[Moderator : Josh Choi]
[Panelist : Danit Peleg, Alberto Rizzoli]
▶Josh Choi : Josh Choi is Director of Business Development at Korea Startup Forum, Korea’s largest startup organization with nearly 1,500 member startups. He previously worked at Daum Communications Marketing Department, United Nations ICT agency (ITU), Iconloop, and more. Through various activities, he is establishing IT-based global networks and partnerships.
▶ Danit Peleg : Danit Peleg is a Fashion Designer known for her 3D printed fashion work. In 2015, Danit’s 3D printed graduate collection made waves in the fashion and tech industries globally. Danit’s seminal collection includes 5 looks which were entirely 3D printed using desktop printers that can be used from home. In the summer of 2016, Danit was invited to design a 3D printed dress for the headline dancer at one of the most moving segments of the Opening Ceremony of the Paralympics Games. Danit believes that advancements in 3D printing technology could revolutionize fashion design and manufacturing processes. Among her many accolades, Danit is a TED speaker and has been featured in world-renowned publications such as Vogue, The New York Times, Women’s Wear Daily and in 2018, she was recognized as one of Europe’s Top Women in Tech by Forbes. 2019 Danit was on the list of 100 inspiring and influential women from around the world of BBC. Danit is a graduate of Shenkar College of Engineering and Design and is based in Tel Aviv, Israel.
▶ Alberto Rizzoli : Alberto Rizzoli is CEO and Co-Founder of V7, an AI platform to create the sense of sight. He founded his first startup in 3D printing at age 19 becoming MakerFaire’s 20under20. At 21 he worked on AI with Simon Edwardsson, studying under Ray Kurzweil and created Aipoly, the first app to run deep neural networks on smartphones CPUs, which scanned over 3 billion images to help the blind. Today he is CEO of V7, a platform used by over 1000 teams to teach machines to recognize any object. His work on AI granted him an award and personal audience by Italian President Sergio Mattarella in 2017.
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Director of Korea Startup Forum
CEO/Co-Founder of V7
3D Fashion Designer