Delip Rao is the founder of R7 Speech Sciences, a San Francisco based company focusing on turning human conversations into structured datasets.
In the past, Delip also founded Joostware, an AI research consulting company and The Fake News Challenge, an initiative to bring AI researchers across the world to work on fact-checking related problems.
Delip is an accomplished researcher who specializes in scalable approaches for large-scale datasets dealing with real-world situations. He has worked on NLP and ML research problems involving semi-supervised learning, graph-based ranking, sequence learning, distributed machine learning, and more, and has published several highly-cited papers in these areas.
Delip worked previously as a Research Scientist at Amazon (Alexa), Twitter, and Google.