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Applied Artificial Intelligence Conference 2018 #AAI18

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BootstrapLabs is pleased to announce that its annual Applied Artificial Intelligence Conference will return for the third year on April 12, 2018 in San Francisco.

#AAI18 is a must-attend event for those involved or interested in the most current progress of AI technologies and products.

The one day conference brings together the brightest and most experienced professionals in the field of AI for an immersive day of learning, discussion, and connection. This year’s agenda will focus on the latest and future impact of AI applications and commercialization across a breadth of sectors, including Transportation, Healthcare, Finance, Future of Work and Cybersecurity.

Inviting world class perspectives from research, entrepreneurship, investing, and business transformation, the event aims to capture the deepest insights available in the AI landscape today. You’ll have access to practical wisdom and methodologies on how to take advantage of AI’s powerful potential. Plus, speakers and panelists will engage in a thought-provoking discourse about how AI is reshaping business, society, and life as we know it.

BootstrapLabs is a leading venture capital firm focused on Applied Artificial Intelligence in Silicon Valley. Leveraging an extensive community of professionals with deep domain expertise, BootstrapLabs stays at the forefront of the latest technology development, venture investment trends, and startup ecosystem evolution.

Contact us at info@bootstraplabs.com for more information.


Selected speakers from last year:

Amir Khosrowshahi

Amir Khosrowshahi

CTO AI Products Group, Intel

Danny Lange

Danny Lange

VP of AI and Machine Learning, Unity Technologies

Lanny Cohen

Lanny Cohen

Group Chief Technology Officer, Capgemini

Marten Mickos

Marten Mickos

CEO, HackerOne

Colin Williams

Dr. Colin P. Williams

Director of Strategy & Business Development, D-Wave Systems

Nicolai WadstromNicolai Wadstrom

Founder, BootstrapLabs

Susan Eric

Susan Altman & Eric Saves

Partners, K&L Gates

Richard Socher

Richard Socher

Chief Scientist, Salesforce

Jack Clark

Jack Clark

Strategy & Communications Director, OpenAI

Herb New Context

Herb Kelsey

CTO, New Context Services

Akli Adjaoute

Akli Adjaoute

Founder and CEO, Brighterion


Ben Levy

Co-Founder, BootstrapLabs

Other Speakers:

  • Angie Shelton Moody, VP, Innovation & Strategic Partnership, Visa
  • Mark Weatherford - Chief Cybersecurity Strategist, vArmour

  • Meghan Conroy, CEO and Founder, CAPTUREPROOF
  • Sangeeta Chakraborty - Chief Customer Officer, Ayasdi

  • Massimo Mascaro - Director, Data Engineering and Data Science, Intuit

  • Raj Rao - CEO, Ford Smart Mobility

  • Bradley Rotter - Impact Investor

  • Parth Vasa - Head of Data Science, Bloomberg

  • Jan Erik Solem - CEO and Founder, Mapillary

  • Aditya Kalro - Engineering Manager, Facebook

  • Alex Holub - Co-founder, Vidora

  • Mike Tamir - Chief Data Science Officer, Takt

  • Li Jiang - GSV Asset Management

  • Mark Goldstein - Managing Partner, Advisors.fund

  • Dr. Paula Wilbourne - Founding Member and Chief Science Officer, Sibly

  • Professor Trevor Darrell - Director, Berkeley Deep Drive (BDD)

  • John Mannes - Writer, Techcrunch

  • Hema Raghvan - Head of Growth Relevance, LinkedIn

  • Matt Wolff - Chief Data Scientist, Cylance

  • Jean-Baptise Su - Principal Analyst, Atherton Research

  • Karim Galil - Founder, Mendel Health

  • Dr. Michael Dahlweid, MD, PhD - Chief Medical Officer Digital, GE Healthcare

  • Jeremy Stanley - VP of Data Science, Instacart

See last year's agenda - See last year's conference

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Last year’s sold-out conference hosted over 800 top executives from Fortune 500 companies, AI startups founders, venture capitalists, researchers and AI developers. The day was packed with insightful, practical and inspiring conversations and keynotes from 44 AI thought leaders from companies like Facebook, Uber, AirBnb, Amazon, IBM, NASA, BMW, Sentient, Singularity University, Stanford University, Bloomberg, and Accenture.


Hussein Mehanna

Director of Engineering - Core ML at Facebook

Han Shu

Data Science Manager at Airbnb

Swami Chandrasekaran

Chief Technologist & Executive Architect, IBM Watson CTO

Shivon Zilis

Partner at Bloomberg Beta

Josh Neland

Sr Manager, AI Technology R&D at Accenture

Dennis R. Mortensen

Founder at x.ai

Nicolai Wadstrom

Founder at BootstrapLabs

Gregory Renard

CTO & Chief Visionary Officer

Oren Jacob

Founder at Pullstring


Become an AI advocate and thought leader in your organization and community. The Applied AI Conference represents a unique opportunity to deepen your knowledge on trending AI applications & technologies, meet and learn from industry leaders driving disruption across all industries, recruit new talent, and network with fellow executives, entrepreneurs, investors, and developers to discuss the current status of Applied AI, best practices, and challenges.

During the conference you will have the opportunity to network, ask questions, meet, and build relationships with expert and professionals in all fields of Artificial Intelligence.

Who will you meet?

The Applied AI Conference brings together a community of Founders, Intrapreneurs, CTOs, CIOs, Corporate Development Executives, Innovation Officers, Product Managers and AI/ML Experts including Directors of Engineering, Data Scientists, Executives, Professors, Researchers and Investors interested in AI.

Meet our attendees from last year at this link.



Press passes may be made available to full-time reporters or freelancers working for established print, online, or broadcast news organizations. Journalist inquiries regarding the Applied AI Conference 2018 should be directed to info@bootstraplabs.com with email subject: Journalist AAI18.

We welcome inquires for high quality inspirational and informative interviews on stage.

Selected session form last year:

Fireside Chat – Meet Amy, your new Personal Assistant – Watch Now

Moderator: Josh Constine, Editor-At-Large, TechCrunch
Speaker: Dennis R. Mortensen, Founder & CEO, x.ai

Fireside Chat – Chatbots in the Physical World – Watch Now

Interviewer: Jack Clark, Reporter, Bloomberg
Speaker: Oren Jacob, Co-Founder & CEO, PullString

Last year Attending Press Include Journalists from:

TechCrunch, VentureBeat, Bloomberg, The Huffington Post ,CBS interactive, TechEmergence, Singularity University Media, Tech Republic, pehub, Herald, Dagens industri and more.


Want to get in front of over 800 Artificial Intelligence leaders and experts?

To get access to more detailed information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at info@bootstraplabs.com.


All sales are final and tickets are non-refundable. Tickets can only be used by the ticket holder, but may be transferred to another person if the request is made within 10 days of the conference.

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