Stephen Piron

Co-Founder & Co-CEO , DeepLearni.ng

Stephen is employee zero at DeepLearni.ng, with a vision to build deep learning systems that produce powerful results for enterprises in diverse industry sectors. Stephen is a serial tech entrepreneur, and has owned successful companies on both sides of the Atlantic that have been featured in dozens of publications including WIRED, Fortune and The Wall Street Journal. Between startups, Stephen also designed computer-based trading algorithms at one of the world’s largest hedge funds. Stephen is a passionate public speaker, and once presented at an event at 10 Downing Street before David Cameron. Stephen studied Computer Science at the University of Toronto and once spent a summer studying artificial intelligence at Stanford in the early 2000s–a time when neural networks were hardly acknowledged.

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