Implementing Enterprise AI

December 4, 2018

Artificial intelligence applications impact all business functions from HR and finance to R&D and sales. Real enterprise practitioners speak about methodologies and approaches to integrating machine learning, deep learning and intelligent technologies into their line of business functions. Industry thought leadership is conveyed through use cases and innovative business strategies. What works and what doesn’t?

Track Chairperson
John Desmond, Editor, AI Trends

12:00 pm Keynote Exhibit Hall Presentation (Sponsorship Opportunity Available)

11:00 am - 2:00 pm Concession Stand Open for Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

1:15 Presentation to be Announced

1:45 AI as a Strategic Enterprise Capability

Pearce_BrianBrian Pearce, Senior Vice President, Enterprise AI, Wells Fargo

Krish Swamy, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Analytics and Data Science, Wells Fargo

Many organizations are failing to derive the full benefit of AI by viewing it through a narrow lens of either data science or technology. Wells Fargo shares its approach to transforming the customer experience, operations, and risk management through a centralized cross-functional team that is accelerating the adoption of AI throughout the organization.

Attendees will learn:

  • How Wells Fargo has found success in deploying enterprise AI systems, from building the team and early lessons learned
  • The details of the development of a centralized platform and how it can be applied to other organizations
  • Specific business enterprise use cases in ML and NLP being deployed by Wells Fargo

2:25 Panel: Leading Data Strategy and Culture in the Age of AI 
Moderator: Vishal Kumar, CEO, President, AnalyticsWEEK
Panelists: Speakers to be Announced

In the age of data analytics, leaders are tasked with a critical role to bridge the age old culture with new age technologies in the disruptive times. A healthy, informed and trained data analytics leaders is a crucial role to safely grown an organization through disruptive times. Learn from some leaders on how they are navigating the transformative times and use AI to not only build core competencies but also create a sustainable growth. Attend this panel of executive analytics officers of major U.S. corporations and learn: 

  • What it takes to lead a data analytics practice in an organization in the times of AI
  • Specific tactical steps tomorrow’s leader could use to build a healthy AI Analytics practice
  • How to recruit AI in business practice in the age of disruptive times

3:00 Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall with Poster Viewing

3:45 Safety and Artificial Intelligence – Certification and Testing
Govers_FrancisFrancis Govers III, Autonomy Lead, Bell Helicopter

Using algorithms and training data to enhance your business operations may sound like a good strategy; however, the application of AI systems to safety-critical environments, such as complex ground and airborne vehicles, is also a reality. Hear how Bell Helicopter certifies a learning-capable AI system for passenger-carrying vehicles and what opportunities this affords other high-risk applications.

5:15 - 6:30 Networking Reception in the Exhibit Hall with Poster Viewing