VP, AI & Data, Appen
Alyssa Simpson Rochwerger is VP, AI & Data for Appen, responsible for GTM pricing and packaging strategy of the platform and offerings. Previously she served as VP of Product at Appen and held leadership positions in the Watson group at IBM. A customer-driven product leader dedicated to building products that delight customers and drive large scale ROI in new markets. A San Francisco native, she holds a BA in American Studies from Trinity College. When not geeking out on data and technology, she can be found hiking, cooking, and dining at “off the beaten path” restaurants with her family.
Appen is a global leader in the development of high-quality, human-annotated training data for machine learning and artificial intelligence. Appen has more than 20 years of experience in data annotation, collection, evaluation and transcription and a track record for successfully enhancing image, speech, text and video data for use in machine learning and artificial intelligence. They have deep expertise in more than 180 languages and dialects, do work in more than 130 countries, and have access to a global crowd of over 1,000,000 skilled contractors.