OrCam Insights on Building Personal Assistant Wearable Devices (Jerusalem)

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Product Management Meetup (IL) in Jerusalem!!

Agenda

18:00 - 18:30 Gathering & Networking

18:30- 18:40 Osnat Niv-Assa (https://il.linkedin.com/in/osnatnivassa), CEO, PMsphere (http://www.pmsphere.com/)
Adi Alter (https://il.linkedin.com/in/adialter), Meetup co-organizer, Product Manager at Ex Libris (http://www.exlibrisgroup.com/)

18:40 - 20:00 Amit Man (https://www.linkedin.com/in/amit-man-22b3b510), VP Product, OrCam (http://www.orcam.com/)

** The event will be delivered in Hebrew **

Location: Hansen House, Jerusalem (http://hansen.co.il/)

Beers by: Siftech (http://siftech.co/about/)

About the Talk

Amit Man (https://il.linkedin.com/in/amit-man-22b3b510), VP Product at OrCam (http://www.orcam.com/), will present MyMe (http://lp.orcam.com/myme/), a personal assistant wearable with Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities.
Creating such a device entails many challenges - both technical (e.g. how can we do sophisticated computer vision on a day-long battery charge), product definition (e.g. how to bring maximum value to consumers with the technology), and marketing (e.g. how to handle privacy issues).
Amit will share some of the challenges OrCam has encountered, and how they have decided to tackle them.

About Amit Man

A serial visual technology entrepreneur, Amit (https://il.linkedin.com/in/amit-man-22b3b510)has been engaged at the nexus of machine learning, computer vision, and image processing for over a decade. He currently spearheads the development of OrCam's MyMe, the first wearable artificial intelligence device.

Prior to his role at OrCam, Amit was the CEO and Founder of Takes, a unique video technology company, and previously worked in algorithms development for BriefCam, a video synopsis technology.

Amit has a master's in computer science from the Hebrew University.

About OrCam
OrCam (https://www.kaymera.com/)was founded in 2010 with a clear mission – harness the power of artificial vision to assist people who are visually impaired. OrCam has created a technologically advanced device unique in its ability to provide visual aid through a discreet wearable platform and simple easy-to-use interface which serves to enhance the daily lives of people with vision loss. OrCam gives independence. A video showing this device may be found here (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=__qk7RX74r4).

Hansen House (http://hansen.co.il/)