Amit Juneja, PhD
VP Data Science
Dr. Amit Juneja is a machine learning expert and a business leader. He pursued his love of learning by obtaining a PhD in Machine Learning/Automatic Speech Recognition from University of Maryland, College Park. He holds an MS in Electrical Engineering from Boston University and a BS in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology.
For the past 15 years he has led artificial intelligence (AI) and full stack projects in diverse industry sectors including US defense, oil and gas, and automotive. Having led the development of iQC, AgileDD's flagship AI platform for information extraction from documents, he is leading the rapid growth of the company and the adaptation of the platform across diverse sectors. At IBM, he enabled several US manufacturing plants with deep learning based visual quality inspection of products in assembly lines. At Think A Move Ltd. Amit proposed and led development for $3 million of US Defense contracts to successfully build speech recognition and natural language modelling (NLP) applications for the US Department of Defense. At Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, he led an agile and lean development for a major Internet of Things application and took the concept from prototype to production on a scalable cloud environment in about 8 months,resulting in enrollment of several truck fleets.
Amit’s in-depth understanding of the AI/big data/NLP space, a zeal to operate focused and agile, and his capability to rapidly generate immense credibility with co-workers and internal and external clients has been instrumental in accomplishing these targets.