Michal Pěchouček

Technologist and scientist in the field of artificial intelligence, specializing in applications and technology transfer. CTO at AVAST Software and Head of the Center of Artificial Intelligence at ČVUT. He studied and worked at foreign universities. He led scientific projects funded by the US Defense Agencies (FAA) and NASA. Co-founder and investor of several successful Artificial Intelligence start-ups (Cognitive Security, AgentFly Technologies, Blindspot.AI), is a Venture Partner of Evolution Equity Partners. In the past, he worked as a director of the R&D center for artificial intelligence and computer security of CISCO in Prague and also as a strategist for new technologies. In 2015, he was included in the New Europe 100 List of Exceptional Innovators. He is a co-founder of the non-profit initiative PRG.AI.