Are you passionate about machine learning or venture capital? Want a deeper understanding about why VCs and companies like Google, IBM, and Microsoft are investing billions in ML? Then join us on Thursday, April 12th, for the second annual Chicago Machine Learning Venture Capital Summit! A full agenda and registration information can be found at: chicagomachinelearningvcsummit.com
ABOUT THE EVENT Hosted by the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and the Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation, the Chicago Machine Learning Venture Capital Summit is the Midwest’s premier conference dedicated to commercializing machine learning. In 2017, the conference attracted 600+ attendees, hosted nearly 20 speakers, and created countless connections. This year’s event will continue to connect:
INDUSTRY FOCUSED PANEL DISCUSSIONS: Explore how innovations in machine learning are contributing to the Fintech revolution and how it’s transforming healthcare, and other industries. Speakers in both panels will include a mix of entrepreneurs, investors, and academics who are industry leaders in their fields. PITCH COMPETITION: Startups will have 5 minutes to present a problem they have identified and how their machine learning solution will address it. A panel of professional investors will judge the startups and select the winner. ENTREPRENEURIAL & BUSINESS EXPO: Qualified Businesses and Entrepreneurs have the opportunity to exhibit and network with a diverse crowd interested or involved in the Machine Learning space. When you secure an exhibit table, your business will have the opportunity for up to 5 hours of exposure throughout the 2018 Machine Learning Venture Capital Summit. KEYNOTE SEAKER: Chris Shallue, Senior Research Software Engineer on the Google AI team will keynote the 2018 summit. Learn how his team used machine learning to identify exoplanets in the light readings recorded by NASA’s Kepler Space Telescope.