Edge AI for System Designers

Noisy Environments

Always-on Sensing

Integrated AI Algorithms

Small Dataset Training

Who We Are

AONDevices (AON) is a fabless semiconductor company specializing in application-specific edge AI processors and solutions. The company has developed proprietary neural network processors and tool suite that deliver an unparalleled combination of accuracy in processing sensory data at ultra-low power in battery-powered “always on” devices.

AON’s solution enable a natural human-machine interface at the device level without sending data to the cloud, thus improving user experience and privacy.

Ultra-Low Power

Joint design and optimization of deep learning algorithms, architecture and circuits resulting in an ultra-low power solution.

High accuracy in background noise

AON's algorithms are based on the latest innovations in the quickly-evolving deep learning technology field, resulting in high performance and high accuracy in noisy conditions.

Privacy through local processing

On-device Deep Learning Processing Engine enables Voice and Audio Recognition inference at the "Edge".

Speech & Audio Recognition

AON's team has extensive experience in speech and audio algorithms and chip design, giving the company a unique position to innovate in speech and audio AI-based recognition and analytics.

AON1100 Demos

AON1100 Simultaneous voice commands and acoustic event detection
AON1100 Sensor Fusion Demo
AON1100 Chinese Wake Word Detection in Noisy Conditions
AON1100 Text-Dependent Speaker Identification in Noisy Environment

Our Technology

Smart Data Augmentation
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Proprietary AI Architecture
proprety AI archtecture
Low-Power AI Implementation
End-to-End AI solution with key IP in full workflow

The Team

Mouna El Khatib

CEO, CTO, and Co-Founder

Mouna managed the formation of AONDevices, growing the team locally and internationally. An industry expert in voice and audio processing, Mouna has over 20 years of experience in semiconductor technology with a successful track record in engineering and leadership. Prior to AONDevices, Mouna architected and led the development of industry leading voice and audio semiconductor solutions for smartphones, PCs, smart speakers, and Internet of Things (IoT) at Qualcomm and Conexant. Mouna is an active member of a number of industry organization, serves on the Global Semiconductor Alliance Women’s Leadership Council, runs the WLI Entrepreneurial Committee, and contributes to the advancement of Edge AI. Mouna holds an engineering degree from Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Electricité et de Mécanique (ENSEM), eleven US patents and eleven pending patents.

Dr. Adil Benyassine

Dr. Adil Benyassine

VP, Technology

With extensive experience in algorithm and product development in different areas of audio technologies such as speech coding and compression, audio signal classification, network and acoustic echo cancellation, speech enhancement, machine and deep learning. Dr. Adil Benyassine has over 25 years of experience in audio & wireless signal processing algorithms. He held senior level engineering positions at Intel, Mindspeed and Conexant. He received his B.S. from The University of Texas at Austin, M.S. from San Diego State and earned his PH.D from New Jersey Institute of Technology, all in electrical engineering. Dr. Benyassine is named as inventor/co-inventor in more than 30 issued patents.

Daniel Schoch

Daniel Schoch

VP Engineering

Skilled in algorithm and RTL engineering, EDA, Physical Design, Microprocessors, and Application-Specific Integrated Circuits (ASIC). Daniel Schoch has over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor business. Daniel is also the key architect and developer of iC-Haus product solutions. Prior to AONDevices and iC-Haus, Daniel was founder and co-owner of Tekwiss USA and ncoder AG. He also held engineering positions at Broadcom and Mindspeed.

AONDevices partnership with
Dialog Semiconductor

Edge AI for voice activation and sound recognition in battery-powered devices


tinyML Trailblazers Success Stories with Mouna Elkhatib

tinyML Trailblazers Success Stories with Mouna Elkhatib

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