Accelerate AI, Europe 2018

The Best AI Startups alongside the most Innovative Corporations 

ODSC Europe – London – Novotel West – September 19th

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Accelerate AI Europe Speakers

Hear from top expert speakers, startups, and investors and prepare your organization and career for the next wave of innovation and growth. 

Bernard Marr
Bernard Marr

Author & Strategic Advisor

Bernard Marr & Co

Luciano Floridi
Luciano Floridi

Professor Of Philosophy And Ethics Of Information - Director At Digital Ethics Lab

University of Oxford

Tom Edwards
Tom Edwards

Chief Digital & Innovation Officer, Agency


Sybil Wong, PhD
Sybil Wong, PhD

Chief Operating Officer


Dr (Berndt) Bertie Müller
Dr (Berndt) Bertie Müller


Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour

Dr Mariarosaria Taddeo
Dr Mariarosaria Taddeo

Deputy Director | Digital Ethics Lab, Oxford Internet Institute

University of Oxford

Igor Volzhanin
Igor Volzhanin



Christopher Bishop
Christopher Bishop

Chief Reinvention Officer

Improvising Careers

Jesper Nordström
Jesper Nordström

AI Strategy & Acceleration

Nordea Bank

Hugo Pinto
Hugo Pinto

Managing Director


Arif Khan
Arif Khan

Head of Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence


Daniele Magazzeni
Daniele Magazzeni

Head of Trusted Autonomous Systems

Kings College

Edgar Meij, PhD
Edgar Meij, PhD

Team Leader & Senior Data Scientist


Alison B Lowndes
Alison B Lowndes

AI DevRel | EMEA


Meet our 2018 Speakers

Gareth Conduit
Gareth Conduit

Chief Technical Officer


Johnnie Ball
Johnnie Ball

Co-Founder and Chief Data Scientist


Errol Koolmeister
Errol Koolmeister

Director Data Science


Senior Director, Head Data Science and Clinical Systems

Glaxo Smith Kline

Abhijit Akerkar
Abhijit Akerkar

Artificial Intelligence Strategist And Business Integrator

Lloyds Banking Group

Antonio Alvarez
Antonio Alvarez

Director Of Data Innovation

Santander UK

Adrian Mihai
Adrian Mihai

Co-Founder and CTO

Dr. Lobna KAROUI
Dr. Lobna KAROUI

Artificial Intelligence Leader

Société Générale

Learn, Connect, Accelerate

  • Learn the latest insights and tools in artificial intelligence and data science

  • Connect and network with AI Industry experts, top speakers, startups, and investors

  • Accelerate your  company, startup or career with AI; the one skill to ensure future success

  • Meet the doers.   Co-located with ODSC, the largest gathering of data scientists and AI experts on the planet




AI Industry Experts

Hear directly from the men and women who are shaping the future of AI.  We invite top AI experts and executive leaders from some of the worlds most successful companies to present at Accelerate AI. With their expert insights, business professionals and technologists can come away with a wealth of practical knowledge and actionable strategies on AI.

AI Startup & Investor Showcase 

Startups are at the heart of any innovation revolution and artificial intelligence is no different.  Come meet and hear from some of the many startups accelerating the adoption of AI in industry and society.  Demo and understand the technologies they are bringing to market. Hear directly from, and connect with, the investors who are funding this revolution in AI.

AI Cross Industry & Cross Enterprise 

Machine intelligence in the form of deep learning and machine learning is completely reshaping many industries.  Business and startups from retail and finance to healthcare and manufacturing are rolling out AI strategies as adoption gathers pace.  Within the enterprise the adoption is accelerating across marketing, sales, human resources, and many other departments.  Learn how to accelerate with AI in your industry and field of expertise.

  • Health Care

  • Biotech

  • Pharma

  • Life Sciences

  • Financial Services

  • Quant Finance

  • Insurance

  • Banking

  • Cross Industry 

  • Auto & Manufacturing

  • Retail & Online

  • Media & Marketing

Call for Industry Participants

One Accelerated Day of AI Innovation - September 19th

Expert AI Speakers

Top AI Executive Experts

Innovative Startup Presentations

Case Studies, Talks, Panels

Investor Insights, Startup Pitches, AI Showcase

Some sample previous presentations include:

  • Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise

  • Accelerating Business Innovation with Deep Learning

  • Dreams for Future Cities: How AI wants to Take care of us ((link)

  • From Cognitive Computing to Artificial Intelligence, the Next 10 years

  • Four Eras of Analytics and Data Science (link)

  • Business Strategies for Health care AI

  • From BI to Predictive Analytics: Should You Bring an Umbrella if Rain is Predicted? (link)

  • How will AI and NLP impact the future of the customer service

  • The Dirty Little Secret of Enterprise Data (link)

  • How to Ruin your Business with Data Science & Machine Learning

Followed By Three Days of Kickstart AI - Sept 20 to 22

Day 2, 3 & 4 -AI Workshops, Talks & Tutorials

AI – The One Skill You Need to Ensure Future Success

Gain proficiency in essential AI skills and accelerate your insights by attending one of our many introductory level talks and workshops. By attending theses sessions you will have a better understands of the basics of AI and its incredible potential for accelerated growth. Co-located at ODSC East we have some of the best and brightest speakers on the planet presenting on topics including:

  • AI for Executives Workshop

  • Introduction to Deep Learning

  • Data Science 101

  • Data Visualization Workshop

  • Introduction Machine Learning

  • Predictive Analytics Workshop

  • Voice AI and Speech Recognition

  • Image recognition and machine vision


30% Limited Offer Tickets are Available

Featured AI Investors Pitches and Firms

Artificial Intelligence and Data Science startups are in hot demand from investors. Hear from top investment firms seeking AI and Data Science Startups. This is a free event open to all attendees and the local community. 

As part of our Reverse Pitch evening, ODSC is delighted to host the following investment partners. Attend and learn key insight into what investors are seeking in artificial intelligence and data science startups. 

Graham Brooks
Graham Brooks


Edge Investments

George Barnett
George Barnett

Investment Manger

IP Group

Eamonn Carey
Eamonn Carey

Managing Director


Peter Zhegin
Peter Zhegin

Venture Partner

Sistema VC

Gian Seehra
Gian Seehra


Octopus Investments

Why Attend?

AI and data science is transforming business. The CxO summit will give you the knowledge and connections to be at the forefront.

Superior Content

  • Hear from top industry executives using data science to grow their business

  • Attend talks, panels, and group discussions to get you up to speed

  • Learn from the best and brightest AI and data science innovators

  • Non-technical talks that will help you understand AI and data science

Superior Networking

  • Meet executives from multiple industries engaging AI and data science

  • Connect with the best and brightest AI and Data Science innovators

  • Network, connect, and collaborate with those defining the future of business

  • Multiple networking events including breakfast, lunch, and evening reception

Superior Expo

  • Attend one of the largest AI and data science Expos on the east coast

  • See and hear first-hand these innovative products and services

  • Gain insights how AI and data science can transform your business

  • View live on-floor presentations and product demonstrations

Who Should Attend?

Innovators such as: Startup-ups, Investors, VC’s, Entrepreneurs, Evangelists & Decision-makers, and strategy executives.

Business professionals & executives: including VPs, heads, and leads from Healthcare, Education, Finance, Insurance, Bio/Pharma, Manufacturing, Retail, Media & Marketing, Energy & Utilities, Government, Transportation, E-commerce and other key industries.

Chiefs and Heads of: Data, Data Science, Technology, Information, Analytics, Strategy, Innovation, Marketing, and others.

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ODSC Events attract some of world’s most influential and market shaping publications, across trade and industry publications and blogs.

As AI and data science transform industry and touch every aspect of our lives more people need to be informed of its impact. Come hear and meet the the thought leaders, core contributors, and innovators who are driving this new age of disruption.

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