Alex Goryachev

AI Keynote Speaker (WSJ, Cisco, IBM, Amgen, Pfizer) Former Managing Director of Cisco Global Innovation Center, Cisco (former)
Artificial Intelligence, Innovation
Digital Transformation, Digital Transformation
Alex Goryachev


Alex Goryachev is a globally acknowledged technology and innovation strategist, recognized for his role in advancing culture of innovation, pioneering digital transformation and  advancing the commercialization of cutting-edge emerging technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI). With over two decades of expertise, he has notably served as the General Manager of Global Innovation Centers at the $50B tech giant, Cisco, and prior to that held key transformational roles with Napster, IBM and Pfizer. ​Beyond his significant roles in the corporate sphere, Alex is a Wall Street Journal Bestselling author of "Fearless Innovation: Going Beyond the Buzzword to Continuously Drive Growth, Improve the Bottom Line, and Enact Change" and has been pivotal in fostering innovation at grand events like the Olympics.