Dr. Ayesha Khanna

Meet Dr. Ayesha Khanna, a Forbes-recognized groundbreaking entrepreneur and a leading expert in artificial intelligence and smart cities. With her strategic advisory roles in global corporations and governments, she is shaping the future of AI and urban living across continents.

Dr. Ayesha Khanna – Transforming the Future through AI and Smart Cities

Discover Dr. Ayesha Khanna, a trailblazing leader in the world of artificial intelligence (AI), smart cities, and the metaverse. With a sterling academic background and a passion for innovation, she has been the catalyst for transformative change in multiple sectors. She has made a significant impact on corporations and governments worldwide through her strategic insights and leadership.

Global Influence and Thought Leadership

In her role as the Co-Founder and CEO of Addo, Dr. Khanna has reached an unprecedented level of influence in AI technology. Named one of Southeast Asia’s groundbreaking female entrepreneurs by Forbes, she has lent her expertise as a strategic advisor to top-tier companies and governments, helping them navigate the complexities of emerging technologies. Her deep understanding of AI and disruptive technologies make her a sought-after thought leader across the globe.

Academic Excellence and Credentials

Dr. Khanna’s academic credentials are as impressive as her professional achievements. Holding a BA (Honors) in Economics from Harvard University, an MS in Operations Research from Columbia University, and a Ph.D. in Information Systems from the London School of Economics, her education underscores the depth of her understanding of both technology and its socioeconomic implications.

Board Experience Across Industries

Beyond her CEO role, Dr. Khanna has showcased her diverse expertise through her involvement in various boards. From Johnson Controls to NEOM Tonomous, she contributes to the strategic vision of these companies, helping them leverage new technologies for sustainable growth. Her service on the Scientific Advisory Board of L’Oreal and the Consumer Committee of the Board for Mercy attests to her multi-disciplinary approach to AI and data science.

Captivating Speaker and Author

As a compelling orator and writer, Dr. Khanna has authored influential books and spoken at esteemed events. Her insights extend beyond the academic realm, touching on practical applications and future possibilities of AI and smart cities. She is a frequent keynote speaker at international conferences, drawing on her experiences to engage audiences in discussions about technology’s transformative impact on various industries and society.

Singapore Government Boards and Innovation Programs

Deeply involved in Singapore’s tech ecosystem, Dr. Khanna has served on multiple government boards. She’s played a key role in programs designed to steer the nation towards a digitally empowered future, including the Skills Future program which she helped to develop as a steering committee member of the Singapore Ministry of Education.

Are You Ready for the Future?

Dr. Ayesha Khanna is not just a spectator but a key player in shaping the future of AI and smart cities. Through her multifaceted roles as an entrepreneur, advisor, and educator, she offers a glimpse into what the future could look like.

If you’re inspired by Dr. Ayesha Khanna’s work and want to know how her insights could benefit your organization, don’t hesitate to reach out to us. 

“Ayesha was brilliant – she hit all of our key messages and delegates we obviously impressed with the breadth and relevance of her knowledge to their own situations.”

Financial Services Global Annual Conference Director

“Ayesha was brilliant – she hit all of our key messages and delegates we obviously impressed with the breadth and relevance of her knowledge to their own situations.”

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