AI World Sponsors

International Data Corporation (IDC) is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets. With more than 1,100 analysts worldwide, IDC offers global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries.  For more information, please visit www.idc.com

The Michael Dukakis Institute for Leadership and Innovation (MDI) began informally on September 23, 2015 at the Brookline, Massachusetts home of Gov. Michael Dukakis during his Distinguished Leadership Lecture delivered to the first Michael Dukakis Leadership Fellows of 2015-2016. Some two years later, on September 9, 2017, the Michael Dukakis Institute was officially launched at Loeb House, Harvard University with a Board of Leaders composed of: Chairman Michael Dukakis, Director Nguyen Anh Tuan, and members Nazli Choucri, Thomas Patterson, David Silbersweig and John Savage. The MDI mission was also established at that time: “Develop leaders in technology and science while providing an ethical framework for future generations of innovators and influentials, who will create a safe and secure environment based on shared human values, dignity and respect for all Citizens of the World, and to enrich their leadership capability in the interest of global peace and security with an emphasis on generating ideas, developing solutions, and deploying initiatives to solve global issues involving Cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence.”  For more information, please visit dukakis.bostonglobalforum.org

The IBM Watson AI XPRIZE is a $5 million AI and cognitive computing competition challenging teams globally to develop and demonstrate how humans can collaborate with powerful AI technologies to tackle the world’s grand challenges. This prize focuses on creating advanced and scalable applications that benefit consumers and businesses across a multitude of disciplines. The solutions will contribute to the enrichment of available tools and data sets for the usage of innovators everywhere. The goal is also to accelerate the understanding and adoption of AI’s most promising breakthroughs.

Alegion provides training data for enterprise CV, NLP and Entity Resolution initiatives. We combine an AI-assisted data and task management platform with a nearly million-member pool of trained data specialists to deliver high-quality datasets. We completely offload training data preparation, model testing and post-production exception handling. 

Alegion’s unique services enable data scientists to concentrate on model optimization and accelerate time to value by creating and enriching training data and guaranteeing data quality. Alegion also provides content moderation, sentiment analysis, and data enrichment services. Founded in 2011, Alegion helps Fortune 500 companies monetize their data. For more information, please visit www.alegion.com
Interactions

Interactions provides Intelligent Virtual Assistants that combine AI & human understanding to enable businesses & consumers to engage in productive conversations. With flexible products & solutions for unified, multichannel customer care, Interactions is delivering significant cost savings & unprecedented customer experience for some of the largest brands in the world.

DellEMC

Dell EMC brings innovation to people and organizations of all types and sizes so they can transform and thrive in the digital economy. We uniquely power digital transformation by delivering best-in-class technology for applications, data, infrastructure and security from the edge to the core to the cloud.

VMW

VMware streamlines the journey for organizations to become digital businesses that deliver better experiences to their customers and empower employees to do their best work. Our software spans compute, cloud, networking and security, and digital workspace.

Darktrace is the world’s leading AI company for cyber defense. With thousands of customers worldwide, the self-learning AI protects the cloud, SaaS, corporate networks, IoT and industrial systems against cyber-threats and vulnerabilities, from insider threats and ransomware, to stealthy and silent attacks.

DataRobot is the category creator and leading provider of automated machine learning. Organizations worldwide use DataRobot to become AI-driven enterprises by empowering the teams they have in place to?rapidly build and deploy machine learning models, create advanced AI applications, and scale data science capabilities while maximizing transparency, accuracy and collaboration.

AAIH is the global advocacy organization for the advancement and use of artificial intelligence in healthcare to improve patients’ lives and create more efficient, sustainable, and accessible healthcare systems. Through investment, invention, and innovation in AI, the AAIH and its member companies and organizations are creating novel interventions and product solutions that reduce failure rates and costs while improving quality across the entire healthcare spectrum.

Alegion provides training data for enterprise CV, NLP and Entity Resolution initiatives. We combine an AI-assisted data and task management platform with a nearly million-member pool of trained data specialists to deliver high-quality datasets. We completely offload training data preparation, model testing and post-production exception handling. 

Alegion’s unique services enable data scientists to concentrate on model optimization and accelerate time to value by creating and enriching training data and guaranteeing data quality. Alegion also provides content moderation, sentiment analysis, and data enrichment services. Founded in 2011, Alegion helps Fortune 500 companies monetize their data. For more information, please visit www.alegion.com
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We are a group of experts that have led several real world AI implementations. We understand the pain of automatic decision making and still maintaining high level of accuracies. Through our learnings on trickiest of implementations we at Blackstraw have built a Platform Approach to AI Implementation.

If you are an enterprise where voluminous decision making is done by humans resulting in slower speed to market & high costs; chances are high that AI will help your enterprise and we would like to hear from you.

CCT Cibao Cloud Technologies

For many organizations, blindly collecting massive amounts of data and storing it in hyper-scale databases is not leading to better outcomes. Cibao Cloud Technologies specializes in leveraging the power of AI, Predictive Analytics and Modeling to improve the performance of our clients’ assets and operations. We offer the Data Vertex, a supercomputing solution based on Nvidia DGX technology, that can process petabytes of data at a fraction of the cost of cloud and on-premise data centers.

CloudFactory

CloudFactory provides a tech-forward, professionally managed workforce solution with all the benefits of a trained internal team. CloudFactory clients include Microsoft, Drive.ai, Expensify, Ibotta, and nuTonomy. To learn more, visit www.cloudfactory.com.

Darktrace is the world’s leading AI company for cyber defense. With thousands of customers worldwide, the self-learning AI protects the cloud, SaaS, corporate networks, IoT and industrial systems against cyber-threats and vulnerabilities, from insider threats and ransomware, to stealthy and silent attacks.

DataRobot is the category creator and leading provider of automated machine learning. Organizations worldwide use DataRobot to become AI-driven enterprises by empowering the teams they have in place to?rapidly build and deploy machine learning models, create advanced AI applications, and scale data science capabilities while maximizing transparency, accuracy and collaboration.

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deFacto Global offers intelligence solutions that drive competitive advantage. Offerings include deFacto Planning, an AI-enhanced corporate planning product, and Intelligize.AI, an AI consulting and development practice. deFacto Global is also launching a national AI Center of Excellence. A long-time Microsoft Gold and Inner Circle AI-Partner, customers include mid-market to Fortune 500 companies.

DellEMC

Dell EMC brings innovation to people and organizations of all types and sizes so they can transform and thrive in the digital economy. We uniquely power digital transformation by delivering best-in-class technology for applications, data, infrastructure and security from the edge to the core to the cloud.

eXalt’s mission is to enable companies to sell more, more profitably. Our patented Knowledge Work as a Service (KWaaS) cloud platform gives B2B enterprises unlimited scale with digital knowledge workers making processes digital end-to-end without human touch. For more information, please visit www.exaltsolutions.com

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Firefly was founded in 2016 by Noam Stern, co-founder of Financial Algorithms Ltd. (Final) and Erez Sali, a machine learning veteran. Their shared passion for machine learning and their foresight regarding the disruption of machine learning in the world of data analytics led to them to set up Firefly, originally as Neural Algorithms.

Luminoso

Luminoso’s customer analytics solution for global B2C enterprises understands and quantifies customer feedback at scale, so you can improve the customer experience. Unlike other analytics technologies, Luminoso can understand high volumes of constantly arriving customer feedback within minutes, in any of 13 languages.

ONTOFORCE

ONTOFORCE is a linked data integration, semantic search, and visual analytics company based n Belgium and US. Its web-based platform, DISQOVER, links, and searches through internal, third party and external data in one interface. DISQOVER reduces search times, enables everyone to find and make smarter decisions.

Skyscale

SkyScale leases world-class cloud-based, ultra-fast multi-GPU hardware platforms for machine learning applications. SkyScale builds, configures, and manages dedicated systems allowing customers to focus on results while minimizing capital equipment investment.

rpa2ai Research - rpa2ai Research is an independent global industry analyst and advisory firm focused on enterprise automation and artificial intelligence. rpa2ai (pronounced as RPA to AI), has extensive experience in advising global organizations on profitable digital transformation. rpa2ai combines hands-on experience with AI and Automation technologies with an in-depth understanding of their business impact. For more information, please visit https://rpa2ai.com.

Tractica’s global market research and consulting services combine qualitative and quantitative research methodologies to provide a comprehensive view of the emerging market opportunities surrounding Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, User Interface Technologies, Advanced Computing, Connected & Autonomous Vehicles, and Wearables & Digital Health. For more information, please visit www.tractica.com 

Conversations with the world's most innovative leaders on digital disruption, customer experience. and the impact of technology on business. Hosted by top Industry Analyst Michael Krigsman.

AUVSI Unmanned Systems—Defense. Protection. Security. is the most comprehensive event in the unmanned systems industry, bringing together military leadership, defense experts and solution providers to dig into how unmanned and autonomous systems are changing the landscape of military and intelligence operations and what that means for procurement, technology development and inter-agency collaboration. For more information, please visit www.thedefenseshow.org 

At CTOvision.com we write about technology, with a focus on topics of relevance to enterprise technologists. The blog was founded by Bob Gourley, our editor and publisher, in 2007. CTOvision has over 100 contributors in our network. Our premier publication is the monthly technology review, sent to over 33,000 technology thought leaders. For more information, please visit www.ctovision.com

Inventions is an international, peer-reviewed journal that publishes original scientific research of significance concerning innovation/invention, or patent-based/extended/reviewed research papers in all fields of science, engineering and product development processes.

IoT Global Network is the ultimate intelligence platform for the global machine-to-machine communication value chain. IoT Global Network serves as an invaluable source of information for IoT decision makers in all areas of industry and public services, including consumer-related, energy, financial, industrial, healthcare, security and transportation, – and anyone else who would like to learn more about how the Internet of Things will shape tomorrow’s society. Discover. Learn. Connect. Engage.

IoT-Now

IoT Now - How to run an IoT enabled business. With exclusive analyst reports and specialist journalists, IoT Now is the leading global brand covering the Internet of Things, machine-to-machine communications (M2M), embedded devices and connected consumer devices. Delivering webcasts, bi-monthly magazines, white-papers, daily news and expert opinion pieces, IoT Now focuses on the deployment of these technologies across the enterprise, automotive, logistics, healthcare, utilities, travel, security and smart city verticals. To join our community, register at: www.iot-now.com For more information, contact: Charlie Bisnar at c.bisnar@wkm-global.com

Mediaplanet delivers top class content marketing campaigns together with 15 000+ clients globally and distributing 1000 campaigns annually. Branding made easy.

OODA Loop provides actionable intelligence, analysis, and insight on global security, technology, and business issues. OODA Loop informs the decision making process of our members and helps them understand and navigate global risks and opportunities. For more information, please visit www.oodaloop.com 

Rethink Research is an expert in the technology, wireless, video and the internet of things (IoT) and prides itself on telling you the news you need to hear, not the news you want to hear. It offers consulting, advisory services, research papers, plus three weekly research services

RioT

RioT (Rethink Internet of Things) is a forwarding-thinking collection of paid weekly research articles, focusing on IoT, automotive, utility, AI and digital transformation, and assesses the impact of events which have happened through the week, in the world of IoT.

Wireless-Watch

Wireless Watch is a set of weekly research notes assessing the impact of events which have happened through the week, in the world of wireless and mobile technology. It provides a framework of technical understanding to help predict the future of Wireless and the global broadband economy.