Global AI thought leaders, digital strategists, transformation leaders, and co-founders of SwissCognitive, World-Leading AI Network and the CognitiveValley Foundation. With neutral approach, they help organisations to rethink and reshape strategies resulting in business transformation driven by cutting edge technologies.

In the field of AI, they talk about:

“Responsible AI”
“As AI Makes More Decisions, the Nature of Leadership Will Change”
“AI is Now a C-Suite Imperative”
“AI Has a Key Role in Driving the New Normal”
“AI. It’s Beyond Technology”
“The Data Overload Hidden in Your Data Center”
“AI & Data: How To Make The Marriage Work”
“How AI Fosters Primary & Secondary Sectors”
“The Shakedown-Test of AI Investments”
“How to Set Up an AI Centre of Excellence”
“Cognitive Technologies – A CTO, CIO and COO Perspective”
“Combining Technologies for Smart Solutions”
“Building Innovative Pipelines with Technologies”
“The Driving Force Behind Digital Transformation”

Speaking Formats

Captivating Keynotes
Transparent Interviews
Thought-Provoking Panel Discussions
Engaging Roundtable Exchanges
Challenging Workshops
Board & Leadership Advisory

Dalith Steiger

AI Keynote Speaker
Global AI Thought-Leader & Influencer
Top Business Accelerator and Serial Entrepreneur
Amongst the Top 50 Women in Tech

Dalith Steiger, co-founder of the award-winning SwissCognitive, World-Leading AI Network, and the CognitiveValley Foundation. She was born in Israel and grew up in Switzerland. Today, she is a global AI advisor and speaker, sharing her extensive knowledge and experience in the field of AI around the world. She is also CEO of the Swiss IT Leadership Forum, and Member of the Advisory Council of Dalith sits in the jury of the Digital Economy Award as well as the START Hack, she is an advisor at Kickstart Innovation, a mentor at the Founder Institute, and teaches AI & Machine Learning in a CAS module at the Applied University of Luzern. Besides her drive for cognitive technologies, she is also a loving mother of two teenage girls, a passionate mountain biker and a big fan of high-heel shoes.

Awards – Dalith Steiger

Top AI Voice, Onalytica 2021
Top 50 Women in Tech Influencers, The Awards Magazine, 2020
Top 50 Women in Tech Influencers, The Awards Magazine, 2020
Top 10 Pioneering Women in AI & Machine Learning, Enterprise Management 360 London, 2019
Top 100 Digital Shapers in Switzerland, Bilanz, 2019

Andy Fitze

AI Keynote Speaker
Pioneering Global Corporate Digital Strategist
Amongst the 100 Global Most Influential People in AI
Award-Winning CIO

Andy Fitze, digital cognitive strategist, top global AI and digital transformation advisor for start-ups and enterprise boards, tactical leader, and an AI influencer. With Dalith Steiger, Andy is the co-founder of the award-winning SwissCognitive, and the CognitiveValley Foundation. He is president of the Swiss IT Leadership Forum, member of the Board of Directors of ICTSwitzerland and SwissICT, and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Service Management Partners. Andy is a lecturer and Member of the Strategic Advisory Board at Bern University of Applied Sciences. To share his 30 years of extensive knowledge and experience, he is often seen on global stages. He is also a passionate skipper on the oceans – providing him with a great balance for head and soul.

Awards – Andy Fitze

The most prominent Digital Futurists to watch out for in 2022
100 Global most influential people in AI, 2021
Top 100 Influencer – Who’s Who in RPA? Influential Voices & Brands – Sector AI & RPA, 2020
Top 100 Global Thought Leaders and Influencers, 2020
Top 10 CIO of the Decade, Confare and EY, 2020
Global AI 25 Influencer – Place 13th, 2019
Forbes Top 50 Digital Leaders DACH, 2018
Top 15 Global Digital Transformation Influencers on Twitter, 2017
Swiss CIO Award for Best IT Manager in Switzerland in 2015
IT Strategist – Swiss CIO Award 2012

Successful Couple & Co-Founders of SwissCognitive, World-Leading AI Network

Milestones & Awards – SwissCognitive

Swiss ICT Public Award, 2017
Best Digital Disruptive Start-up Award Finalist, DES Madrid, 2017
Zuger Young Entrepreneur Award, 2017
Reaching over 1/2 million AI followers on social media, 2021
7 global events with over 7’000 event viewers in 80 countries in 2020
8 global events with 17’000 event viewers in 2021 (as per Nov.)
Over 130 SwissCognitive Community Events between 2016-2021
Over 170 internal workshops & round-table discussions between 2016-2021

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Upcoming Events

  • The Role of Leadership in the Advancement of AI

    The Role of Leadership in the Advancement of AI

    This AI event is facilitated and powered by SwissCognitive, focuses on leadership. More info to come soon.

  • Discovery on Steroids: How AI Will Speed up Innovation

    Discovery on Steroids: How AI Will Speed up Innovation

    Artificial intelligence has the potential to dramatically increase the quality and quantity of innovation. At the conference, jointly organized by the Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute (GDI), the Swiss Re Institute and IBM Research, you will gain concrete insights from science and practice on how the use of artificial intelligence can accelerate innovation.

  • AI: The Global Green Deal

    AI: The Global Green Deal

    It is our top responsibility today to find the best business practices that pave our ways into a sustainable future. Find out from 20 AI experts and leaders the most innovative approaches fueled by AI and other cognitive technologies.

  • Davos 2022: Transforming Organisations, Transforming Markets – Delivering AI ethics

    Davos 2022: Transforming Organisations, Transforming Markets – Delivering AI ethics

    Hosted by the Centre for Digital Transformation, these unique salon-style discussions will be linked by the overarching theme ‘Transforming Organisations, Transforming Markets’. They will be engaging, interactive sessions where you will be an active participant, sharing information and collaborating to create solutions. Each salon will produce a flash report from the discussion with tangible actions that business leaders can take.

  • WAITalk: AI made in Switzerland

    WAITalk: AI made in Switzerland

    This event will showcase how various industries in Switzerland have transformed their organizations with the power of artificial intelligence (AI) and automated / complex technological systems. Our invited speakers share their unique and personal experience and acutal use cases how they work with AI and digital transformation. Our goals is to learn, inspire, educate and give various stakeholders in the audience plenty of opportunity to network and strengthen the local AI-eco system in Switzerland.

  • Startup days 22

    Startup days 22

    Discover more than 100 brilliant speakers and the 50 insightful sessions categorized into four tracks: inspiration, learning, scaling, and pitching. The diverse program covers topics from female empowerment to cybersecurity to startups in Israel.