SANTA CLARA, MAY 5-6, 2017

THE WORLD’S LARGEST
ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONFERENCE

IMAGINE. INNOVATE. INFLECT!

KARPAGAM NARAYANAN

FOUNDER, EKRYP & PALORAS

BOARD MEMBER

Karpagam Narayanan is a technology executive, entrepreneur, and advisor. She is a co-founder of eKryp, focused on using machine learning and deep analytics to increase the uptime of kiosk devices. With eKryp, companies reduce service costs by 30% and optimize their parts and service support. Our technology makes sense of all the company's data and uncovers patterns on how the equipment is performing so customers can move from preventative maintenance to predictive maintenance. Karpagam is a founder and President of Paloras Corporation, an install base analytics company focused on improving sales and customer service within an enterprise. The San Francisco Business Times recognized Paloras as a Top 100 software company in 2014 and 2015. Karpagam believes in driving innovation through data and champion to have more women in Machine Learning. She is now a board member of TiE Silicon Valley, an organization that focuses on advising and mentoring technology startups. She has been a leader, mentor and volunteer for Girl Scouts for the last 14 years, raising awareness of STEM, especially among girls. She started advanced math clubs at elementary schools and was later involved in the Maker Faire, Bay Area Science Festival, FIRST robotics, and Western Regional Robotics programs in the Bay area.