Meet the next generation of AI entrepreneurs in the dedicated startup pavilion on the expo floor, featuring spotlight theater presentations, the second annual AI World Startup Awards and exhibit booths. Participating companies include:

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Commonwealth Hall

12:00 – 12:35
Panel: Why AI Startups Need the Right Advisors

Moderator: Steve Ardire, Force Multiplier 'Merchant of Light', Independent AI Startup Advisor


  • Nga Nguyen, Principal, Innovation & Strategy, VisionFwd
  • Zlata Stanislavovna Sushchik, CEO, HURO
  • Rebecca Clyde, CEO and Co-Founder,
  • Brianna Sylver, Founder and President, Sylver Consulting

It’s mostly a fallacy when VC’s say they provide more than funding so to craft a winning value proposition that connects business strategy and brand strategy for nailing product/market fit and customer traction is having right advisors to work with CEO and AI startup team. Hear lessons learned with actual real hands on experiences from these panelists who also will offer some of their time for Speed-Dating with Advisors in AI World startup pavilion.

Capice 12:40 – 1:00 Capice - Machine Learning for Everyone

Gordon McDonald, Co-Founder, Capice

Jason Kee, Co-Founder, Capice

Machine Learning for everyone! A new software platform that enables anyone with even little or no technical skill to create any kind of model, use it in any application, and to share and improve them with others in the community.

PerceptiMed1:05 - 1:25 Right Pill. Right Dosage. Right Patient. Every Time.

Ram Subramanian, CTO, Engineering, PerceptiMed, Inc.

In this presentation we showcase PerceptiMed's AI driven technology to verify medications and enable telepharmacy, Thus preventing medication errors in pharmacies, hospitals, managed care facilities. Improve pharmacy efficiencies and aids in controlling medication abuse from the pharmacy to the patient be it at the hospital or the home.

JAXON 1:55 – 2:15 Jaxon: AI for AI

Scott Cohen, CEO, Jaxon, Inc.

Jaxon is an AI platform that trains other AI to more accurately understand natural language from raw text. Jaxon is replacing the need for the armies of human labelers currently powering machine learning efforts. Jaxon does in minutes what takes humans months to complete.

CapeStart 2:20 – 2:40 Lessons Learned from Developing AI Applications 

Gaugarin Oliver, CEO, CapeStart, Inc

Core AI technologies have improved significantly in recent years. Yet, the techniques of assembling the various components, fine-tuning them to overcome practical challenges and launching real-world applications are still evolving. The speaker will review lessons learned while developing applications using Natural Language Processing, Speech Recognition, and Computer Vision.


AInfinity-Labs-Atlas-Systems 2:45 - 3:05 Introduction to AINFINITY / AIOps

Sucindran Ramachandran, Vice President, Digital Transformation, Business Development, AINFINITY

AINFINITY’s award-winning AIOps solution empowers IT operations teams to intelligently predict, recommend and resolve IT operations issues. This unique approach to AI is derived from the philosophy of collective intelligence a collaboration between humans and machines that when realized achieves true impact.

TalentSeer 3:10 - 3:30 How to Survive in This Fierce AI Talent Market?

Alex Ren, CEO, TalentSeer

The AI talent struggle is real. Leaders are increasingly challenged with finding the right AI hire. Talentseer will share unique insights from working with over 100+ AI startups in Silicon Valley on how to recruit and retain a robust and diverse AI team in this competitive market. 

3:20 - 4:05 Networking Break in the Expo