Ronen DarCo-Founder and CTO at Run:AI
Dr. Dar manages research and product roadmap for Run:AI, a start-up he founded to abstract AI workloads from compute power in order to pool and dynamically share expensive compute resources. Previously, Ronen served as a Member of Technical Staff at Bell Labs, NJ, USA, in the Optical Communications Research Department during 2015-2017. During 2008-2015 he served as a leading Algorithm engineer in Anobit Technologies (acquired by Apple Inc. in 2011), working on innovative coding and signal processing solutions for storage applications. During 2006-2008 he was with the Algorithms research group in Intel's mobile wireless group. He is the co-author of tens of patents in the fields of communication, coding and signal processing.
Ronen received his B.Sc. degree (cum laude) in 2008 and his M.Sc. degree (summa cum laude) in 2011 from Tel Aviv University, both in Electrical Engineering. In 2015 he completed his Ph.D. studies at Tel Aviv University under the supervision of Prof. Meir Feder and Prof. Mark Shtaif.
He is the recipient of the Advanced Communication Center award for outstanding research work in the field of communication technologies (2014), the Electro-Optic Fund award of Tel-Aviv University for outstanding research work (2014), the Weinstein award for an outstanding publication in the fields of signal processing and communications (2013 and 2014), the Adams Fellowship awarded by the Israeli Academy of Sciences and Humanities (2013-2015), the Intel award for excellence in academic studies and research (2013) and the Weinstein prize for academic excellence (2011).