Keynote and Invited Speakers

Ashish Singh (A.K) is the Director of Product Management for at TeradataIMG_2071

From startup ventures to some Fortune 500 technology companies, Ashish ’s background spans over 20 years in the IoT, Cloud computing, Machine/Deep Learning and Big Data technologies in a wide variety of Product Management, Technical Marketing & Strategy leadership roles. He has led multiple product management and go to market efforts to introduce cutting-edge Machine/Deep learning, Cloud, Big Data, “As a service” solutions in the US and global markets catering specifically to a wide variety of market segments. His current areas of interest are focused on building products leveraging new Machine/Deep learning architectures and restructuring the current business models to enable the enterprises to transition to an Augmented Intelligence enabled connected enterprise and develop new revenue models for their end consumers. As a clear strategic thinker, he has an excellent track record of creating and launching products from concept to launch and experienced in thinking and executing global go-to market strategies.

Ashish holds a BS in Computer Engineering and an MBA in Marketing & Strategy from Ohio State University. As a prominent industry executive, he also shares his experience and insights through speaking engagements at multiple Machine/Deep learning, Big Data, IoT and Cloud Computing conferences.

Andy Mutz, PhD., Global Head of Technology and Data Architecture  for SAP Leonardo and Analytics

Dr. Andy Mutz is the Global Head of Technology and Data Architecture for SAP mutz portraitLeonardo and Analytics. Andy Mutz works with SAP teams defining the next set of connected architectures across Leonardo & Analytics. Andy has served as a technical leader in SaaS companies centered on machine learning, data science and image/signal processing over the past 18 years.  Prior to SAP, Andy was at Salesforce | BeyondCore, where, as CTO he led engineering before and after its acquisition by Salesforce. BeyondCore led the analytics market in bringing machine learning-driven augmented intelligence to the business user. Andy also built and led data science and engineering integration for agriculture modelling at The Climate Corporation prior to its acquisition by Monsanto. He began his career at HP Labs and Eastman Kodak Labs and has ten issued patents. Andy received his Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Caltech, and holds undergraduate degrees from MIT in physics and mechanical engineering.