1. SparkCognition Opens Registration for Global Conference, Time Machine

Time Machine will feature some of the world's foremost AI leaders in tech, government, business, and research, including:

  1. Dr. Greg Hyslop, CTO and SVP Boeing Engineering, Test & Technology
  2. General John R. Allen, USMC (Ret.)
  3. Stephen Gold, GM, Connected Enterprise, Honeywell
  4. Moiz Kohari, SVP and CTA, State Street
  5. Prof. Bruce Porter, Professor and Two-Time Department Chair, UT Computer Science
  6. Rumi Morales, Advisory Board Member, Digital Chamber of Commerce
  7. Steve Nordlund, Vice President, Boeing and HorizonX

2. AI Frontiers Conference Nov 3-5

Keynote speaker is Andrew Ng.
Other speakers include Xuedong Huang, Chief Scientist of Microsoft, Ruhi Sarikaya, Director of Amazon Alexa, Alex Acero, Sr. Director of Apple Siri, and James Manyika, Chairman and Director of McKinsey Global Institute, etc.

Some highlights:

● Chatbots & NLP: Leader of Apple Siri, Amazon Alexa and Google Home

● Video Understanding: Head of Video of Google, Chief Scientist of Alibaba and Manager of computer vision of Facebook

● Autonomous Driving: Director of Uber and Sr Director of NVidia

● AI in Games: Technical Director of Electronic Arts & Research Scientist of Facebook

● Deep Learning Breakthrough: Sr. Scientist from Google Brain

● Robots: CTO of Mayfield Robotics and Co-Founder of Vicarious

3. 3rd International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing

25-26 November 2017, Vienna,Austria

Call for Papers

Important Dates

Submission Deadline : November 05, 2017
Authors Notification : November 20, 2017
Registration &
Camera-Ready Paper Due : November 24, 2017

4. Global Artificial Intelligence Conference

January 17 to 19 2018, Santa Clara, USA

Speakers

Over 50 leading experts in Artificial Intelligence area will present at our conference. Please send an email to events@globalbigdataconference.com for speaking engagements.

You Get To Meet

You get to meet technical experts, Senior , VC and C-level executives from leading innovators in the AI space (Executives from startups to large corporations will be at our conference.)

5. AI Tech World

AI Tech World’s unique agenda has been specifically created to maximise the busy schedule of the senior executive.

Over 60 speakers will be joining 700+ attendees at this year’s AI Tech World, taking plac on the 29th of November at Olympia Conference Centre.

6. 35th International Conference on Machine Learning (ICML 2018)

July 10 - Sunday July 15, 2018, Stockholm, Sweden

Call for Papers

Submissions will open on January 9th, 2018.

ICML is the leading international machine learning conference and is supported by the International Machine Learning Society (IMLS).

7. Hackathon to build 100 apps that fix 100 real problems in Africa

LOCATION:

3372 19th St
San Francisco, CA 94110
United States

Hackers, thinkers and innovators from different backgrounds will converge to create 100 incredible apps that fix 100 real problems in Africa.

8. AI Expo

29-30th November 2017

Santa Clara Convention Center, USA

The event will see some of the heaviest hitters in the AI space explore how the technology is disrupting the established order in sectors as diverse as Automotive, Finance, Healthcare, Government, Education, Consumer, Industrial and Enterprise sectors.

Confirmed speakers:

  1. Matt Carroll, Developer Relations - Google Assistant, Google
  2. Shani Offen, Machine Learning Chapter Lead, Spotify
  3. Jay Shah, Solutions Engineer, Facebook
  4. Xin Fu, Senior Director of Data Science, LinkedIn
  5. Elena Grewel, Head of Data Science, Airbnb
  6. Nathalie ChoyNational Manager - Digital, Social & CRM, Kia Motors America, Inc
  7. Chen Peng, Head of UberEverything Data Science, Uber
  8. Yunsong Guo, Staff Machine Learning Engineer, Pinterest
  9. Sunanda Parthasarathy, Assoc. Dir. Data Science | Algorithms | Machine Learning, Wayfair
  10. Suqiang Song, Big Data Lead Architect, Mastercard
  11. Vadim Kutsyy, Distinguished Architect, Data Science, PayPal
  12. Bill Yue Chen, Chief Security Architect, Visa
  13. Youri Bebic, Head of Product and Innovation, MoneyGram International
  14. Chandler T Wilson, Director of Analytics & Insight, Walmart
  15. William Groves, Chief Data & Analytic Officer, Honeywell
  16. Peter Carr, Research Scientist, Disney Research
  17. Dr. Danny Lange, Vice President of AI and Machine Learning, Unity Technologies, Inc.
  18. Jeremy Frank, Group Lead, NASA
    Steve Ellis, EVP, Head of the Innovation Group, Wells Fargo
  19. Gail Seanor, Sr Director, Marketing Technology, TGI Friday's
  20. Jack Hanlon, VP of Analytics, Jet.com
  21. Geeta Wilson, Vice President, Consumer Experience Enterprise Transformation, Humana Inc.
  22. Ana Brant, Director, Global Guest Experience & Innovation, Dorchester Collection
  23. Chris Shelton, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, The AES Corporation
  24. Alex Bunardzic, Senior Software Developer, Research and Development, Staples
  25. Karen Tay, Director, Singapore, Smart Nation
  26. Brandon Purcell, Senior Analyst, Forrester Research
  27. Jason Costa, Entrepreneur-in-Residence, GGV Capital
  28. Mehdi Jamei, Executive Director, Bayes Impact
  29. Marissa Chacko, Director of Consumer Products, Foursquare
  30. Kumar Srivastava, VP, Product & Strategy, ML, AI, BNY Mellon
  31. Domenic Venuto, General Manager, Consumer Products, The Weather Company
  32. Kartik Gada, Executive Director, Woodside Capital Partners
  33. Anarghya Vardhana, Senior Associate, Maveron

9. Proffer announces Blockchain Hackathon with Govt of India, Coinbase, Microsoft, IBM

Nov 10–13, participate from anywhere, $12k+ in prizes

A first-of-its kind blockchain summit dedicated to envisioning and building use-cases of blockchain for social good — beyond bitcoin, beyond currency.

$12,000+ in prizes for your Dapps and smart contracts addressing corruption and inefficiencies in real estate, supply chain, finance, information exchange, national identity, or other sectors of your choosing.

Registration is open, sign up here:
https://proffer.network/hackathon