AI X Generative AI Summit SCHEDULE

Please Note: This schedule is in ET (Eastern Standard Time, UTC/GMT-5)

April 23rd

9:00 AM ET – 9:25 AM ET

Keynote Session: AI and Society

Alex Pentland, PhD | Professor | Founder and Director | MIT | MIT Connection Science

9:30 AM ET – 10:00 AM ET

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10:00 AM ET – 10:30 AM ET

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10:30 AM ET – 11:00 AM ET

Networking Coffee Break

11:00 AM ET – 11:30 AM ET

Talk Session Coming Soon!


11:35 AM ET – 12:35 PM ET

Panel: Data Analytics in the Age of AI
Join us for an insightful discussion on the evolving landscape of data analytics in the age of AI. 
Our panel of experts will delve into the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities surrounding the use of AI in data analytics. From machine learning algorithms to predictive analytics and beyond, our esteemed panelists will share their perspectives on how organizations can leverage AI to extract actionable insights, optimize decision-making processes, and drive business growth.


Derya Isler
Vice President, Search and Personalization
@ Sirius XM

Peter Luo, PhD
Co-Founder, CEO & Chief AI Officer
@ DTonomy

Kirsten Stone
Head of Quantitative Manager Research
@ BNY Mellon

Aleksandar Tomic, PhD
Associate Dean @ Boston College

12:40 PM ET – 1:10 PM ET

Talk Session: LLM-native Products: Industry Best Practices and What’s Ahead

Ivan Lee | CEO & Co-Founder | 

1:10 PM ET – 2:00 PM ET

Networking Lunch Break

2:00 PM ET – 2:30 PM ET

Talk Session: Designing AI Systems for Trust

Cal Al-Dhubaib | CEO | Head of Growth & Strategy | Pandata LLC | Data Scientific

2:35 PM ET – 3:05 PM ET

Talk Session: How to Defend Against Weaponized Generative AI

Ben Colman  | Co-Founder & CEO  | Reality Defender

3:05 PM ET – 3:30 PM ET

Networking Coffee Break

3:30 PM ET – 4:30 PM ET

Panel: Generative AI in Finance
Join us for an insightful discussion on the transformative role of Generative AI in the finance sector. 
Our panel of experts will delve into the applications and implications of generative AI in finance, exploring its potential across various domains such as risk management, trading strategies, fraud detection, and customer engagement. Our esteemed panelists will share insights into how generative AI techniques can generate synthetic data, model complex financial scenarios, and inform strategic decision-making.

Roger Burkhardt
Capital Markets CTO & Co-Head of AI
@ Broadridge Financial Solutions


Dr. Anju Kambadur
Head of AI Engineering
@ Bloomberg



4:35 PM ET – 5:35 PM ET

Panel: Delivering Applied AI to Solve Today’s Complex Problems
Join us for a thought-provoking discussion on the practical application of AI to address today’s complex challenges.
Our panel of industry experts will delve into real-world examples showcasing how AI technologies are being leveraged to tackle complex issues across industries. Our panelists will share insights into the diverse applications of AI and the impact it has on driving innovation and efficiency.



Edward (Ted) Kwartler
MD, North America Responsible AI Lead | Adjunct Professor
@ Accenture | Harvard


Stephen (Steffin) Harris
Former Corporate VP
@ Microsoft

David Gonzalez
Co-Founder & CEO

Andrew Smeaton
Global Chief Information Security Officer
@ Afiniti


Nick King (Moderator)
Founder & CEO
@ Data Kinetic



Day 2

9:00 AM PDT – 9:30 AM PDT

ODSC Keynote: Human Centered AI

Peter Norvig | Engineering Director and Education Fellow Google | Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence (HAI)

10:00 AM PDT – 10:30 AM PDT

Talk Session: Generative AI in Enterprises: Unleashing Potential and Navigating Challenges

Rama Akkiraju | VP AI/ML for IT | NVIDIA

10:30 AM PDT – 11:00 AM PDT

Networking Coffee Break
Book Author Signing with Amy Hodler

11:00 AM PDT – 12:00 PM PDT

Panel: Building Trust in AI: Safety, Ethics, Transparency, and Accountability
This is your opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the building blocks of trust in AI. We’ll explore the multifaceted dimensions of AI trustworthiness, including safety, ethics, transparency, and accountability. Our distinguished panelists will share insights, strategies, and real-world examples that highlight the pivotal role these factors play in ensuring responsible AI development.

Dan Shiebler, Ph.D 
Head of AI and ML
@ Abnormal Security


Mano Bashyam, Ph.D
Enterprise Architect

Prashant Sharma
Co-Founder and CTO
@ Secuvy

Aekta Shah, Ph.D
Senior AI Researcher @ Google (Former)

12:05 PM PDT – 12:35 PM PDT

Talk Session: Roll your own GPT with Cerebras

Andy Hock | VP of Product | Cerebras

12:40 PM PDT – 1:10 PM PDT

Talk Session: Data-Centric Feature Discovery for Enterprise ML

Ryohei Fujimaki | CEO | DotData

1:10 PM PDT – 2:00 PM PDT

Networking Lunch Break

2:00 PM PDT – 2:30 PM PDT

Talk Session: Solving the Last Mile Problem of Foundation Models with Data-Centric AI

Alex Ratner, Ph.D | Co-founder and CEO | Snorkel AI

2:35 PM PDT – 3:05 PM PDT

Talk Session: Driving Success for Sellers by Infusing AI in CRM Platform (Session Dropped)

Sarah Kefayati | Associate Principal Data Scientist | IBM 

3:10 PM PDT – 3:40 PM PDT

Talk Session: Unlocking the Power of Generative AI for Digital Mental Health & Wellness: Enhancing Empathy, Measuring Outcomes, and Safeguarding Against Suicide Risk 

Kirstin Aschbacher, Ph.D| Founder and CEO | Health and Wellness Consulting

3:35 PM PDT – 4:05 PM PDT

Networking Coffee Break

4:05 PM PDT – 4:35 PM PDT

Talk Session: Generative AI: Architecting for Business Impact  

David Mariani | Co-Founder and CTO | At Scale

4:40 PM PDT – 5:10 PM PDT

Talk Session: Product Leadership and AI: the critical importance of AI proficiency in future-ready product development

Anna Litvak-Hinenzon, PhD | Chief AI Product Officer | ALH.AI

5:30 PM PDT – 7:00 PM PDT

Main Networking Reception


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