AI for Good Innovation Factory – LIVE Pitching Session


This week’s Innovation Factory Live Pitching Session showcases a diverse set of emerging entrepreneurs with promising AI ventures to tackle the world’s greatest challenges. The session will include discussions with featured mentors on topics related to social impact entrepreneurship followed by live pitching from several AI startups whose solutions can accelerate our progress to meet the UN Sustainable Development Goals.

This process will evaluate promising AI focused startups, and the best solutions will be presented as outcomes of the 2020 AI for Good Summit towards the end of the year.

Speakers, Panelists and Moderators

  • JOVAN STOJANOVIC
    JOVAN STOJANOVIC
    Founder
    Serbian AI Society
    Jovan Stojanovic is a tech entrepreneur with more than 10 years of experience in industry. Founder of Wonderland AI Summit, one of the most innovative AI events in Europe, founder at Serbian AI Society and one of the leads at CITY AI. Passionate leader focused on creation of a better World AI ecosystem.
  • TANYA SUAREZ
    TANYA SUAREZ
    Founder
    IoT Tribe
    Founder of IoT Tribe, Tanya has a strong track record in the conception, launch and delivery of programmes to support start-ups. An ICT PhD candidate, Tanya has over 18 years’ professional experience and is adept at forming strong partnerships, building ecosystems and managing diverse, multi-national teams. In the complex role as CEO, she has led recruitment, partnership creation and business development across the UK and Europe to help clients define their opportunities and create ecosystems for innovation. A World Economic Forum Digital Leader and Tech London Advocate, she is regularly invited to speak and host panels at digital events of the themes of entrepreneurship, open innovation and ecosystem creation e.g. Startup Europe Summit, Internet of Banking, IoT World, Huawei Ecosystem summit. Tanya is also a member of the Board for the Alliance for Internet of Things Innovation and an advisory board member for Data Pitch, an accelerator focusing of the use of public data.
  • JOSH CHOI
    JOSH CHOI
    Director of Business Development
    Korea Startup Forum
    Josh Choi is an international expert in startup strategy development, partnership building and global marketing particularly in the field of Information Technologies and Services. He currently serves as the Director of Business Development at Korea Startup Forum, the biggest startup membership organization in Korea with 1,400+ startup members, overseeing the membership business and partnership relations management. His current focus is to support and consult with startups for their recovery and continuation to grow in the pandemic. His previous position includes Chief Communications Officer at ICONLOOP which is Korea's No. 1 blockchain startup, Programme Lead of Smart ABC (AI, Banking and Cities) at International Telecommunication Union, UN Special Agency in the ICT, where he worked for nine years. Previously, he was Senior Marketing Manager at Daum Communications, the first Korean web portal of significant size.
  • JOHN O’SHEA
    JOHN O’SHEA
    Head of Run the Business & Intelligence Transformation
    Dell Technologies
    Dr. John O’Shea has more than 24 years; career experience in a variety of global roles including executive leadership, business development, sales and marketing. He currently works at Dell Technologies as Head of Run the Business & Intelligence Transformation. Previous to working at Dell Technologies; Dr O’Shea was Global Leader of Smart Solutions within AI, blockchain and IOT for Lenovo. He is a member of the World-Wide Blockchain Forum and is a renowned Keynote Speaker within Blockchain, IOT & AI and Edge computing. A global speaker on innovation and representing Dell Technologies as a Key Note Speaker at the United Nations GMIS Summit 2020. Mentor; Advisor in correlation to the Global Prosperity Awards 2020 The Mohammed bin Rashid Initiative for Global Prosperity (the Global Prosperity Initiative) unites the world’s leading start-ups and entrepreneurs, governments and NGOs, United Nations (UN) entities and philanthropists, academia and researchers, to form a community dedicated to spreading global prosperity through the art of ‘making’. His career in science and technology includes scientific product development within the disciplines of AI, 3D Technologies and he hold a Doctorate Degree in Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Psychology.
  • Village Data Analytics (VIDA) TFE Energy
    Village Data Analytics (VIDA) TFE Energy
  • SIPREMO
    SIPREMO
  • SYCAI TECHNOLOGIES
    SYCAI TECHNOLOGIES
  • OCULAR
    OCULAR
  • GREEN HYDROGEN SOLUTIONS
    GREEN HYDROGEN SOLUTIONS
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Date

04 Sep 2020

Time

CEST, Geneva
15:00 - 16:30
Sessions

Topics

SDGs

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