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App Orchid CEO, Krishna Kumar will be a Featured Speaker at Upcoming “Insurance Disrupted/Customer Engagement at the Digital Edge” Conference


Redwood City, Calif., March 11, 2016 — App Orchid, Inc., a developer of cognitive computing apps powered by artificial intelligence, has announced its CEO, Krishna Kumar has been selected to join an elite group of Silicon Valley visionaries, industry leaders and executives accelerating the new wave of development of the digital generation of insurance. The conference will take place on March 22nd-23rd, 2016 in Foster City, California.

Krishna Kumar is an entrepreneur, innovator, visionary and architect with proven expertise in taking a concept to a market-leading commercial product. Prior to App Orchid, Krishna was initially founder and CEO, and later CTO of Space Time Insight, a highly-funded company. Under his leadership, Space Time Insight created a market called Situational Intelligence. Krishna owns two patents on Big Data and has filed for seven more in the field of Cognitive Computing and ‘Internet of Things’. Prior to Space Time Insight, he spearheaded the SAP Practice at Ness, a Nasdaq listed company.

The Conference will include disruptive leadership panels that will discuss the next wave of disruptive trends, technologies, and business models in insurtech. Experts will share their insights on how to harness the disruptive power of digital ecosystems and engage the digitally empowered insurance customer. Other themes will focus on leveraging next generation big data, analytic strategies and what it will take to become a leader in a digitally transformed insurance industry. It will also feature the latest generation of insurance-related startups.