NTT Data: Open Innovation 9.0 Global Contest Winners with CTO Kris Fitzgerald

On this week’s Silicon Valley Insider host Keith Koo has return guest Kris Fitzgerald, CTO of NTT Data who discusses the recent NTT Data Open Innovation 9.0 finals that was held in Tokyo, Japan. This is a follow-up to an earlier show that discusses NTT Data’s Open Innovation initiative:

Three winners are highlighted during the show:

1) Grand Finale Winner – Flytbase an IoT platform for drones – Nitin Gupta, Founder and CEO

2) Judges Award Winner (and San Francisco / Silicon Valley Regional Winner) – Iotium an industrial IoT platform backed by Juniper Ventures, Honeywell Ventures and other leading companies – Ron Victor, Founder and CEO

3) Boston Regional Winner – Catalia Health, an AI driven solution for chronic conditions using robots – Cory Kidd, Founder and CEO

On this week’s Cyber-Tip, Keith talks about the embedded malware in Supply Chains using the example of ASUS computers being infected within their updater tool.

On the Pivot, Kris Fitzgerald and Keith discuss how NTT Data Open Innovation Contestant Catalia Health used their AI existing platform to serve multi-cultural / multi-lingual use cases.

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