We have a proprietary database of over 300,000 event speakers. We can book anyone pending availability.

Experienced agents

Communicate with your agent on your terms via email, text, or phone. With our connections, we'll find a great speaker.

Easy Process

We'll talk to you about your needs and budget and we will work hard finding you the perfect speaker for your event.

Price is right

You will pay the best price. Our fees never come out of your budget, they come from the speaker.