Shamshad (Sam) Ansari is a distinguished data scientist, inventor and author. He has several technology publishing in his name. He has co-authored 4 US Patents related to AI in healthcare. Sam is the founder, president and CEO of Accure, an AI automation company. He enjoys working with software engineers, data scientists, devops, and business analysts, and solving real-world scientific and business problems. He has worked with 4 tech startups in his 20+ years of career. Prior to starting Accure, he worked for Apixio, a healthcare AI startup, IBM, and Orbit Solutions. He has technical expertise in the area of computer vision, machine learning, AI, cognitive science, NLP, and big data. He architected, designed, and developed an AI automation platform, called Momentum, that allows to build AI solutions without writing code. He is passionate about teaching and mentoring. He has spent more than 10,000 hours in teaching and mentoring students from across the world. Sam holds a Bachelor's degree in engineering from BIT Sindri and Master's degree in computer science from Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management (IIITM) Kerala.