Cijoy Olickal is the CEO of Plymouth.AI, a firm that provides research, development, and consulting to organizations on the business application of frontier technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain, IoT, and robotics. Cijoy has 25 years of experience in Management Consulting, Information Technology, and Global Operations. Cijoy has transformed processes and systems for the Global 100 while serving in senior leadership roles for PricewaterhouseCoopers, IBM, HP, SAP, Infosys, and Brinker International. His career has been focused on applying emerging technologies such as digital signal processing, local and wide area networking, the Internet, cloud computing, Big Data, AI, and IoT. Cijoy has spoken alongside industry thought leaders from leading technology and law firms for audiences in large universities and industry conferences. Cijoy is an advisor to Blockchain and cryptocurrency businesses involved in cryptocurrency mining, capital formation (ICO), business applications (Smart Contracts), and Blockchain enabled business strategy transformation.
Cijoy is an adjunct professor at the University of North Texas, one of the largest universities in the United States where he teaches a Masters level course on Blockchain.