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Stephen Piron

Co-Founder and Co-CEO of DeepLearni.ng

Stephen Piron is Co-Founder and Co-CEO of DeepLearni.ng, a Toronto AI company that builds applied AI solutions for enterprise. 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 barely acknowledged. A serial technology entrepreneur, Stephen has started tech businesses on both sides of the Atlantic that have been featured in WIRED, The Economist, Fortune and The Wall Street Journal. Stephen is a frequent speaker at events around the world and once presented at an event at 10 Downing Street before David Cameron. Between startups, Stephen also designed computer-based trading algorithms at one of the world’s largest hedge funds.