Speakers

H.E. Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri
Commander-In-Chief
Dubai Police - UAE
Srini Venkataraman
Chief Data Scientist
Boeing - USA
Piloting Boeing's next-gen leap into data-driven analytics and AI across engineering, manufacturing, supply chain, robotics and in-flight mechanics
Amir Khosrowshahi
VP and CTO of AI Products
Intel - USA
Co-founder of the AI startup Nervana that was acquired by Intel for a record $400m and now the lead-brains behind Intel’s neural chips
Ali Bouhouch
CTO & VP of Enterprise Architecture
SEPHORA - USA
Driving the AI transformation at one of the world's most innovative retailers in the global beauty industry
Jürgen Schmidhuber
Co-Founder & Chief Scientist, Scientific Director, Professor of AI
NNAISENSE, Swiss AI Lab IDSIA, USI & SUPSI - Switzerland
Hailed by the New York Times as the father of AI
Matthew Zeiler
Founder & CEO
Clarifai - USA
Silicon Valley whiz who invented the world's most advanced image recognition system and enabled a whole new way of programming.
Paul Balsom
Head of Sports Science and Performance Analysis
Leicester City Football Club - UK
Celebrated sports scientist whose AI & Analytics led to the underdog club winning their first-ever Premier League title in 132 years
Adam Bonnifield
VP -Artificial Intelligence
Airbus - France
Mastermind behind the aviation giant’s radical new AI initiatives that could save the industry $40 billion
Brigadier Khalid Al Razooqi
General Director of Artificial Intelligence Department
Dubai Police - UAE
Li Xu
Co-founder and CEO
SenseTime
Andrew Ng
Co-founder of Coursera, Adjunct Professor of Computer Science
Stanford University - USA
Named among Time’s 100 Most Influential Persons In the World, Andrew pioneered AI at two of the world’s biggest tech companies - Google & Baidu
Dr. Saket Kumar
Chief Data Scientist
Global Premium Services, Google - USA
Super-brains behind Google’s empowering AI initiatives to make the tech accessible to all
Amy Webb
Founder
Future Today Institute - USA
Washington Post best-selling author with a record 7 million views for her TED talk on data that’s been translated into 32 different languages.
Lord Timothy Clement Jones
Chair & Co-Chair
House of Lords Artificial Intelligence Select Committee & All Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence - UK
Dubbed the ‘AI Lord’ for steering UK’s quantum leap into AI and digital transformation
David Hardoon
Chief Data Officer
Monetary Authority of Singapore
The data guru powering Singapore’s apex financial authority and their $27m efforts of driving AI in finance
David Berglund
SVP - Artificial Intelligence Leader
U.S. Bank
Global leader behind the AI and machine learning strategies of the fifth largest bank in the US
Eyad Janneh
Founder
Mahallak - Turkey
One of MIT’s ‘Top 35 Innovators Under 35’ hailed for his humanitarian innovations aiding Syrian refugees
Professor Birgitte Andersen
CEO
Big Innovation Centre
The International AI Luminary leading the open innovation initiatives and private & public sector coalition driven to make the UK a Global Innovation Hub by 2025
Michael Frank
Director, R&D Strategy, World Wide Research and Development
Pfizer - USA
Launched a global revolution in healthcare through the implementation of AI in drug discovery and identifying new therapies
Dr. Eng Lim Goh
VP & CTO - High Performance Computing & Artificial Intelligence
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
The AI leader behind NASA-HPE’s most powerful computer sent into space
H.E. Dr. Aisha bint Butti
bin Bishr
Director General
Smart Dubai Office - UAE
Overseeing Dubai's city wide digital transformation and leading efforts to create the world's first paperless city
Dr. Hatem Bugshan
Head of Big Innovation Centre, Middle East
Big Innovation Centre
At the forefront of the Big Innovation Centre’s regional agenda to unlock the full potential of AI and transform the Middle East into a high-growth, knowledge-based economy
Susan Oh
Co-Chair
AI & Blockchain for Impact - United Nations
Renowned journalist turned civic technologist in AI, and winner of Quantum Impact Award #DecadeOfWomen in partnership with UN GA.
Ott Velsberg
Chief Data Officer
Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications - Estonia
Global tech leader in government steering Estonia’s mission of 50 AI use-cases by 2020
Jeremy K. Balkin
Head of Innovation
HSBC - USA
Named among 'Top 35 Millennial Influencers in USA' by the Next Big Thing Movement, he helped HSBC become the first major bank to launch a humanoid robot in retail