What we're about

AppliedAI is a monthly meetup and podcast (https://podcast.appliedai.mn) that develops Minnesota’s next generation of experts by educating citizens of all ages in the tools, processes, and applications that are needed to implement solutions that use Artificial Intelligence (AI). The organization runs regular events that involve training, learning and sharing real-world projects where AI is applied to solve problems that impact our lives.

Additionally, we encourage you to subscribe to our Conversation On Applied AI Podcast (https://podcast.appliedai.mn) . We publish new episodes every other week on topics related to Artificial Intelligence and its applications!

Applied AI transitioned from IoTFuse in February 2020. IoTFuse continues to run conferences around the metro area.

What is Artificial Intelligence

In computer science, artificial intelligence (AI), sometimes called machine intelligence, is intelligence demonstrated by machines, in contrast to the natural intelligence displayed by humans. Leading AI textbooks define the field as the study of "intelligent agents": any device that perceives its environment and takes actions that maximize its chance of successfully achieving its goals.[1] Colloquially, the term "artificial intelligence" is often used to describe machines (or computers) that mimic "cognitive" functions that humans associate with the human mind, such as "learning" and "problem solving".

What is AppliedAI?

Simple. :) It's the real-world applications that these far fetched, big ideas lead to. Some things aroud us that are applications of AI include digital assistants (Google Home, Alexa), self-driving cars, robots, chatbots and many many more!

Who should go AppliedAI Meetups?

This group is a place for anyone who is interesting in learning, sharing and applying Artificial Intelligence to their products and services. It's also for people of all ages just interested in what's going on in the AI space by networking and talking with real-world practitioners of this exciting and new technology.

What happens at AppliedAI Meetups?

• We have speakers and panelists talking about AI in real-world scenarios

• We do demos of AI related projects and explain how they work

• We discuss, where AI has been, where it is today and where it's heading in the future

• We have fun!

Where else can I find you?

Follow us on social media!

Facebook, LinkedIN and Twitter

What are the colors of your logo?

They are derived from the color palette of a few of the first ever AI-generated photos from Google’s Deep Learning tool.

Upcoming events (1)

Artificial ARTelligence

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Can AI methods be used to produce art? The same natural language processing models that parse text can also write text, and the same image analysis models that identify images can also create images. But are they novel enough and interesting enough for humans to enjoy? In 2018 an AI-generated painting sold for $432,000, so some humans seem to think so!

In this meetup, we'll go over the latest progress in AI-powered generative artwork, including visual, text, and musical art forms. You'll learn the simple tools you can use to create your own AI masterpieces.

picture: an AI art piece I made using open source software


Presenter: Daniel Feldman

Daniel is a Cloud Security Architect at Hewlett Packard Enterprise with a healthy obsession with AI-powered art.

Past events (118)

Panel Discussion - How Local Startups Are Leveraging AI

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