Fabio Bottacci

Fabio Bottacci is founder and CEO of VINCI Digital and an Industrial IoT Expert Contributor at the World Economic Forum and at BNDES, the Brazilian Development Bank. Fabio is an Independent Trusted Advisor focused on the development of disruptive technologies to shape new "winning" business models.

Hessie Jones

Hessie Jones is a seasoned digital strategist, author, tech geek and data junkie. She has spent the last 17 years on the internet in online publishing, banking, digital advertising and tech startups like Yahoo! Citi, Aegis Media, Cerebri AI, Humans for AI, Salsa AI and Rapp Collins. Hessie is the author of EVOLVE: Marketing (as we know it) is Doomed!.

Naveen Joshi

Naveen Joshi is Founder and CEO of Allerin, which develops engineering and technology solutions focused on optimal customer experiences. Naveen works in AI, Big Data, IoT and Blockchain. An influencer with a half a million followers, he is a highly seasoned professional with more than 20 years of comprehensive experience in customizing open source products for cost optimizations of large scale… Read More

John King

John King is head of Marketing and Communications at SparkCognition, the global leader in cognitive computing analytics. John drives the company's external activities, developing and executing communications and media strategy.

Ganesh Padmanabhan

Ganesh Padmanabhan is Vice President of Market Development at CognitiveScale, responsible for revenue growth through Marketing, Business Development and Strategic partnerships. He is passionate about bringing new and disruptive technologies to market, and has focused on emerging industries and global markets from startups to Fortune 50 companies, to drive growth through corporate strategy, prod… Read More

Carole Piovesan

Carol Piovesan is a speaker, thought-leader and lawyer with a focus on AI. Based out of Toronto, Canada, she’s the AI lead at McCarthy Tétrault LLP and the firm’s co-lead of the national Cybersecurity, Privacy and Data Management group. She is the co-author of the firm’s White Paper entitled, “From Chatbots to Self-Driving Cars: The Legal Risks of Adopting AI in your Business” and editor of Cyb… Read More

Sandra Ponce de Leon

Sandra Ponce de Leon is a corporate and startup podcaster and co-host of Popping the Bubbl. Sandra is a long time Silicon Valley tech veteran, marketer, cofounder and lover of scintillating conversation. Popping the Bubbl offers a team of professional marketers and podcasters who collectively have recorded over 150 podcasts over the last 3 years, and 15 years of high tech and startup marketing… Read More

Michael Spencer

Michael Spencer is a prolific futurist called the original business insider with over 800 articles on LinkedIn and writing daily on Medium, where he is a top writer in 20+ tags. He is a content and brand consultant for startups involved in robotics, AI, blockchain and IoT. Michael is founder and editor of FutureSin, a Medium publication that explores aspects of technology and society related to… Read More

John Sukup

John Sukup, blogger, is Founder and Principal Consultant at Expected X. John has spent over a decade in the data analytics and research industries working for some of the most well-respected names in business including The Nielsen Company and BlueCross BlueShield. He has experience consulting and data modeling in healthcare, consumer tech, government projects, retail, insurance, and finance. Jo… Read More

Richard Welke, Ph.D.

Richard Welke, Ph.D., has held many roles over 25 years to bootstrap dormant units to create a series of new units within the prevailing university structure. Not replicating. New visions for going forward. Dr. Welke is director of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute, and professor and previous chair of the Center for Process Innovation, e-Commerce Institute, GeM (Global e-Management… Read More