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The below expert witness bios represent a small fraction of those Voice Assistant experts known by Cahn Litigation Services. These bios are provided to give attorneys a sense of the Voice Assistant landscape.
This expert is a nationally recognized expert in the field of telecommunications and information technology. This expert’s expertise encompasses a broad range of technical and managerial disciplines including voice communications, data networking, carrier services for public/private switched & dedicated networks, image processing, wireless and cable transmission systems, security systems including intruder detection, access control and video surveillance as well as operational and strategic planning. As co-founder and President of a highly sought-after consultancy, this expert is responsible for overseeing corporate operations and providing executive level direction on strategically significant projects. This expert has worked for various organizations in a consultative, design/engineering and managerial capacity. This expert has supported numerous clients with respect to technology consulting in the financial services, high technology, legal, corporate, health care and education sectors. This expert’s technical practice encompasses strategic planning and expert witness litigation support. This expert worked in the military aerospace industry developing strategic and tactical command and control systems for various agencies in the defense and intelligence communities. In addition to litigation experience, this expert and firm have performed an extensive patent portfolio review for a large company working with their in-house Intellectual Property group. In that project this expert evaluated 2 portfolios comprising over 120 patents. The team is highly knowledgeable about the Switched Ethernet and Optical networking marketplace.
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This expert earned a Master's Degree in Software Engineering. This expert brings to the table many years of experience in the technology industry, including in the speech recognition industry where this expert's company developed speech technologies. As the founder of a highly successful and internationally recognized consultancy, this expert has pioneered ground-breaking speech recognition concepts that have pushed the limit of speech recognition in the aviation and aerospace industries. Prior to that, this expert had been involved in speech recognition and artificial intelligence at several other startups that this expert founded. This expert also served as Director of Advanced Technology where this expert helped architect and design an Internet Proxy Cache Server technology. This expert also developed the world's first real-time Internet content filtering technology and became the company's international expert on content filtering. This expert also served on the Business Development Team where this expert was responsible for advanced technology licensing.
This expert developed the first commercial computer telephony system to incorporate artificial intelligence, voice recognition, and text-to-speech. The system was used to offer unattended telephone customer support to callers. This technology was used by many high-technology companies. This expert also developed one of the first software development toolkits for computer telephony boards that turned microcomputers into computer telephony systems.
Additionally, this expert served as President and CTO where this expert was instrumental in the design of a next-generation carrier-class managed voice and data services which utilized voice recognition, text-to-speech (TTS), and mobile wireless connectivity. This expert also has in-depth experience in the vision industry and has developed custom vision cameras and embedded software systems that incorporate artificial intelligence resulting in systems that have been used to provide real-time visual feedback in technologically challenging environments.
This expert is a prolific software coder and has a thorough understanding of the review process at a deep code level. This expert is also familiar with the data compression protocols utilized by Siri as well as Siri's evolutionary operations and growth, including the introduction of their new A11 processor and movement to migrate some speech recognition requests onto the device thus eliminating the need to always establish a client/server connection when some grammar rule based commands can be handled offline.
This expert has received a patent for multi-tasking artificial intelligent processing and still utilizes AI experience in pre and post-recognition processing systems designed by the firm today. This expert has been an expert witness in several speech recognition related cases and is very familiar with the deposition process and deposes very well against the toughest of lawyers.
This expert brings many years of experience in Computer Science, eCommerce, and Telecommunications. This expert specializes in Natural Language Speech Recognition, with transcription and bi-directional translation, speech recognition servers using standardized speech and command protocols. This expert performed multiple code reviews on Android and IOS Operating system and mobile applications. This expert has been a testifying expert for over 60 cases, IPRs, and Patent Litigation cases including Telecommunication and Speech Recognition providing infringement, invalidity, deposition and trial testimony. This includes testifying in a patent suit for a mobile transaction authorization system using biometric/voice authentication where the judge found for this expert’s client and cited this expert on all points of contention in the case.
Designed and developed early CTIs (Computer Telephony Interfaces) that implemented early speech recognition.
Designed and Implemented Call Center systems with Voice Recognition using Speech Recognition servers using standard speech protocols and command interfaces. Systems developed include multi-platform support for natural language, command based, and menu-based speech recognition.
Designed and developed Contact Center system including implementation of Natural Language speech recognition using targeted phrase recognition, speech transcription, and industry specific speech applications.
Technology consulting in the area of mobile applications and mobile speech capture for local and remote speech recognition and authentication.
Patent litigation – Testifying expert on speech transcription and bi-directional translation systems for the deaf and hearing impaired, using both local and remote speech recognition using standard and mobile phone communications.
Testifying expert for Call Center IVRs for correctional institutions providing speaker recognition, speaker identification, and automated conversation monitoring to provide visual markers and tags for identifying and reviewing targeted speech segments.
Patent litigation – Testifying expert on audio/speech sampling via mobile microphone and standard protocol transmission of speech samples Includes compressing of audio signals for thumb-print transmission for automatic content recognition (ACR systems). Android code review.
Testifying expert in Natural Language command parsing and recognition. System converted voice commands into a Command Line Interface using XML command and parameter sequences.
Patent Litigation for defendant. Provided expertise in telephony-based speech recognition, structured speech input, and call relay to operator assisted speech to text translation using ‘whisper mode’.