Mark Minevich – an influential public authority, author and world-renowned visionary strategist in the fields of digitization and artificial intelligence, is the principal founder of Going Global Ventures, a New York-based investment, technology, and strategic advisory firm dedicated to guide leaders and high-growth tech clients success in the global knowledge economy.

Mr. Minevich is also a co-founder and board member of the AI Pioneers Forum, and co-chair of World Artificial Intelligence Organization. Mark is also Sr. Advisor to AI Capital Venture fund. Mark is a strategic adviser to CEO and Chairman of IPsoft Inc. in New York. Just prior, Mark was a Vice Chair of ventures and external affairs and CTO at Comtrade Group, an international technology conglomerate. Mark was a CTO and Strategy Executive at IBM and has also held other management, technology and strategy roles where he formulated the strategy of the Venture Capital Incubation program. Mark holds roles as senior fellow of the U.S. Council on Competitiveness in Washington, D.C., and senior adviser on Global Innovation and Technology of the United Nations Office of Project Services (UNOPS). He is an appointed task force member of the B20’s Digital Task Force as an expert in digitization, advanced autonomous systems, and the future of AI.

Forbes named Mark one of the Leaders to Watch in 2017. He’s received the Albert Einstein Award for Outstanding Achievement and the World Trade Leadership award from the World Trade Centers and the World Trade Center’s Association. Mark served as a venture partner with GVA Capital in Silicon Valley advising Artificial Intelligence startups. Mark served as a venture advisor to Global Emerging Markets, a $3.4 billion alternative investment group that manages a diverse set of investment vehicles.

Mark was also involved with Research Board, a Gartner company and international think tank to Chief Information Officers of some of the world’s largest corporations including Deutsche Bank, BTM Corporation, Geotek Communications, Qwest Communications, Comcast, and USWEB/CKS.

Mark resides in New York City and travels the globe.