Pavel Alpeyev

Reporter, Bloomberg News


Over more than 14 years as a reporter at Bloomberg Tokyo, Pavel has covered pretty much every corner of the technology industry in Japan. He has chronicled the wrenching restructuring and rebirth of Sony and Panasonic, tracked Nintendo’s rollercoaster ride from DS and Wii to Pokemon Go and explained how Line leveraged its Korean roots to build a messaging empire capable of fending off Facebook. Pavel was part of the Tokyo Electric special assignment team at Bloomberg that received SOPA Award for Excellence in Reporting Breaking News for its coverage of the events in 2011. He is fluent in Japanese and Russian, with a working knowledge of Python.Full-time tech journalist, part-time nerd.


Venture Capital Trends in AI: Numbers Don't Lie


Since 2013 the venture capital flow into AI startups has been increasing, on average, 36% a year and a significant 72% from 2017 to 2018. AI is clearly becoming a buzzword and this panel will show us how do different investors focus their efforts in different parts of the world when it comes to artificial intelligence. This panel that ranges with established investors from Silicon Valley, across Europe to Asia will try to spot trends and unfold future growth in AI, regionally and globally.




1-5-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo
Shin-Marunouchi Building, Room 901


April 22, 2019 at 03:00PM - 03:50PM