Ambarish Mitra is an AI entrepreneur and Technology Pioneer announced by World Economic Forum. Ambarish is the Founder of Blippar, one the earliest trendsetters of Metaverse specialising in augmented reality, artificial intelligence and computer vision. Under Mitra’s direction, Blippar had grown from a groundbreaking idea to an industry leader with global footprint and was listed 3 years in a row in CNBC’s list of most disruptive companies in the world.
Ambarish is also the co-Founder of Greyparrot, an AI / Deep Learning startup disrupting both global plastic crisis and waste management using AI to sort and analyse waste at scale while addressing UN sustainable development goals.
Ambarish started his early tech career in 1997 as a high school drop-out teenager creating a web portal towards women empowerment.
With a vision to bridge the physical and digital worlds and give people more from the world they see through AR and Computer Vision, Ambarish has been widely recognized for his pioneering work in the field of Augmented Reality. Mitra was named by Ernst & Young as UK Entrepreneur of the Year for 2016, and was appointed as an Ambassador for the GREAT Britain campaign to promote British innovation around the world. Mitra was also recognized as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in 2017 and recently nominated WEF as Tech Pioneer in 2021 for his work in Recycling.
Ambarish has given many keynotes on pioneering innovations and entrepreneurship at esteemed institutes and events including, TED Talk, World Economic Forum (WEF) at Davos, Web Summit, Mobile World Congress, CES, DLD, SXSW, Recode Media, TechCrunch Disrupt, GMIC China, Harvard Business School and Oxford University, inspiring many young entrepreneurs, students, and business community with his talks on AI and social impact.