Reza Rassool

CTO, RealNetworks

Reza Rassool

Speaker Bio


Since joining in Real in 2016, he has helped guide the technology investments that are pivoting RealNetworks from its historical streaming media roots to becoming a leader in AI. The SAFR® computer-vision program focuses on touchless access control and authentication products. The Kontxt® platform delivers mission critical NLP for messaging service operators.

His pioneering developments range from non-linear editing machines, VoD servers, CODECs, bionic vision and hearing, digital rights management, and face recognition.

Reza gained a B.Sc. in Physics from King's College, has 67 world patents, numerous papers published and remains a significant code contributor.