Abstract: In this panel discussion, seasoned Vexperts, investors, and visionaries will come together to shed light on the emerging trends, ecosystems, and disruptive technologies that are fostering the growth of the next generation of AI startups. Discover the secrets to recognizing innovation, and gain insights into the unique qualities that set these startups on a path to success. Be part of the conversation that’s shaping the future of AI entrepreneurship and innovation.
Bio: Igor is a founder and General Partner of Cortical Ventures an early stage AI-focused venture fund. Cortical Ventures was started to invent, incubate and invest in the companies leading the AI revolution. Previous, Igor was an early investor and SVP of Corporate Development at DataRobot where he was responsible for defining DataRobot’s growth strategy, fundraising, managing the sourcing and execution of mergers and acquisitions, and strategic partnerships. He raised >$500M in growth capital and executed multiple M&A transactions and partnerships. He joined DataRobot from Intel Capital. As managing director at Intel Capital, Igor led AI and data investment practice Under his leadership, Intel Capital was recognized as one of the most active investors in AI. Igor has funded and served on boards for >20 organizations.