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.
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.
“We’re thrilled with our partnership with Dialog Semiconductor and proud to offer an end-to-end edge AI solution for integration in super low power wearables and consumer devices”
“Our technology evaluation of AONDevices’ low power voice and sound recognition IP was very positive. By adding artificial intelligence to our advanced wireless communication ICs, it offers the potential for voice activity and hotword detection at the edge in headsets, remote controls and other applications where performance, high noise-resilience and battery lifetime are crucial”
Smart Data Augmentation
Proprietary AI Architecture
Low-Power AI Implementation
End-to-End AI solution with key IP in full workflow
Mouna El Khatib
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
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.
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.
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