Dalith Steiger is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of SwissCognitive - The Global AI Hub, founded in 2016. She is also CEO of the Swiss IT Leadership Forum, an association of leading executives from the Swiss ICT industry, as well as Member of the Advisory Council of digital-liberal.ch, a political start-up of the liberals, which recognizes and promotes the opportunities of digitization. Dalith is also Co-Owner and Member of the Executive Board of CORE Design Works, an agency for visual and industrial design founded in 2001.
Dalith was born in Israel and raised in Switzerland, and she earned her degree in mathematics and information technology from the University of Zurich. She speaks fluent German, English and Hebrew, as well as some French and Italian. She has been an entrepreneur for over a decade, driven by her passion for smart technologies & Artificial Intelligence.
Prior to her entrepreneurial journey, Dalith worked in the banking industry, project managed IT operations at UBS. After this role, she moved to Avaloq Evolution, where she advised and supported the management at senior and board levels at various private banks in the field of banking software.
Dalith gives industry related speeches around the world, be that in Tel Aviv, Zürich, Davos, Brussels or even in Boston. She is often interviewed and seen on stage as keynote speaker or panelist, not only to share her broad knowledge and experience in the field of Artificial Intelligence, but also to motivate the younger generation to engage in cognitive technologies and follow their passion – just as she did.