T.M. RaviDirector and FounderThe Hive
Speaker BioT. M. Ravi is Managing Director and Co-founder of The Hive (www.hivedata.com). The Hive based in Palo Alto, CA is a venture fund and co-creation studio for Artificial Intelligence (AI) powered startups. The Hive engages with entrepreneurs and corporations to create companies focused on data and AI driven applications in the enterprise and different industry segments. The Hive also has a presence in India and Brazil. Ravi is a frequent speaker at conferences on the topics of AI, enterprise transformation and innovation. Ravi has a successful track record as a serial entrepreneur and operating executive. He has helped start over 25 startups including three where he was founder & CEO: Mimosa Systems (acquired by Iron Mountain), Peakstone Corporation, and Media Blitz (acquired By Cheyenne Software). Ravi was also CMO for Iron Mountain, VP of Marketing at Computer Associates (CA) and VP at Cheyenne Software. Ravi earned a MS and PhD from UCLA and a Bachelors of Technology from IIT, Kanpur, India. He is on the board of Montalvo Art Center based in Saratoga, CA.