Changing the face of tech one girl at a time

Changing the face of tech one girl at a time

Volunteering at a kids' hackathon at a community centre here six years ago, Dr Ayesha Khanna was given a visceral reminder of a deep-seated bias when it comes to women and tech.

"I was working with kids on a small electric robot and, at some point, the mother of one girl took her daughter away and replaced her with her son, saying he was better suited to the activity," said the co-founder and chief executive of artificial-intelligence (AI) firm Addo AI….

Digital Economy : Asia's digital rise

Digital Economy : Asia's digital rise

This episode of The EIU Digital Economy podcast explores the growing influence of Asian companies in the global digital economy. To discuss why companies in China and beyond have quickly emerged as digital pioneers, and what this means for global businesses, host Pete Swabey is joined from Singapore by Ayesha Khanna, CEO of ADDO AI, an artificial intelligence advisory start-up, and Jason Davis, associate professor of entrepreneurship and family enterprise at the business school INSEAD.

Technology can level playing field for women, says panel

Technology can level playing field for women, says panel

When Dr Ayesha Khanna, co-founder and chief executive of artificial intelligence advisory firm Addo AI, meets clients, they often assume that her fellow co-founder - a man - is the "techie" while she handles only the business aspects. "They are often surprised when I start talking about algorithms," said Dr Khanna, a data scientist with a PhD in information systems and innovation.

In the male-dominated technology industry, it takes greater effort to ensure women are heard, she told a panel discussion yesterday….

AI expert and shooting star Ayesha Khanna

AI expert and shooting star Ayesha Khanna

How are our cities becoming smart? Focus Magazine, one of Germany’s most widely circulated magazines interviews Ayesha Khanna, one of the world's leading experts in Artificial Intelligence, addresses this question. Her approach is to connect AI with human values. This also leads to Khanna preferring moral values ​​to big money. FOCUS Online presents the woman from Singapore.

Opening the black box of AI

 Opening the black box of AI

FEAR and distrust are often initial reactions to new technology like artificial intelligence (AI), since the less we know about something, the more mysterious and dangerous it seems.

However, the best way to ensure that society does not lose control of such technology is to learn as much about it as possible, so that we can harness its capabilities for good, says Ayesha Khanna, CEO and co-founder of AI advisory rm ADDO AI.

AI Is Disrupting Financial Services And One Country Is Already Leading The Race

AI Is Disrupting Financial Services And One Country Is Already Leading The Race

Artificial intelligence (AI) is removing industrial and geographical boundaries for financial services organisations, according to AI expert, Dr Ayesha Khanna.

Singapore saw the change coming and early investments in the technology and people to support it mean the country will likely be the global leader when AI is “everywhere” in 10 years, according to Khanna, co-founder and CEO of ADDO AI.

"There are many myths"

"There are many myths"

From Pakistan via Harvard to Wall Street: How Ayesha Khanna became co-founder of a leading AI company that advises on transport issues and FinTech Ayesha Khanna is one of the big names in artificial intelligence. Her "ADDO AI" company, which she co-founded with others in 2017, has been ranked by Forbes magazine among the top four in Asia.

Dr Ayesha Khanna: smart cities and human-centricity

Dr Ayesha Khanna: smart cities and human-centricity

When I attended the Fujitsu World Tour in Stockholm earlier this week, my eyes were opened to an array of new and developing innovations as well as their countless applications. I particularly enjoyed Dr Ayesha Khanna’s presentation on the impact of intelligent technology. Dr Khanna who is Co-founder and CEO of ADDO AI, Singapore, focused on smart cities and how human-centricity is key to their success.

L'era della realtà ibrida è alle porte: parola della futurologa Ayesha Khanna

L'era della realtà ibrida è alle porte: parola della futurologa Ayesha Khanna

Ayesha Khanna is featured by Corriere della Sera, one of Italy's leading newspapers, on her work in artificial intelligence, and on humanity’s hybrid future. "The era of hybrid reality is upon us: the word of the futurist Ayesha Khanna. The woman, head of one of the most important Asian artificial intelligence companies talked about the trends of the future, the technological dependence and her dual role of mother and entrepreneur."