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Babak Hodjat

Babak Hodjat is co-founder and chief scientist of Sentient, responsible for the core technology behind the world’s largest distributed artificial intelligence system. Babak is a serial entrepreneur, having started a number of Silicon Valley companies as main inventor and technologist. Prior to co-founding Sentient, Babak was senior director of engineering at Sybase iAnywhere, where he led mobile solutions engineering. Prior to Sybase, Babak was co-founder, CTO and board member of Dejima Inc., acquired by Sybase in April 2004. Babak is the primary inventor of Dejima’s patented, agent-oriented technology applied to intelligent interfaces for mobile and enterprise computing – the technology behind Apple’s Siri. Babak is a published scholar in the fields of Artificial Life, Agent-Oriented Software Engineering, and Distributed Artificial Intelligence, and has 25 granted or pending patents to his name.

Babak holds a PhD in Machine Intelligence from Kyushu University, in Fukuoka, Japan.

Babak Hodjat
"Evolutionary intelligence and deep learning are the two pillars supporting our distributed AI platform. Combined, they allow us to ask bigger questions and ultimately find the answers that can help change the world."

BABAK HODJAT, CO-FOUNDER AND CHIEF SCIENTIST

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BABAK HODJAT, CO-FOUNDER AND CHIEF SCIENTIST

Babak Hodjat
"Evolutionary intelligence and deep learning are the two pillars supporting our distributed AI platform. Combined, they allow us to ask bigger questions and ultimately find the answers that can help change the world."