Director of Technology & Innovation, US Olympic Committee
Mounir Zok brings a unique set of expertise, combining technical knowledge, with business and entrepreneurial acumen. He is one the very few people on the planet who is working with 20+ sports groups at the same time. He is currently the Director of Technology and Innovation for the U.S. Olympic Committee and his main focus is giving Team USA a 1% competitive edge through emerging technologies and innovative models. He drives technology and innovation programs that fuse wearable technology, smart fabrics, computer vision, virtual reality, augmented reality, IoT, and artificial intelligence to create a unique solution that enables athletes and coaches to make
Mounir has a passion for entrepreneurship and innovation, is constantly challenging the status quo, and has 15+ years experience in creating, managing and advising startups.
Mounir is a world citizen, having lived, studied and worked in Lebanon, Cyprus, Italy, Spain, UK, and the United States. Mounir holds a PhD in Bioengineering, is fluent in 4 languages and currently lives with his wife and 2 children in the Silicon Valley.