SANTA CLARA CONVENTION CENTER
MAY 4-5, 2018

THE WORLD’S LARGEST
ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONFERENCE

Imagination AI

IGOR JABLOKOV

CEO, Pryon

Igor is founder and CEO of Pryon, a stealth startup in the field of artificial intelligence. Previously, he was founder and CEO of Yap, a pioneer in cloud-based speech recognition. Its platform was widely deployed by dozens of carrier and enterprise customers and was a finalist at the first TechCrunch Disrupt conference. The Company was Amazon’s first AI acquisition and acted as the nucleus of products such as Alexa, Echo, and Fire TV. As an IBM Program Director, Igor led the team that developed the world’s first speech-enabled Web browser, while also designing the precursor to Watson. With over two dozen patents issued and pending, he was named an industry luminary by Speech Technology Magazine and an outstanding engineering alumnus of his alma mater. Igor holds a BS in Computer Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University and an MBA from The University of North Carolina.