Hristo Georgiev talks about hacking today’s AI, what implications it holds for the future and how we can make tomorrow’s AI smarter. Hristo is a co-founder at Centroida, one of the first technology companies in the region that specializes in researching and applying various Deep Learning methods. He has graduated from the American University in Bulgaria where he founded The Hub, a student club which brought together students with strong interests in entrepreneurship, software development and innovation. In 2015, he was admitted to the Summer Entrepreneurship Program funded by the America for Bulgaria Foundation which allowed him to study at Babson College and visit the Silicon Valley. After his stay in the US, he co-founded Centroida with two of his fellow classmates. In 2016, Centroida won the “Best Student-run Company in Bulgaria” award presented by Junior Achievement Bulgaria. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at