Shiva Prakash is Senior Director of Product Management at Yahoo, and leads platform initiatives for conversational agents. This initiative seeks to simplify the creation, training and distribution of dialog-ready assistive agents in both voice and text based consumer environments. Over the past year, these efforts enabled the launch of Yahoo's bots. Previously, Shiva led Product Management for the Yahoo Small Business group, which served hundreds of thousands of businesses internationally and included E-Commerce products that enabled over $70B in transaction volume.
Shiva has an MBA from the Indian School of Business (affiliated to Wharton, Kellogg and the London Business School) and a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science and Engineering."