Featured Speaker Bios
Ian is the co-founder and CEO of wysdom, the leading provider of Cognitive Care solutions to large B2C enterprise. After giving up on a traditional career Ian founded and grew 7 technology companies over the past 23 years, primarily in the enterprise software space including Wyrex, Mobile Diagnostix (HP), Clickfree and most recently Wysdom.AI. Ian invests in, mentors, and sits on the boards of several innovative startups in the Toronto area including ThinkData Works, SPXTRM and groupie.
Through his vast experience in startups, technology and now AI, Ian is an accomplished speaker on topics of customer experience, AI in customer service and how technology will shape the way businesses communicate with their customers.
Jeff has more than 20 years experience in the startup world, founding and growing 4 software companies: AracNet, Mobile Diagnostix (HP), ClickFree and Wysdom.AI. His in-depth understanding of software development and the challenges in making new technologies successful in the startup world prove invaluable as he serves on the boards of XMG, SurfEasy (Opera), Locationary (Apple), Groupie and as an advisor to Pushlife (Google), LogMeIn (IPO) and HP.
Jeff holds 23 issued patents in the wireless and consumer electronics spaces and is the lead inventor on 30+ pending patents. His in-depth understanding of software development and the challenges in making new technologies successful in the startup world make him an in-demand speaker at technical-focused global conferences and gatherings.
Karthik has over a decade of hands-on, proven global expertise in emerging technologies and implementing intricate platforms and solutions for telecommunications and enterprise during his time at Amdocs, with senior positions at offices in India, Cyprus, America and Canada.
Karthik is an accomplished futurist, having led captivated audiences on the journey technology takes from development to everyday use and giving a sneak peak at at the speculated innovations that machine learning and designed intelligence make possible tomorrow and 10 years from now.