Amit Bagga serves as Vice President, AI & Discovery at Comcast. In this capacity, he manages Comcast’s AI/ML Center of Excellence that develops algorithms using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning techniques for applications and products. In addition, Amit manages Comcast’s Voice Remote team from hardware design to software including both product and engineering.
The work done by Amit’s teams has been instrumental in Comcast winning two technical Emmy awards, the first for Personalization in 2013, and the second for the Voice Remote in 2017. Amit joined Comcast in 2007 as Senior Director of Research.
Amit holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Mathematics from Manhattanville College and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Duke University. He has authored approximately 50 technical publications and papers, given numerous invited talks at conferences and workshops worldwide, has been awarded 5 patents, and is the co-author of 7 more patent applications.
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