Prize Lead, IBM Watson AI XPRIZE
Machine Learning Engineer
Senior Research Scientist
Blue River Technology
Chief Computing Officer
Founder & CEO
Centre for Sustainable Energy
Chief AI Developer
Co-Founder & CEO, & Professor
Deep Genomics & University of Toronto
VP of Engineering
IBM Watson A.I. Xprize: A Cognitive Computing Competition: will invite teams from around the globe to come up with their own challenges that demonstrate A.I.’s potential to positively impact people’s lives.Read More
Known for its See & Spray Technology, Blue River is one ag tech startup bringing machine learning into reality—and into the field. Starting in Texas and spanning to Georgia and through the Mississippi Delta, Blue River will partner with John Deere dealers to identify local farmers as test cooperators for in-field demos in 2018.Read More
Calico was created by Google back in 2013 to tackle human aging and diseases associated with age. "“At Calico, I will work on the development of new computational methods for analyzing biological data sets, to help move to achieving these important scientific and societal goals,” said Koller."Read More
"To understand deep learning in the context of genetic disease, you need to understand shallow learning first. Shallow learning relates mutations to diseases by looking for mutations that commonly occur in patients with a disease. It’s a commonly used method", Brendan Frey, Deep Genomics.Read More
The summit will explore responsible and practical applications of machine learning and deep learning to improve individual lives and society, including environmental sustainability, increasing access to education and healthcare, reducing AI bias and increasing transparency.
A cross-disciplinary mix of pioneers will share expertise, vision and leadership to provide actionable advice for startups, academia, industry, government & NGOs to solve global challenges using AI. How can we use AI to empower citizens and as a tool for public good?
A unique opportunity to interact with business leaders, influential technologists, data scientists, and founders. Learn from & connect with 600+ innovators sharing inspiring examples and case studies to ensure AI is applied for global good to positively impact our future.
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