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.
- 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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|Ahmad M. Najeeb|
|Advance Technology Researcher
Head of Website and Social Media Dept at TRENDS
|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
|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
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|
|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
|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|