AI: Data is NOT a moat. Why more isn't always better

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111 Independence Dr · Menlo Park, CA

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Look for Astound sign

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Co-hosted by The future of AI in IT, AICUG and CSPA.

Don't have access to Big Data? Don't worry! Come to discover your new moat!

Sandra Carrico, founder of GLYNT will present how she has built an AI solution at 98% precision with Small Data. Dr Naghi Prasad, CEO of Astound will lead a thought provoking discussion on this timely topic.

Founder, VP Engineering & Chief Data Scientist @GLYNT

As Chief Data Scientist, Sandra invented the GLYNT system for data extraction from documents. Her advanced machine learning approach has been presented at technical conferences and is in papers on ARXIV and Medium.

As VP of Engineering and Chief Data Scientist, Sandra led the development of the GLYNT product, including support for the Elastic AI Workbench which pipelines and orchestrates models, data, documents and workflow.

Previously Sandra was VP of Engineering at a number of startups. She has also been in engineering management at AT&T Bell Labs, Aurigin and AT&T Labs.

CEO, Co-founder @Astound

Dr. Naghi is the CEO of Astound. He leads an AI-driven automation platform for Enterprise Service Management. Previously Naghi was the CEO and Co-Founder of Deep Forest Media, a cross device advertising platform and prior to that CTO of Tapjoy, the leader in distribution and monetization of Social and Mobile games and applications.

6:00 - 6:30 Refreshment reception
6:30 - 6:35 Introduction by Naghi Prasad
6:35 - 7:05 Presentation by Sandra Carrico
7:05 - 7:30 Q&A moderated by Naghi Prasad
7:30 - 8:00 Mingling with speaker and attendees

Event will be streamed and recorded:

Astound parking lot is limited. You can use adjacent lots or paid parking at Hotel Nia.

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