CEO of Samsung STAR Labs, NEON and Global Senior Vice President of research at Samsung, Pranav Mistry is a computer scientist and inventor who is best known for his work on SixthSense, Samsung Galaxy Gear and Project Beyond. A standout figure within innovation and technology, Mistry is now using his abundance of expertise within his field to become a motivational speaker.
Beginning his career as an intern for Microsoft, Mistry made his way up to become the Director of the India Incubation Team for the computer software giant before becoming a researcher for the likes of Google and NASA. With admirable drive and determination, Pranav went from good to great as he made his way up from being an intern to the CEO of two highly profitable organisations.
Some of the highest points of his career include becoming the Vice President at Samsung Electronics in 2012, the Global Vice President in 2014 and the Global Senior Vice President in 2017. Also in 2017, he secured the role of Head of Innovation at Samsung Mobile where he has helped to develop sixth sense technology, Samsung’s Galaxy Gear smartwatch and has become the head of the companies Think Tank Team.
Most recently, Pranav has delivered keynote speeches at a variety of high-profile events including The British Legal Technology Forum 2019 as well as a whole host of TED Talks around the world. He has also become the President and CEO of Samsung STAR Labs where he is working to develop artificial intelligence-powered virtual beings named Neon.
Mistry’s efforts have been recognised with an abundance of awards including the Popular Science’s 2009 Invention Award and was named the Young Global Leader 2013 by World Economic Forum. Dubbed as “one of ten best inventors in the world right now,” it’s evident that Pranav has established himself as a leading expert within the AI field.
A respected figure in technology, AI and digital disruption, Pranav Mistry can deliver unbeatable motivational speeches surrounding his field. A determined, innovative and inspiring speaker can leave the biggest lasting impression on audiences of all varieties and can make revolutionary changes in small businesses, SME’s and large multi-national corporations.