Founder & CEO
AI - Climate
Kartik Shridhar is a seasoned technologist and leader with a strong background in software development, data science, and AI. He is the Founder and CEO of AI Climate, a company dedicated to leveraging AI research to combat climate change. Kartik’s expertise extends to his role as the Head of Data Science for the Office Platform at Microsoft Corporation, where he leads the modeling efforts for Excel Copilot. With his vast experience in the tech industry, including his previous position as the Director of Engineering for the Windows Phone OEM group, he has played a significant role in shaping advancements in mobile technology. Kartik’s insightful presentations focus on the intersection of AI, climate change, and sustainable technology. He holds a Masters in Computer Science from the University of California as well as a Masters in Data Science from Northwestern University, further enhancing his qualifications and deepening his understanding of cutting-edge technologies.