Dr Sumit Chowdhury is a global thought leader in the field of Artificial Intelligence, Smart Cities, Digital Economy, Telecom. He is the Founder and investor in Gaia Smart Cities, Sesovera (a company working in Machine Learning on the edge), and Sensez9 a company focused on automation in the delivery of Health care operations. He is also the CTO of Brookfield Properties in India. Sumit continues to work as a ICT/Digital Advisor to few Smart Cities in India and has IoT projects running in 120 in cities across the country. He is a business leader, and entrepreneur, having led large, hyper-growth, multinational telecom and consulting companies in US, Australia & India. He is a Visiting Faculty at Carnegie Mellon University (USA) & member of Dean’s Advisory Council.
He is a graduate of IIT Kanpur and Ms and PhD from Carnegie Mellon University.