Joel aims to invest and incubate 10,000 ideas across emerging countries in order to bring sustainable and smart development to communities, via the use of AI.
Marvelstone Group Singapore
Shengmei is an inventor with dozens of technology related patents under her wing, as well as few patent-pending ideas.
Panasonic R&D Center Singapore Singapore
Has co-authored more than 25 research papers that were accepted in top peer-reviewed conferences and journals, and was displayed at conferences such as the Computer Vision and Cognitive Recognition (CVPR) and British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC).
DR. JAGANNADAN VARADARAJAN
Data Science (Lead), Machine Learning
Serial entrepreneur and public speaker based in Hong Kong, specialising in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Chatbots and Marketing Automation.
Chairman AI Society of Hong Kong Hong Kong
Marketing professional experienced in developing Integrated-Marketing Strategies and leading Digital Transformation projects across the APAC region.
Managing Director Shanghai, Head of Digital China Lewis Global Communication Hong Kong
Has been active in the AI field since 2010; is a speaker at international conferences and a teacher of Data Science programs for corporates.
Artificial Intelligence Lead
OCBC Bank Singapore
Has written several top articles on the subject of AI, as well as the curriculum for Google Daydream’s ‘VR & 360 Video Production’ Coursera course.
Emerging Tech Journalist CEO of Galatea; Editor-at-Large of VRScout United States
Over 15 years, Jean Claude has been a part of the expansion and growth of multiple companies, as well as becoming a serial entrepreneur himself. He currently advises and grows startups globally.
JEAN CLAUDE DONATO
Managing Director Nikaia Pte Ltd Singapore
Sr. Director & Head of Analytics GSK Consumer Healthcare Singapore
Specializing in early-stage investing, Tak has already invested in over 60 startups, primarily in the AI space, such as Spark Labs in Korea and Techstars in London. He is also a member of the e-Residency Advisory Group for the Govt. of Estonia.
Managing Director Zeroth.ai Hong Kong
Is currently the Professor and Director for the Institute of Media Innovation at NTU-Singapore. She is also the Founder and Director of MIRALab, an interdisciplinary lab in Human Computer Animation.
NADIA MAGNENAT THALMANN
Director Institute for Media Innovation (IMI), NTU, Singapore and MIRALab, University of Geneva, Switzerland Singapore
Independent Director Technology & Innovation Specialist Global Business Transformation & Automation Leader India
SVP – Digital, APAC C&J Clarks Singapore
AI and Data Analytics Head Standard Chartered Bank Singapore
Chief Technology Officer Ninja Van Singapore
Asia Pacific Head of Digital for Consumer Healthcare Businesses Johnson & Johnson Singapore
A PhD holder in AI from the University of Utrecht – Netherlands, and has a wealth of experience in leading strategic change processes.
DR. BERND VAN LINDER
Chief Executive Officer
Commercial Bank of Dubai United Arab Emirates
Susan is an autodidact civic technologist in AI & blockchain space. She also has an international media experience with her work published in or aired on major media outlets.
Chair of AI
BIF, United Nations General Assembly United States
One of the Middle East’s youngest start-up entrepreneur and investor.
Xische Holdings United Arab Emirates
A visionary in the field of technology, serves as an advisor to governments and as a board member in many startups.
Founder & CEO SparkCognition United States
15+ years of international B2B event organiser experience, and has successfully organised the Middle East’s biggest blockchain summit in 2017.
Chief Executive Officer
A thought leader with over 20 years of experience in diverse sectors and advisor to MENA governments on digital transformation
DR. SID AHMED BENRAOUANE
Senior Advisory Board Member, Trescon
Professor, Carlson School of Management, UMN United Arab Emirates
Nikhil Jain’s ObEN devises an accurate virtual representation of an individual for the digital ecosphere. Interesting technology to look out for!
CEO & Co-founder
ObEN United States
As a thought leader, was appointed as a Senior Fellow at the International Cyber Security Centre at George Mason University, Virginia.
DR. SATYAM PRIYADARSHY
Chief Data Scientist, Halliburton;
Senior Advisory Board Member, Trescon United States
AI and Robotics expert who deals with the implementation of Deep Machine Learning in the field of education
DR. NIKOLAOS MAVRIDIS
Founder and Director, Interactive Robots and Media Lab
PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Greece
A highly skilled and experienced individual in financial crime analytics, anti-money laundering, lending fraud, credit card fraud, sanctions, compliance and operations risk.
Lead Data Scientist
Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank United Arab Emirates
An award winning business woman , Founder, Angel Investor, CMO, Licensee of the TEDxLeicester chapter and technology advisor who aims to disrupt mindsets and perceptions within the community.
Beowulf Proof Work United Kingdom
CEO of AI based company Perpetuuiti which implements an ‘Intelligent Digital Workforce with Cognitive Capabilities’.
Founder & CEO Perpetuuiti India
A serial entrepreneur with a passion for disruptive innovation and technology, has previously founded four startups including one successful exit.
CEO & Co-founder
Founder of ‘Bankorus’ which is an AI-powered crypto-wealth management platform and security token marketplace built with blockchain.
An experienced technical manager with a strong background in operations within the digital marketing and advertising industry.
Dubbed as the ‘Innovator in a white coat’, Shabeer is a practicing neurologist who started Universal Hospital, which has grown into a conglomerate with business interests across North America, India and the Middle East.
DR. SHABEER NELLIKODE
Founder & Managing Director
Universal Hospital United Arab Emirates
An enterprising businessman who is developing businesses using the intersection of Blockchain, IoT and and Artificial Intelligence.
Apla United Arab Emirates
Has worked with multiple MNCs to develop strategy using Big Data and Consumer Trends in accordance with AI.
Founder & CEO
Pivotchain Solutions United Arab Emirates