AI in Practice Amsterdam #2

Wednesday, February 6th 2019

Startup Village, University of Amsterdam


12:30 – 13:30 Buffet lunch & registration

13:30 – 13:40 Welcome 

Bram Alkema, Moderator and inspirator


13:40 – 14:00 Introduction to AI in business

Tommaso Gritti, Chief Solutions Officer, BrainCreators

14:00 – 14:20 Case study: precision phenotyping in swine breeding

Bram Visser, Geneticist, Hendrix Genetics

14:20 – 14:40 Case study: network anomaly detection at Vodafone Ziggo 

Aziz Mohammadi, Director Advanced Analytics, Vodafone Ziggo

14:40 – 15:10 Coffee break 

15:10 – 15:30 Machine learning & ethics

Mando Rotman, Practice Leader Cognitive & Analytics Benelux, IBM

15:30 – 15:50 The good, the bad and the ugly in AI development

Dr. Annina Neumann, VP Data Technology, ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE

Annina Neumann

15:50 – 16:10 Expert panel discussion

        Christo Zonnev, VP Data Science, Capgemini Invent

        Jasper Wognum, Co-Founder & CEO, BrainCreators

        Dr. Annina Neumann, VP Technology, ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE

Mando Rotman, Practice Leader Cognitive & Analytics Benelux, IBM

16:10 – 16:25 Coffee break 

16:25 – 16:40 BrainMatter launch 

Gerbert Kaandorp, Co-Founder & CTO, BrainCreators

16:40 – 17:00 AI startup showcase

        This quick fire round will see cutting edge AI startups pitch

their product or solution to the audience.

Confirmed startups include:

         – Mo Radjab, CEO, iBilly

 – Marco van der Werf, Founder, BIT students

 – Arush Kakkar, CEO, Agrex Technologies

 – Jesse Eisses, CTO, Effect.AI

17:00 – 19:00  Drinks reception

Registration is now closed and the event has reached capacity.

The next edition of AI in Practice will take place on the 15th May 2019. Register your interest by emailing and you will receive an update when the agenda is announced.

Event partners

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