Author Profile

Gabriele Rigon

Gabriele Rigon

Sr Principal Analyst

2 years at Gartner,  13 years' experience

Location:  Spain  |  Language(s):  English, Italian, Spanish

Roles and Responsibilities

Gabriele Rigon is currently Sr Principal Analyst in the Enterprise Operations team in Gartner. He covers AI topics and he is specialized in Natural Language Technologies, in particular Conversational AI, speech and translation technologies, as well as Responsible AI and how that relates to NLTs. He is also contributing to research in the areas of Generative AI and Sustainable AI.


Previous Experience

Dr. Rigon brings to Gartner over 10 years of experience in the IT and NLP industry, and academic research experience in the field of Linguistics. He spent the most part of his recent career working in the Conversational AI space in particular, where he covered both engineering and team/project management roles in a variety of industry verticals.

Professional Background

  • Artificial Solutions, Lead Conversational AI Consultant/Customer Success Manager, 10 years
  • Gracenote, Linguistic Consultant, 1 year
  • Sanmarco Informatica, Business Intelligence Specialist, 2 years


  • He holds a Ph.D. in Linguistics, which he earned in 2009 from the University of Pisa (Italy). His majors were General, Historical and Computational Linguistics, with sizable digressions in Biomathematics. His research work was awarded as Best Ph.D. Dissertation in Cognitive Sciences by the Italian academic association CODISCO in 2009.