Award Presentation

«Artificial Intelligence - Opportunities and Approaches for the East Swiss Economy»

The technology of artificial intelligence is currently penetrating the economy at a rapid pace - as the next stage in digitization. Billions of research funds and equity capital, as well as countless start-up companies, are driving this development worldwide: new jobs, functions, services and products are emerging. They make companies in all industries more efficient, and effective. Value creation and competitiveness are increased. What does this mean for our companies in Eastern Switzerland? Andreas Göldi presents opportunities, approaches, examples and procedural principles in his award presentation.

The Speaker: Andreas Göldi, Partner at btov Partners, AI Expert, Serial Entrepreneur

Andreas Göldi first lived out his passion at the Institute for Information Systems at the University of St.Gallen and soon founded his first start-ups - including the St.Gallen digital agency, Namics. At other companies, he was responsible for the development of their own technologies. After studying at the renowned Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Andreas Göldi helped build, Pixability, and optimized global video campaigns for global corporations in the US-tech mecca of Boston. At the same time, he participated in various start-ups. Back in St.Gallen, he completely switched to the investor side of the venture capital firm, btov Partners.