2020 PROGRAM

Tap into the knowledge available from the epicenter of technological innovation, without needing to leave your home.

The conference program at the Virtual AI Summit Silicon Valley is the only one delving deep into the real-word impact of AI for businesses.

Join the most forward-thinking enterprises and pioneering software players to understand how they can push their research forward and, more importantly, apply AI into their business to generate real ROI across seven curated tracks.

DAY 1 : SEPT 30

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AI INITIATE STAGE
AI IMPLEMENT STAGE
AI OPTIMZE STAGE
AI INNOVATE STAGE

VERTICAL STAGES

The AI FINANCE Summit
The AI HEALTHCARE Summit

DAY 2 : OCT 01

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AI INITIATE STAGE
AI IMPLEMENT STAGE
AI OPTIMZE STAGE
AI INNOVATE STAGE

VERTICAL STAGES

The AI RETAIL Summit
The AI OPS Summit
AI INITIATE STAGE

Drive value from your existing R&D investments and calibrate your strategy for the next five years; this track is dedicated to delivering CxO level insights that will define the shape of the global market.

WHO'S IT FOR?

The Initiate program brings together the heavyweights of industry – the top-table decision makers.

CxO
Board Room
Executive Director
Managing Director

WHO WILL BE SPEAKING?

Confirmed speakers include:

Ken Washington, CTO, Ford
Tolga Kurtoglu, Head of R&D, Xerox

Topics Include

Competing with industry disruption through tech

AI 2025 – the depth and breadth of future applications

Bridging the gap between fundamental and applied research

Designing an organisation able to deliver on your AI vision

AI IMPLEMENT STAGE

Ideal for those embedded within the data, technology and R&D functions, the Implement Track will allow you to see how your AI projects stack up against those presented by leaders in the space. If you’re looking for new ideas or concrete evidence to support further investment into your projects, then this is for you.

WHO'S IT FOR?

Designed to support those who are getting R&D out of the lab, into the hands of the user, and driving tangible business value.

R&D Professionals
AI/ML Engineers
Data Scientists
IT Architects

WHO'S IT FOR?

Confirmed speakers include:

Steve Grobman, CTO, McAfee
Luc Vincent, Executive VP, Autonomous Driving, Lyft
Yevgeniy Vahlis, Head of Artificial Intelligence Capabilities, BMO Financial Group

Topics Include

AutoML, AutoAI and the democratisation of machine learning

Building an AI-augmented organisation that people want to work for

The future of federated learning

Generating deep behavioural insights and the future of personalisation

AI OPTIMZE STAGE

Jam-packed with ‘light-bulb moments’ for senior practitioners – the Optimize Track will give you the inside-scoop on applied AI engineering and development best practice and how you can replicate it.

WHO'S IT FOR?

Ideal for those who are tasked with getting R&D projects out of the lab and using them to drive tangible business value, the Optimize Track brings together:

Enterprise Architects
Software Developers
Machine Vision Leaders

WHO WILL BE SPEAKING?

Confirmed speakers include:

John Doyle, VP of R&D – AI Practice Lead, Deutsche Bank
Paolo Pirjanian, Founder & CEO, Embodied, Inc.
Vijay Srinivas Agneeswaran, Director of Data Sciences, Walmart Labs

Topics Include

Hardware acceleration and the race to deliver best in class

The framework for responsible robotics and AI.

Deploying AI models at the edge

AutoML deployment optimization

The AI FINANCE Summit

Addressing the most compelling challenges the financial services industry faces of the next five years – ranging from security to customer loyalty – the Finance Track will look exclusively at the ‘how’ from organisations who are leveraging the latest innovations and making compelling changes to the industry norm.

WHO'S IT FOR?

The Finance Track is ideal for:

CISOs
Data Protection Leads
Quant Research Professionals

Topics Include

Deploying AI models at the edge

Hardware acceleration and the race to deliver best-in-class deep learning

Ethical AI and how to engineer AI responsibly

AutoML deployment Optimization

The AI HEALTHCARE Summit

Tapping into the current climate to address the deepest and most profound healthcare challenges of our time, collaboratively, and in partnership with artificial intelligence. The Health & Pharma Track is where big questions are debated and crucial insights are shared.

WHO'S IT FOR?

For healthcare professionals who want to get things done, faster.

AI Clinical Lead
Health Infomatics Directors
Clinical Information Officers

WHO'S IT FOR?

Confirmed speakers include:

Theo Zanos, Assistant Professor – Head of Neural and Data Science Lab, The Feinstein Institute
Christel Chehoud, Director of R&D Data Science, Johnson & Johnson
Hanqing Cao, Head of Data Science – IT Transformation, New York Presbyterian

Topics Include

Establishing transparency, trust and regulatory approval of healthcare AI

Deploying AI to deliver patient-centric health insurance

Augmented clinical decision making

Leveraging AI to enhance infectious disease modelling and optimising response logistics

The AI RETAIL Summit

Facilitating the recovery, growth, and transformation of the retail sector by cutting into the biggest challenges and opportunities presenting themselves for 2021. The Retail Track will examine how to build, implement, and deliver on the promise of the gamut of AI use cases in the market today.

WHO'S IT FOR?

The AIOps program brings together IT leaders looking to take their business from ‘reactive’ to ‘predictive’.

Heads of Data Science
Chief Marketing & Strategy Officers
Department Directors

WHO WILL BE SPEAKING?

Confirmed speakers include:

Puneet Garg, Head of Data Science & Data Engineering, Carousell

Topics Include

Stock and inventory management and streamlining operations during industry recovery

Turning a brick and mortar business into an innovator

Operationalizing AI R&D instore and online

Personalised customer segmentation to uncover high value niches

The AI OPS Summit

Tread the road to full-stack AI with AIOps – get the insights into creating multi-layered, intelligent IT systems that can empower the people, products, and services you – as the leader – are responsible for.

WHO'S IT FOR?

The AIOps program brings together IT leaders looking to take their business from ‘reactive’ to ‘predictive’.

IT Operations Director
CTO
Senior Architects

WHO WILL BE SPEAKING

Confirmed speakers include:

Phee Lip Sim, Monitoring, Performance & Intelligence Practice Lead at BHP
Sree Chadalavada, Managing Partner, Gartner

Topics Include

Reducing MTTR and delivering actionable business intelligence

Becoming business critical – how to build the AIOps business case

Driving unprecedented
operational efficiency through full-stack visibility

Intelligent
threat and anomaly detection