will.i.am has been recognized by seven Grammy Awards, an Emmy Award, a CLIO Award, the World Economic Forum’s Crystal Award, and an Honorary Fellowship by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).
He a member of the World Economic Forum’s Fourth Industrial Revolution Advisory Committee and Global Artificial Intelligence Action Alliance that monitors the impact of technology on society, people and work. He also co-chairs the World Economic Forum’s
Generation AI working group that examines the interaction of AI and youth across education, play, data rights and privacy.
will.i.am collaborates with global brands on creative campaigns and events, among them Accenture, AB InBev, Atom Bank, Bacardi, Beats Electronics, Dr. Pepper, Intel, Lexus Europe,
Mercedes, Nestle, Pepsi, Salesforce, Super Bowl, The Coca-Cola Company and VAAY. He is the Chairman and Founder of XUPERMASK, creator of a smart mask designed in partnership
with Honeywell. In the Artificial Intelligence sector, he is the Founder & CEO of I.AM+, a company that develops AI-based customer service applications using natural language interaction.
After an eight year hiatus, will.i.am and Black Eyed Peas are topping the international music charts again with multiple hits from TRANSLATION, their 2020 modern Latin crossover album featuring collaborations with J Balvin, Shakira, Becky G, El Alfa, Maluma and Ozuna. will.i.am’s i.am Angel Foundation supports in-class and after-school STEAM education programs for 1,200 disadvantaged youth in grades K – 12. The foundation also funds the Boyle
Heights STEM Magnet High School, and the i.am Scholarship program that provides gap funding for college students. As a member of the FIRST robotics organization’s board of directors, will.i.am also serves as a global advocate regarding the vital importance of STEAM skills development as the basis of an educated workforce that can fill the jobs of today, and