Events

24

Nov
2020
E-Symposium

Artificial Intelligence – Fiction to Reality

TRENDS YouTube Channel

Objectives

TRENDS inaugural E-Symposium on Artificial Intelligence (AI) will be an annual event discussing emerging technologies and their applications and impact on society.

The main objective behind the event is to build a forum for experts and government and private stakeholders to discuss current and future developments of AI technologies and applications. It analyzed AI-related challenges and opportunities and capture success stories from the UAE and other countries leading the AI revolution.

Main Topics

  • The current state of AI affairs.
  • AI experiences of leading countries and enterprises.
  • AI implications and opportunities in key industries.
  • Policymakers’ role in facilitating the adoption of AI.

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Introductory Video
Moderator
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Ahmad M. Najeeb
Advance Technology Researcher Head of Website and Social Media Dept at TRENDS
Speakers
Dr. Rand Waltzman photo for website Prof. Ernesto Damiani photo for website Dr. Patrick Bangert photo for website Prof Stephen Lew DPHIL photo for website Dr. Malek Ben Salem photo for website
Dr. Rand Waltzman Prof. Ernesto Damiani Dr. Patrick D. Bangert Prof Stephen Lew Dr. Malek Ben Salem
Deputy Chief Technology Officer at RAND Cooperation - USA
Senior Director at Robotics and Intelligent Systems Institute, Khalifa University - UAE
Vice President of AI at Samsung SDS
Strategy Advisor and Research Scientist, UAE
Principal Advisor, Digital Transformation and Emerging Technologies at TheDigitaLeap - USA
Maxim Fedorov Photo for Website Dr. Karthik Nandakumar photo for website Ramez ALKARA NADER Kabbara
Dr. Maxim Fedorov Dr. Karthik Nandakumar Ramez ALKARA Nader Kabbara
Skoltech Vice-President for Artificial Intelligence and Mathematical Modelling, Professor at Skoltech Center for Computational and Data-Intensive Science and Engineering
Associate Professor in the Computer Vision department at Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence- UAE
Senior Vice President at EverteamGS-Intalio
Management Consultant for Artificial Intelligence at AI Directions
 
Proceedings
Start Time Topic Speakers
7.00 Welcoming Remarks

Humanoid -  Pepper Robot

Jacky's/Softbank - UAE

7.05 AI current state of affairs Prof Stephen Lew DPHIL
Strategy Advisor and Research Scientist - UAE
7.20 Dr. Malek Ben Salem
Principal Advisor, Digital Transformation and Emerging Technologies TheDigitaLeap - USA
7:35 Experiences of leading countries & enterprises in AI Dr. Patrick Bangert
Vice President of AI at Samsung - USA
7:50 Nader Kabbara
Management Consultant for Artificial Intelligence at AI Directions - UAE
8:05 AI Implications and opportunities in key industries in the area of cognitive security Dr. Rand Waltzman
Deputy Chief Technology Officer at RAND Corporation - USA
8:20 AI implications and opportunities in key industries in the area of Content Services in government Ramez ALKARA
Senior Vice President of Product Management EverteamGS-Intalio
8:35 Security and Trustworthiness of AI systems Dr. Karthik Nandakumar
Mohammed Bin Zayed University for Artificial Intelligence - UAE
8:50 Policymakers’ role in facilitating the adoption of AI Prof. Ernesto Damiani
Senior Director at Robotics and Intelligent Systems Institute, Khalifa University-UAE
09:00 Open Discussion Moderator
09:10 Closing Remarks Moderator
Artificial Intelligence