Company News / 16.01.2018

Umesh Sachdev Spreads the Power of ‘Speech’ at TED Talks India

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  •  Uniphore Co-founder and CEO, Umesh Sachdev talked about the power of ‘speech’ at TED Talks India: Nayi Soch
  • Umesh Sachdev spoke of a future where communication between man and machine will be easy and even grassroot India will be able to embrace technology using one crucial tool- their voice

New Delhi, 16th January 2018: Umesh Sachdev, CEO and Co-founder of Uniphore Software Systems, a speech analytics company, recently participated in TED Talks India: Nayi Soch.

Umesh shared his thoughts on how this technology is capable of bridging the language barriers across geographies by using the most natural mode of communication, speech. He envisioned a future where communication between man and machine will be effortless and even grassroot India will be able to instruct and engage machines using their voice.

“The event, in the west, has hosted some revolutionaries and the fact that we joined their league is a matter of pride. We are ecstatic to share our vision and technology, which is making grass root level impact and helping numerous people in rural India communicate with machines using voice. Nayi Soch is a great effort and has pulled together a wonderful set of speakers that will inspire millions globally.” said Umesh Sachdev.

TED Talks India was launched in December 2017 and is spoken entirely in Hindi and will bring 30 plus Talks from speakers who are at the forefront of new and innovative ideas to a brand-new audience.

 Umesh has been recognised on various platforms for his immense contribution in the field of speech technologies. In 2016, he was recognised by Time magazine among “10 millennials who are changing the world”

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About Uniphore

Uniphore Software Systems is headquartered in IIT Madras Research Park, Chennai. Uniphore was incubated in IIT Chennai, India in 2008 and currently has offices in India, Singapore and U.A.E with about 100 employees spread across all locations. Uniphore’s investors include John Chambers, Kris Gopalakrishnan, IDG Ventures India, India Angel Network, YourNest Angel Fund and Ray Stata. Uniphore has worked with over 70 enterprise customers and served over 4 million end users. Uniphore was recognized by Deloitte as a Technology Fast 500 company in Asia Pacific in 2014 and was also ranked as the 10th fastest growing technology company in India by Deloitte Fast 50 in 2015. Uniphore’s Co-founder & CEO, Umesh Sachdev was recognized by the TIME Magazine list of 2016 amongst ’10 Millennials Changing The World’, and with India’s edition of MIT Technology Review’s ‘Innovators Under 35′ for the year 2016. http://www.uniphore.com

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