Press Release: March 20, 2018
O'Reilly and Intel Announce Lineup for Artificial Intelligence Conference, New York 2018
New AI Business Summit Headlines Industry-Leaders in AI for Practical and Future Enterprise Applications
Boston, MA—O’Reilly, the premier source for insight-driven learning on technology and business, and Intel today announced a new business summit and lineup of speakers presenting at the co-hosted Artificial Intelligence Conference, taking place from April 29 to May 2 in New York City. The event delivers an unsurpassed depth and breadth in technical content with a laser-sharp focus on the most important AI developments for business.
New this year, O’Reilly and Intel are presenting the inaugural AI Business Summit at the conference, from April 30 to May 2. Through detailed case studies and informative sessions, the three-day event will offer practical knowledge about mitigating risk and out-innovating competitors through strategic AI business initiatives.
Program Chairs Ben Lorica (O’Reilly), Naveen Rao (Intel) and Roger Chen (Computable Labs), along with honorary co-chairs Tim O’Reilly (O’Reilly) and Peter Norvig (Google), have created a conference program that covers emerging AI techniques and technologies with a focus on real-world implementations. Keynote speakers include:
- Mary Beth Ainsworth, SAS
- Roger Chen, Computable Labs
- George Church, Harvard University
- Zoubin Ghahramani, Uber, University of Cambridge
- Kavya Kopparapu, GirlsComputingLeague
- Tim Kraska, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
- Fiaz Mohamed, Intel
- Julie Shin Choi, Intel
- Ben Lorica, O'Reilly
- Jennifer Marsman, Microsoft
- Peter Norvig, Google
- Thomas Reardon, CTRL-Labs
- Olga Russakovsky, Princeton University
- Manuela Veloso, Carnegie Mellon University
- Meihong Wang, Facebook
"We’re excited to once again partner with Intel to host the premier industry gathering for applied AI," said Ben Lorica, O'Reilly Chief Data Scientist and AI Conference chair. “Our new AI Business Summit, which highlights practical applications and implementations for AI in business, paired with our top-notch roster of technical speakers, make this year’s conference one you don’t want to miss.”
The AI Conference offers a unique opportunity to tap into the leading minds in technology and business, and network with thousands of data scientists, engineers, analysts and executives across industries. Conference registration is now open, and a limited number of media passes are available for qualified journalists and analysts. For questions regarding media credentials, contact email@example.com; for media queries or scheduling interviews, contact OReilly@famapr.com. Follow @TheAIConf or #TheAIConf on Twitter for the latest news and updates.
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