Dr. Sujith Ravi is the Founder & CEO of SliceX AI, a pioneering AI/ML company whose mission is to make next-generation artificial intelligence universally accessible. He has over 15 years experience building & deploying transformative AI technologies across the industry. He is the inventor of Smart Reply, TensorFlow Lite, the industry’s first trillion-scale Graph ML platform and other industry-leading ML technologies used by billions of people across billions of devices.
Previously, he was the Director of Amazon Alexa AI, where he led efforts to build multimodal neural conversational AI at scale. Prior to that, Dr. Ravi founded and headed multiple ML and NLP teams in Google AI spanning large-scale semi-supervised learning, graph & deep learning, and on-device machine learning for products used by billions of people in Search, Ads, Assistant, Gmail, Photos, Android, Cloud and YouTube. These technologies power conversational AI (e.g., Smart Reply); Web and Image Search; On-Device ML in Android and Assistant; Neural Structured Learning in TensorFlow; Learn2 Compress for Google Cloud; TensorFlow Lite for mobile and edge devices.
Dr. Ravi has authored over 100 scientific publications and patents in top-tier machine learning and natural language processing conferences. His work has been featured in the press (e.g., Wired, TechCrunch, NYTimes, New Scientist) and won multiple Best Paper Awards. He was a mentor for Google Launchpad startups, Co-Chair of AI & Deep Learning for 2019 National Academy of Engineering (NAE) symposium, Industry Advisory Board for UC Santa Cruz, Co-organizer for top-tier ML and NLP conferences.