Yadav was vetted and nominated by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience, which includes leadership roles in transformational initiatives for AI software in perimeter security and the ISR industry for customers worldwide.
Forbes' criteria for acceptance includes not only a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics but also personal and professional achievements and honors. As a new member of this Council, IREX's executive will connect and collaborate with other renown leaders and experts in their field via a private forum. Additionally, the invitation will mean working with a professional editorial team to share their expert insights in original business articles on Forbes.com, as well as contribute to Q&A panels alongside his peers and other industry experts.
“We are honored to welcome Calvin Yadav & IREX into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Business Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”
IREX is a robust, military-grade Smart City AI platform that allows cities to adapt to ever-changing threats using AI technology to combat 21st-century problems such as pandemics, overcrowding, missing children, rising crime rates, unlawful demonstrations/riots, mass shootings, and much more. The platform empowers the operator to make critical decisions in real-time. IREX with their AI module partnered with Intel, and helping to locate nearly 500,000 missing children in the US.
Headquartered in Alexandria, VA, U.S., IREX is a video-based cloud service for evidence-based safety designed to empower cities, governments and security teams. With numerous AI modules built-in, IREX allows cities to adapt to ever-changing threats to combat 21st-century problems such as overcrowding, missing people, crime, hostile protests, mass shootings, and illegal immigration.