[SVAIB] AI Frontiers Conference
Jan 11, 2017

In this two-day conference (www.aifrontiers.com) during Jan 11-12 at Santa Clara, we are bringing the leaders in Applied AI from companies to share with you the latest advances in deep learning product. You will have opportunity to build your first deep learning models through our training session, and network with companies and other professionals recruiting for engineers & data scientists in this space.

Ticket description:

2-day talks: Day 1 program + day 2 presentation
Training pass include: Day 1 program + Day 2 Training
Business pass include: All access for both days (including banquet, training,startup demo, etc)

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If you have any question, please contact info@aifrontiers.com

SCHEDULE Day 1

Keynote: Current Frontiers of AI: Trends and Developments In Deep Learning Research

Jeff Dean, Senior Fellow Google

Morning Session 1. Autonomous Driving

A panel of industry experts from companies that are actively developing autonomous cars come together to discuss their work. Our speakers include Zhaoyin Jia, tech lead of Google Self Driving, Junli Gu, Machine Learning Lead of Tesla Autopilot, and Tony Han, Director of Baidu Autonomous Driving Unit. Each panelist will give a presentation for 20 minutes, followed by 20-minute panel discussion, moderated by the session chair.

Morning Session 2. Speech-enabled Personal Assistants

A panel of industry experts and leading scientists on Speech-enabled Personal Assistants come together to discuss their work. Our speakers include Li Deng, Chief Scientist of AI of Microsoft, Adam Coates, Director of AI lab of Baidu, and manager of Amazon Alexa team.

Morning Session 3. Natural Language Processing

Our speaker Lukasz Kaiser, Senior Research Scientist of Google Brain will talk about Natural Language Processing (NLP) products, including Machine Translation, Automatic Email Response, and Question Answering Systems and more.


Afternoon Session 1. IoT (Internet of Things)

A panel of industry experts from companies that are actively developing Connected Home and Building Technology discuss their work. Our speakers include Sean Ding, Chief Scientist from Huawei, Mohak Shah, Head of Data Science from Bosch, and more.


Afternoon Session 2. Computer Vision

A panel of industry experts and leading scientists discuss the newest development in computer vision, including photo and video processing. Our speakers include Gary Bradski, Founder of OpenCV, Liu Ren, Chief Scientist of Bosch, and Shinko Cheng of Google Photo.

Afternoon Session 3. Deep Learning Framework

Leaders of current deep learning frameworks, including TensorFlow, Torch, Caffe and MXNet, come together to share insights on their frameworks. Our speaker include

  • Rajat Monga, TensorFlow Leader and Engineering Director of Google,

  • Yangqing Jia, Creator of Caffe, research scientist of Facebook

  • Alexa Smola, MXNet leader and Director of Machine Learning at Amazon

  • Soumith Chintala, maintainer of Torch project at Facebook

​Each panelist will give a presentation for 20 minutes

Dinner and AI Startup Pitch Competition

  • Join our AI Startup Pitch Competition and get funding by top investors.

  • Enjoy the dinner and network with AI entrepreneurs, startups, investors and experts.


SCHEDULE Day 2


4-hour Tutorial on MXNet by Amazon team

By Mu Li, Alex Smola, Joe Spisak, -- Amazon

  • Module 1: Background on Deep Learning

  • Module 2: Walkthrough on Setting up AMIs, CloudFormation Templates and other Deep Learning Frameworks on AWS

  • Module 3: A Peek Under the MXNet Hood (MXNet Internals)

  • Module 4: Hands on with MXNet: NDArrays, Symbols, And Mechanics of Training Deep Neural Networks

  • Module 5: Hands on with MXNet: Application Examples Targeting Compute Vision and Recommendation Engines


4-hour Tutorial on TensorFlow by Google team

Instructor: Apoorv Saxena

Introduction to TensorFlow and its applications in different areas, from image processing to natural language processing.

For More Information, Please visit AI Frontiers Conference Website

Ticket description:

Technical program: Day 1 program + day 2 presentation
Training pass include: Day 1 program + Day 2 Training
Business pass include: All access for both days (including banquet, training,startup demo, etc).

If you have any question, please contact info@aifrontiers.com

Cancellation Policy:

Due to the closeness of the conference, we do not offer refund; however, ticket transfering is allowed.