Co-Founder, Enterprise AI Alliance
Cirrus Shakeri is an expert in the applications of Artificial Intelligence technologies with more than 20 years of experience in intelligent agent systems, knowledge-based systems, semantic technologies, natural language processing, knowledge graphs, machine learning and Big Data. Cirrus has worked on solving real-world problems in a wide range of industries including manufacturing, telecom, retail, and government. Most recently, Cirrus worked as a Senior Director in the Office of the CTO at SAP Labs in Palo Alto for 7 years and was responsible for finding new areas of growth for SAP based on emerging technologies in Big Data and AI. Currently, he consults with startups in Silicon Valley about the applications of AI technologies in the consumer and enterprise domains. He has a bachelor’s and master’s degree in engineering and a Ph.D. from Worcester Polytechnic Institute in the applications of multi-agent systems.