Brown Bag Lunch/Fireside Chat with AI and Speech Recognition Pioneer Igor Jablokov

2017-11-03 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Hodges Room (Room 335)
Address: 75 5th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30308, USA

Take a leap into the future of AI with the Entrepreneur behind Alexa, Speech Recognition Pioneer Igor Jablokov on Friday, November 3rd.

Join us as we explore the future of AI with startup founder and speech recognition innovator Igor Jablokov on Friday, November 3. ATDC’s Jacqui Chew will be chatting with Igor fireside-chat-style about AI and its implications for business, economics, and our way of life. Jacqui and Igor will also be grokking about his entrepreneur’s journey, navigating the Amazon acquisition, building a team, and the dream that sparked his latest startup. 

Come ready to ask questions and discuss your thoughts on AI, the startuplife, and everything in between. 

Note: Bring your own lunch 

About Igor Jablokov

Igor was the founder and CEO of Yap, a VC-backed startup that pioneered cloud-based speech recognition. Their platform was deployed by enterprise customers such as Microsoft, Sprint, and Yext, and was a finalist at the first TechCrunch Disrupt conference. Yap was subsequently acquired by Amazon to act as the nucleus of products such as Alexa, Echo, and Fire TV. Igor is now CEO of an emerging stealth startup in the field of AI, with a growing team staffed by the inventors of Alexa and IBM’s Watson. 

About Jacqui Chew

Jacqui is a startup catalyst at ATDC, digital strategist, and organizer of the annual TEDxPeachtree conference. 

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