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Ron Di Carlantonio


Ron is the CEO and founder of iNAGO, a Toronto/Tokyo-based company creating next-generation intelligent assistants. Graduating from Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Waterloo, Ron moved to Japan and created the cult software AQUAZONE – a virtual aquarium with artificial life. Wanting more, Ron focused on making computers more human-like. In 1998, he founded iNAGO and created netpeople, a software platform enabling humans to interact naturally with computers. In Japan, Toyota, NEC and others have used netpeople in next-generation solutions from smartphones to robots. In 2015, Ron launched netpeople in North America to power automotive and all smart devices.

Agenda Sessions

  • Future proofing the automotive sector through V2X