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Babak Hodjat

Babak Hodjat is a co-founder and the chief executive officer of Sentient. A serial entrepreneur, Babak has started numerous Silicon Valley companies as main inventor and technologist.

Prior to co-founding Sentient, he was senior director of engineering at Sybase iAnywhere, where he led mobile solutions engineering. Babak was also a co-founder, CTO and board member of Dejima Inc., which was acquired by Sybase in April 2004. He 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 various fields, including Artificial Life, Agent-Oriented Software Engineering, and Distributed Artificial Intelligence. He has 31 granted or pending patents to his name and 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 EXECUTIVE OFFICER

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BABAK HODJAT, CO-FOUNDER AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

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."