We bring together the best experts, companies and institutions
with world-class AI knowledge from all over the world

Corporate Business Leaders

Distinguished Lecturers and Practitioners

International AI Researchers and Academics

Leading Tech Firms

Trusted Professional Service Firms

Innovative Product Companies

We bring together the best experts, companies and institutions with world-class AI knowledge from all over the world

Corporate Business Leaders

Distinguished Lecturers and Practitioners

International AI Researchers and Academics

Leading Tech Firms

Trusted Professional Service Firms

Innovative Product Companies

Our Strategic Partners

Our strategic partners have been actively supporting the build-up and expansion of the AI Business School with their full commitment, engagement and inspiration right from the beginning. We feel honoured and glad to be supported by and work with those fantastic companies.

Top Executive Advisory Board

with trusted business leaders of industry leading companies

Claude Honegger

Claude Honegger

Head of the Innovation and Technology Transformation

Credit Suisse
Thomas Zeeb

Thomas Zeeb

Member of the Executive Board and Head Securities and Exchanges

SIX Group
Dr. Martin Frick

Dr. Martin Frick

Member of the Executive Board and COO

Generali Switzerland
Dirk Lindemann

Dirk Lindemann

Director

Federal Office of Information Technology, Systems and Telecommunication (FOITT) Switzerland
Alex Glanzmann

Alex Glanzmann

Member of the Executive Committee and CFO

Swiss Post
Isa Müller

Isa Müller

Executive Vice President

Bain Capital
Dr. Frank Lehmann

Dr. Frank Lehmann

Vice President and Global Head of the Open Innovation Venturing

Nestlé
Martin Grieder

Martin Grieder

Group Vice President Marketing

Sonova Group
Martin Schiesser

Martin Schiesser

Vice President, Chief Digital and Information Officer

Garrett
Rolf Olmesdahl

Rolf Olmesdahl

Member of the Executive Board and COO

Raiffeisen Switzerland
Manuel Gerres

Manuel Gerres

Managing Director

Deutsche Bahn Digital Ventures
Dr. Martin Petry

Dr. Martin Petry

CIO and Head of the Business Excellence

Hilti
Sven Rump

Sven Rump

Member of the Executive Board and Chief Investment Officer

Die Mobiliar
Dr. Raymond Schnidrig

Dr. Raymond Schnidrig

Partner and Chief Technology Officer

Partners Group
Ricardo Diaz Rohr

Ricardo Diaz Rohr

CIO

Emil Frey AG
Wolfgang Prasser

Wolfgang Prasser

Member of the Executive Board and Head of Product Management Private Clients

Baloise Insurance
Thomas Bahc

Thomas Bahc

Member of the Executive Board

Swiss Life Switzerland
Kai Könecke

Kai Könecke

Chief Supply Chain Officer

Emmi Group
Gion-Pieder Pfister

Gion-Pieder Pfister

Operations Project Manager

Swissport
Enrico Lardelli

Enrico Lardelli

Member of the Executive Board and Head of Digital Banking and Services

Graubündner Kantonalbank
Rainer Zahradnik

Rainer Zahradnik

Deputy Country Manager and Sales Director

Tata Consultancy Services
Dr. Ivo Furrer

Dr. Ivo Furrer

Member of the Board of Directors

Julius Baer and Helvetia
Dr. Christian Baur

Dr. Christian Baur

CEO

Swisslog Group
Daniel Dahinden

Daniel Dahinden

Member of the Extended Executive Board, Head of Business Unit Innovation and Digital

SIX Group
Christoph Züllig

Christoph Züllig

Co-Founder and COO

Private Alpha Switzerland
Urs Durrer

Urs Durrer

Head of Department of Economics

Canton Schwyz

Alexander Schwarz

Alexander Schwarz

Former General Manager

AirBnB
 Dr. Beat Oberlin

Dr. Beat Oberlin

Member of the Board of Directors

Swissquote Group

Academic Board

with leading AI scientists and reaserchers from all over the world

Dr. Aybike Öngel

  • Principal Investigator of the Individual Mobility Vehicles and Services Team at TUMCREATE, Singapore
  • Ph.D. degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from University of California, Davis
  • Former Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering at Bahcesehir University and Kultur University
  • Former Visiting Research Associate in Road Engineering/Sealing Components Department at EMPA Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology
  • AI in Mobility

Dr. Gemma Roig

  • Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the Goethe University Frankfurt
  • Ph.D. degree in Computer Vision from ETH Zurich
  • Former Research Affiliate at MIT
  • Former Assistant Professor of Technology and Design at the Singapore University
  • Postdoctoral fellow at MIT in the Center for Brains Minds and Machines
  • Computer Vision

Dr. Malika Meghjani

  • Assistant Professor of the Information Systems Technology and Design at Singapore University of Technology and Design
  • Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from McGill University, Canada
  • Former Research Scientist and Technical Lead at Autonomous Vehicle Lab at Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART)
  • Awarded SMART Postdoctoral Fellowship for her research proposals on “Multi-Class Autonomous Mobility-on-Demand System” and “Context and Intention Aware Planning under Uncertainty for Self-Driving Cars”
  • The first Google Anita Borg Scholar from McGill University, Canada
  • Robotics

Dr. Justin Dauwels

  • Associate Professor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore
  • Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from ETH Zurich
  • Deputy Director of the ST Engineering – NTU corporate lab
  • Associate Professor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore
  • Former Research Scientist at MIT
  • Machine Learning

Dr. Mehmet Gönen

  • Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering and Computational Biology at College of Engineering and School of Medicine at Koç University, Istanbul
  • Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering from Boğaziçi University, Istanbul
  • Research Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering at the Department of Biomedical Engineering, School of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland
  • Former Senior Research Scientist at the Department of Computational Biology, Sage Bionetworks, Seattle
  • AI in Healthcare

Dr. Dorien Herremans

  • Assistant Professor and Director of the Game Lab at Singapore University of Technology and Design
  • Ph.D. degree in Applied Economics on the topic of Computer Generation and Classification of Music from University of Antwerp
  • Former Marie Sklodowska-Curie Postdoctoral Fellow at the Centre for Digital Music at Queen Mary University of London
  • Former Drupal consultant and IT lecturer at the Les Roches University in Bluche, Switzerland
  • Machine Learning and AI in Arts (music)

Dr. Kurt Mäder

  • Former top executive and COO in the banking industry
  • Ph.D. degree in Physics from ETH Zurich

Our Faculty

with leading AI scientists and researchers from all over the world

Selçuk Boydak

  • International AI entrepreneur, company-builder and investor
  • Founder of the AI Business School
  • Lecturing Topic: Introduction-level AI Courses, AI in Healthcare and AI Leadership

Fuat Beşer

  • Founder of leading AI talent communities like Deep Learning Türkiye
  • Thought leader on Machine and Deep Learning; Google Developer Expert
  • Lecturing Topic: Machine Learning and Deep Learning

Katharina Fulterer

  • AI entrepreneur and automation consultant
  • CEO of Boydak Automation, the Swiss market leader for RPA design and implementations
  • Lecturing Topic: Hyper-Automation and RPA

Shaun Moore

  • CEO and Founder of Trueface, the leading computer vision company that creates actionable data from existing camera feeds
  • Lecturing Topic: Computer Vision – Image Recognition and Image Processing

Refik Anadol

  • Media artist, director, and pioneer in the aesthetics of machine intelligence
  • Lecturer and researcher for UCLA’s Department of Design Media Arts 
  • Recipient of various awards and prizes including Microsoft Research’s Best Vision Award, Google’s Artists and Machine Intelligence Artist Residency Award
  • Lecturing Topic: AI in Arts

Patrick Tan

  • Chief Marketing Officer at Extract AI, an Asia based company providing Automated Machine Learning platform that allows enterprises to integrate AI in a simple and cost-efficient manner
  • Former data warehouse engineer specializing in developing business intelligence systems
  • Lecturing Topic: Computer Vision

Dr. Carlo Torniai

  • Former Data Science Manager at Tesla and Global Director of Digital Product at Pirelli
  • Lecturing Topic: Data Science

Pascal Kaufmann

  • Neuroscientist and AI entrepreneur
  • Founder of the Mindfire Foundation for AI research
  • Lecturing Topic: Latest Thinking in AI Research and Science

Daniel Leahy

  • EMEA Engagement Lead, Cloud AI Product Development at Google
  • Lecturing Topic: AI in Banking, AI in Insurance, AI in Marketing & Sales (Customer Engagement)

Dr. Anita Faul

  • Data Scientist at British Antarctic Survey, a component of the Natural Environment Research Council of UK Research and Innovation
  • Former director of studies in mathematics at Selwyn College, University of Cambridge
  • Lecturing Topic: Data Science

Aniello Bove

  • CEO and Partner at andrion ag, a Swiss-based company providing high qualified services and solutions within the banking industry
  • Lecturing Topic: Speech Recognition

Daron Yöndem

  • Microsoft Regional Director and MVP with a focus in AI and Azure
  • CTO in BluTV, Turkey’s leading SVOD platform
  • Regular speaker at international conferences on AI, Serverless, and Engineering Culture
  • Lecturing Topic: AI Leadership and Serverless AI

Davide Gallo

  • Senior Manager Business Development Machine Learning and AI cross GSA at AWS
  • Lecturing Topic: Machine Learning, AI in Retail, AI in Banking, AI in Insurance

Dr. Alexander Del Toro Barba

  • Lead Machine Learning Specialist at Google

Dr. Christoph Mittendorf

  • AI Advocate / Regional Product Lead at Google
  • Lecturing Topic: AI in Vision, AI in Marketing & Sales, AI in Sustainability

Dr. Julien Weissenberg

  • Founder of VisualSense AI, a Swiss-based boutique advisory in Computer Vision and AI providing outstanding services to companies, start-up incubators and institutions
  • World Economic Forum Global Shaper
  • Lecturing Topic: Computer Vision – Image Recognition and Image Processing

Claudio Mirti

  • Principal Solution Specialist – Data & AI at Microsoft & Founder of Design Thinking and AI courses in higher education in Switzerland and New York University
  • Lecturing Topic: AI in Leadership, Big Data, Analytics, IoT, Chatbot & Machine Learning

Daniel Turi

  • Head of financial data management at Allianz Suisse
  • Popular author and speaker
  • Lecturing Topic: RPA

Dr. Dorian Selz

  • Internet entrepreneur and founder of data-driven companies like e.g. local.ch
  • CEO of Squirro, a leading AI platform that delivers actionable recommendations for better business outcomes
  • Lecturing Topic: Data Science, Machine Learning and Deep Learning

Martin Martin

  • Research consultant for CARES Singapore in the field of predictive modelling of energy and chemical storage
  • Senior Actuarial Consultant in the field of Life Insurance and Annuities, including Secondary Market Life Insurance
  • Lecturing Topic: AI in Insurance

Dr. Alexander Ciritsis

  • Founder and CTO of b-rayZ, a spinoff of the University Hospital of Zurich that develops AI software
  • Lecturing Topic: AI in Healthcare

Dr. Okan Geray

  • Strategic Planning Advisor at Smart Dubai
  • Former management consultant in various industries
  • Lecturing Topic: Social Impacts of AI and Smart Cities

Dr. Thomas Ramge

  • Award-winning, best-selling author with special focus on AI
  • AI Researcher
  • Lecturing Topic: AI Ethics and AI-based Decisioning

Geoffrey Guilly

  • Founder and CEO of Aitenders, a French-based company optimizing tender management processes with AI
  • Former CEO, CFO and Innovation Director in engineering and transportation industry
  • Lecturing Topic: AI in Procurement

Ralph Landolt

  • AI entrepreneur and automation consultant
  • Co-founder of Boydak Automation, the Swiss market leader for RPA design and implementations
  • Lecturing Topic: Hyper-Automation and RPA

Dr. Leon Tsvasman

  • Author and academic teacher in Germany and the US
  • Lecturing Topic: Latest Thinking in AI Research and Science

Dr. Dmitry Borisenko

  • Expert in quantitative finance and data science
  • Lecturing Topic: Machine Learning and Deep Learning

Ulrich Hoffmann

  • Former Head Group Operations at UBS
  • Lecturing Topic: Automation and AI in Banking

Peter Sany

  • Former top executive in pharma, healthcare, technology and banking industries
  • Acknowledged CIO of the year and member of various boards, e.g. Chairman of the Advisory Board at Fraunhofer Institute for AI
  • Lecturing Topic: AI Leadership

Andreas Kaelin

  • Founder and owner of ICPRO GmbH, service and consulting company for business management and information technology
  • President of ICT Vocational Training Switzerland
  • General Manager of ICTswitzerland, the largest Swiss IT association
  • Lecturing Topic: Digital transformation – IT strategy and security

Otto Bitterli

  • Former top executive and CEO in the health insurance industry
  • Lecturing Topic: AI in Healthcare and AI Leadership

Gion-Pieder Pfister

  • Former Senior Vice President & CEO, Swissport International Basel
  • Lecturing Topic: Leadership in the AI Age, AI in Mobility

Rudolf Falat

  • Senior corporate finance and strategy professional
  • Former strategic M&A transactions leader for Credit Suisse and Deutsche Bank
  • FinTech and digital transformation enthusiast, podcaster, startup mentor, and executive education coach at INSEAD
  • Lecturing Topic: AI in Finance and Digital Transformation

Sayak Paul

  • Deep learning associate at PyImageSearch, a company dedicated to helping programmers, developers, and students understand how computer vision works
  • Technical author and speaker, Google Developers Expert in Machine Learning
  • Lecturing Topic: Machine Learning

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