Episodes
Published 03/03/24
In today's digital landscape, the role of cybersecurity within organizations is more critical than ever. As businesses navigate the complexities of protecting their data and infrastructure, the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) stands at the forefront of this evolving battlefield. In this thought-provoking episode of Tech Talks Daily, we are joined by James Alliband, Cybersecurity Strategist EMEA at Carbon Black, to explore the shifting paradigms of cybersecurity leadership and...
Published 03/03/24
In today's episode of Tech Talks Daily, we immerse ourselves in the fascinating world of tech startups and software development through the eyes of Frederic Joye, co-founder of Arcanys and a seasoned SaaS investor. With a career spanning over two decades, Fred offers invaluable insights into navigating the complexities of software development and the art of tech startup investment. But before we dive deep into our conversation, thanks to [Sponsor Name] for supporting this episode. Fred's...
Published 03/02/24
In this episode of the Tech Talks Daily Podcast, we venture into the cutting-edge world of artificial intelligence with Yonatan Geifman, CEO and co-founder of Deci.  Deci, renowned for its pioneering work in deep learning and artificial intelligence, is at the forefront of creating AI that builds better AI. Today, we focus on the transformative technology Deci is developing and its groundbreaking partnership with Qualcomm Technologies. This collaboration sets new benchmarks in AI efficiency...
Published 03/01/24
In an era where technology rapidly reshapes the boundaries of privacy and innovation, understanding the intricate dance between AI regulation and data privacy becomes paramount. We explore critical domains with the expertise of Amy Worley, a distinguished figure in AI regulation and data privacy, currently making waves at Berkeley Research Group. Amy Worley, described as a "data globe trotter," brings to the table an unparalleled depth of knowledge garnered from her extensive experience...
Published 02/29/24
How does a company transform the complex data management landscape in today's ever-evolving enterprise data centers? On this episode of Tech Talks Daily, we sit down with Mark Walsh, Vice President at Tintri, to delve into how Tintri's innovative approach to data management revolutionizes how organizations store, manage, and understand their virtual machine environments. Mark Walsh's journey from medical research to the forefront of technology innovation is inspiring. Sparked by a...
Published 02/28/24
In today's episode of Tech Talks Daily, we explore the intriguing intersection of artificial intelligence, machine learning, and real-world applications with Trevor Back, the Chief Product Officer at Speechmatics. But what does the journey from computational astrophysics to spearheading innovation in speech technology look like?  Trevor's unique trajectory from academia to being a pivotal figure at DeepMind and now leading Speechmatics unveils a narrative that challenges and reshapes our...
Published 02/27/24
In an era where artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly being integrated into every facet of technology, the line between innovation and overreach becomes increasingly blurred. In this episode of Tech Talks Daily, we are joined by Benn Stancil, ThoughtSpot’s Field CTO, to delve into a provocative prediction for 2024: the potential of AI to make products worse, not better. As companies race to imbue their offerings with AI, the rush towards "smart" products often overlooks a fundamental...
Published 02/26/24
In today's digital age, where content is not just king but the cornerstone of customer engagement, how can businesses stay ahead in crafting the next generation of customer experiences? This pivotal question brings us to an enlightening conversation with Michael Lukaszczyk, co-founder and CEO of Hygraph, on the Tech Talks Daily Podcast, hosted by Neil C. Hughes. Michael takes us through a journey into the evolution of content management systems (CMS), highlighting the transformation from...
Published 02/25/24
Are we too quick to invest in technology without fully understanding how to integrate it into our daily workflows, or do digital adoption challenges simply reflect the growing pains of a rapidly evolving digital landscape? Today on Tech Talks Daily, we delve into these questions with a special guest, Krishna Dunthoori, CEO of Apty, a leading digital adoption platform that's reshaping how enterprises onboard new hires and navigate the complexities of digital transformation. Krishna brings a...
Published 02/24/24
In a world where the boundaries between digital and physical increasingly blur, how is artificial intelligence (AI) transforming the defense landscape? Rob Merryweather, Group Technology Director at BAE Systems, returns to Tech Talks Daily to discuss the groundbreaking impact of AI in defense and beyond. Rob Merryweather, positioned at the helm of technology strategy within BAE Systems, plays a pivotal role in harnessing technology to fuel collaboration, innovation, and business growth. With...
Published 02/23/24
Are UK businesses leveraging AI effectively to stay competitive on the global stage? To explore this critical topic, I invited Dr. Nicola Hodson, Chief Executive of IBM UK&I, to share her invaluable insights on AI adoption within UK enterprises and the steps necessary to ensure the UK's competitive edge in technology. IBM's recent Global AI Adoption Index reveals a stark reality: while over a third of large UK enterprises have embraced AI, with another 40% experimenting, the UK still...
Published 02/22/24
How is the digital transformation landscape evolving, and what role does generative AI play in reshaping industries and business practices? In today's episode of Tech Talks Daily Podcast, we're joined by Jeff DeVerter, Chief Technology Officer at Rackspace Technology, to explore the dynamic journey of digital transformation and the pivotal moments that are setting new benchmarks in the tech world.  Rackspace Technology is celebrated for its innovative approach to cloud services. Gartner's...
Published 02/21/24
Is the future of work already upon us? In this thought-provoking episode of Tech Talks Daily, I sit down with Duri Chitayat, the Chief Technology Officer at Safeguard Global, to explore the transformative power of artificial intelligence in reshaping how we approach work, innovation, and leadership in the digital age. With a rich background in developing disruptive AI tools, Duri offers invaluable insights into accelerating innovation through "quick innovation sprints," fostering a culture of...
Published 02/20/24
Have you ever wondered about the incredible journeys that lead innovators to the forefront of technology? In this episode of Tech Talks Daily, we dive deep into the life and work of Nikola Mrkšić, CEO and co-founder of PolyAI and one of the brilliant minds behind Apple's Siri. From selling books on the streets of Serbia to earning a Ph.D. in Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing from the prestigious University of Cambridge, Nikola's story is a testament to where determination and...
Published 02/19/24
Are you seeking a fresh perspective on managing your finances? In today's episode, we delve into the innovative world of Piere, an intelligent budgeting app redefining personal finance management. Join us as we sit down with Yuval Shuminer, Piere's visionary founder and CEO, to uncover the story behind this groundbreaking platform. Yuval Shuminer, with her rich background as a consultant at BCG and an alumna of the Wharton School, embarked on a journey to transform personal finance through...
Published 02/18/24
How do brands cultivate meaningful relationships with their consumers in an era where digital convenience reigns supreme? This intriguing question forms the backbone of our latest episode with Thomas Butta, Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer at Airship, a leading innovator in mobile app experiences. What makes a consumer choose to share their personal details with a brand? According to Airship's groundbreaking Mobile Consumer Survey, which spans 10 countries and 11,000 participants,...
Published 02/17/24
Have you ever wondered how leading global brands effortlessly communicate with customers worldwide in their native languages? Today's episode peels back the curtain on this fascinating process as we sit down with Bryan Murphy, CEO of Smartling, the company at the forefront of AI-driven translation and localization technology. Is the language barrier the last hurdle in your company's race to global expansion? Discover how Smartling's innovative LanguageAI platform is revolutionizing how...
Published 02/16/24
In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, where does the balance lie between harnessing the power of generative AI and ensuring the security and privacy of enterprise data? This pivotal question sets the stage for our insightful discussion with Rehan Jalil, CEO and President at Securiti.ai, a trailblazer in the realm of data security and privacy in the generative AI era. Is your enterprise ready to navigate the complexities of generative AI without compromising data security and...
Published 02/15/24
Have you ever pondered the resemblance between a ransomware attack and a natural disaster? Each can bring operations to a sudden halt, plunging businesses into chaos. But what if our approach to ransomware needs to be revised? In this thought-provoking episode of Tech Talks Daily, I  engage with James Blake, Global Head of Cyber Resiliency Strategy at Cohesity, to explore the necessity of a paradigm shift in business perception and response to digital extortion threats. This episode is not...
Published 02/14/24
What does the future hold for defence technologies in an era where quantum computing, sensors, and AI are no longer just theoretical concepts but tangible realities? Neil Hughes invites Rob Merryweather, Group Technology Director at BAE Systems, to explore the groundbreaking impact of quantum technologies and AI in the defence sector. This episode promises a fascinating journey into how these advanced technologies are redefining capabilities, strategies, and the very nature of security and...
Published 02/13/24
Are you fascinated by the ever-evolving world of agile methodologies and how technology shapes our approach to work? I sit down with Dave West, the esteemed CEO of Scrum.org, for an enlightening conversation on agile methodologies' past, present, and future. This episode promises a deep dive into the agile transformation journey, from the structured days of the Rational Unified Process to the flexible, principle-based frameworks that dominate today. Dave West, a key figure in the agile...
Published 02/12/24
Are you intrigued by how technology can enhance employee productivity in today's evolving workplace? Join us as Neil Hughes welcomes Sam Naficy, the visionary CEO of Prodoscore, to delve into the future of workplace productivity and the innovative tools shaping our work environments. In this engaging episode, we explore how Prodoscore's cutting-edge technology harnesses APIs, AI, and machine learning to revolutionize employee productivity tracking, offering insights and opportunities for...
Published 02/11/24
I'm delighted to welcome Petr Kozyakov, CEO and co-founder of Mercuryo, a global payments infrastructure platform, to share his invaluable insights on this transformative journey. Petr Kozyakov is a visionary leader with a deep understanding of the financial market, and his journey in FinTech began in the late 2000s. Throughout his career, he has held top management positions in payment companies, making him uniquely qualified to discuss the intersection of blockchain and finance. Our...
Published 02/10/24
In this episode, we venture into blockchain technology and sustainability, where the Solana Foundation has made significant strides. Amira Valliani, Strategy & Policy at the Solana Foundation, joins me to discuss their remarkable journey towards achieving carbon neutrality. Solana, known for its energy-efficient proof of stake blockchain, has emerged as a beacon of sustainability in the blockchain space. Amira reveals that Solana's carbon footprint is a mere 2-3% of services like...
Published 02/09/24