František Vrabel (CZE)

IT innovator and investor


František Vrabel is an investor, executive and advisor in the intersection of information technology, defense and security with experience from Silicon Valley. He possesses a broad base of knowledge and understands the world in context. He is a person of high personal integrity and passion for new horizons; the ability to create meaningful projects is fundamental to his life values.


In the past, he built several companies that succeeded on the global market. In the field of defense and security, the clients of his companies included the governments of the USA, the UK, as well as NATO, where he pioneered the automatic detection of disinformation and hostile propaganda. In the commercial sector, his main success was the implementation of the Semantic Visions project, which processes 90% of the world's online news content, and detects unknown risk events to millions of entities in real time, for which his team won several global technology awards.
Currently, František is dedicated to interdisciplinary security projects using artificial intelligence, aimed at protecting the democratic foundations of the West. His motto is: "I can think, I can wait, I can fast."


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Envision stage
18. 7. 2024 13:30 - 14:30


For a long time now, wars have not only been fought on battlefields by traditional military means. Hybrid warfare, disinformation and disintegration of societies from within through fake news are extremely effective means of modern warfare. How to deal with them?