Ayesha Khanna

Co-Founder & CEO of Addo, Founder of 21st Century Girls, Named a Ground Breaking Female Entrepreneur by Forbes & a LinkedIn Top Voice for AI

Hybrid Reality: Thriving in the Emerging Human-Technology Civilization

Hybrid Reality: Thriving in the Emerging Human-Technology Civilization

The AI Productivity Playbook: Strategies for Success

The AI Productivity Playbook: Strategies for Success

Straight Through Processing for Financial Services: The Complete Guide

Straight Through Processing for Financial Services: The Complete Guide

How to hire Ayesha Khanna

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Dr Ayesha Khanna’s official speaking topics are listed below:

  • Winning with AI - Artificial intelligence has been called one of the most powerful technologies of our time. However, what is the reality behind the hype? With some of the world’s most recognized companies as her clients, Dr. Khanna provides insights into how innovative firms embrace data and machine learning to leapfrog competitors and win new customers. She also provides recommendations for accelerating your AI journey and using AI responsibly to engender trust amongst consumers and investors.
  • Top Tech Trends That Will Transform Your Industry - Technologies like Generative AI, edge computing, robotics, and human enhancement will significantly impact all industries in the coming 5-10 years. Using illuminating case studies, Dr. Khanna discusses how these accelerating technologies will disrupt business models and operations and open up new opportunities to lift your firm to new heights. With experience advising some of the world’s largest corporations on data-driven digital transformation and innovation, Dr. Khanna highlights the key technologies you must include in your strategic planning for the decade beyond.
  • The Future of Work - Generative AI, robotics, additive manufacturing, AR/VR, quantum computing, and gene editing are among the revolutionary technologies disrupting every industry in the world. What do they mean for the future of work and jobs? Dr. Khanna takes audiences on a journey through the main forces that will reshape the corporate world and labor markets, emphasizing how each sector can leverage these breakthroughs to make workers more productive, innovative, and empathetic. This process of human-technology co-evolution will forever change how we view the global economy and our role in it.
  • Smart Cities: The Future of How We’ll Work, Live and Play - New technologies such as AI, the Internet of Things, and robotics can offer urban businesses and citizens high-quality, productive, and sustainable lifestyles. The critical shift is from centralized, top-down models to an ecosystem approach that includes corporate and civic stakeholders and leverages data and AI. With a Ph.D. in information systems focused on smart cities, Dr. Khanna delivers a comprehensive assessment of Smart City 2.0 best practices supported by a rich suite of illustrative case studies.

Official Feedback for In-Person & Virtual Events

Feedback from In-Person Events:

"Ayesha Khanna’s friendly demeanour is disarming, but beyond that lies one of the sharpest minds in artificial intelligence (AI)" - Robb Report Singapore

"Listen to this woman! The boss of one of the World’s most important artificial intelligence companies wants us to shape our own future." - Focus Magazine

"Dr. Khanna speaks with confidence and authority, explaining concepts clearly without sounding condescending." - a+ Magazine

"Khanna’s herculean efforts to make sure women have a place at the virtual Web3 table are paying off." - The CEO Magazine

"Ayesha is an established AI expert who aims to use the technology both to benefit industry and the emerging middle-class globally through automation and innovation." - Singapore Computer Society

Feedback from Virtual Events:

"Please forward our thanks to Ayesha. Her session was amazing and really inspiring for all of us to watch! " - AppDynamics

  • 2023 - Board Member of Johnson Controls & the Health Promotion Board of the Singapore Government
  • 2022 - Scientific Advisory Board Member of L’Oreal
  • 2021 - Board Member of NEOM Tonomous, Ngee Ann Polytechnic for the Singapore Government & AVEVA
  • 2020 - Board Member of Sport Singapore for the Singapore Government
  • 2019 - Member of the Global Futures Council for the World Economic Forum
  • 2018 - Board Member of Infocomm Media Development Authority for the Singapore Government
  • 2017 - Co-Founder & CEO of Addo
  • 2015 - CEO of The Keys Academy
  • 2014 - Steering Committee Member of the Ministry of Education Singapore
  • 2014 - Founder & CEO of 21st Century Girls
  • 2013 - Editorial Director of GE Look Ahead for The Economist
  • 2010 - Co-Founder & Director of the Hybrid Reality Institute
  • 2002 - Partner of the Blueprint Group
  • 2006 - Senior Advisor of Fitzgerald Analytics Inc.
  • Named one of the Groundbreaking Female Entrepreneurs in Southeast Asia by Forbes
  • Named a LinkedIn Top Voice for AI