Dr Riad Hartani
Strategic Technology Adviser, Smart City Algiers

Speaker Profile

Riad has spent the last two decades contributing to the development of Internet, Mobile and Artificial Intelligence technologies, mostly out of Silicon Valley as a primary hub, along with various other cities around the world, including Tokyo, Hong Kong, Vancouver, Seoul, Algiers and Paris. He co-founded and been in the leadership teams of multiple high technology startups with successful exits, advised some of the leading global corporations on their forward looking technology roadmaps, some of the largest private equities on their strategic technology investments and several governments and regulators on their technology policies. He led many industry firsts in the areas of Internet infrastructure design, cloud architectures, Fintech and Web Scale software solutions. He is well versed in the technology startups, innovation and investment eco-systems globally. He is frequently invited as a lecturer, speaker and panelist at leading industry fora and academic institutions. He has lived, worked and travelled in very diverse regions of the world, gaining a broad understanding of cross-cultural technology management and technology ecosystems development.

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