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February 2017

Connected Cars USA 2017

Dates: February 16, 2017
Location: Washington, D.C.

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Bringing together industry insiders, policymakers and leading automakers, Connected Cars USA is the leading platform for discussion in this key sector. Make sure you are part of the conversation.

Critical tech and business trends, as well as key policy considerations are up for debate at this crucial time in the DC calendar.

The world is shifting towards fully connected and autonomous vehicles at high speed. With the US leading the way,… read more

Gigaom AI Now

Dates: February 15 – 16, 2017
Location: San Francisco, California


The much anticipated era of artificial intelligence has arrived. Businesses in every industry are using this powerful technology to gain immense leads over their slower-moving competitors.

At Gigaom AI Now, we will explore:

  • What enterprises can do over the next three years to make sure they stay ahead of the curve.
  • How companies not employing AI today can begin to do so.

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‘Cities of the Future’ with mayors of Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Mountain View

Dates: February 11, 2017
Location: Stanford, California


TED-style talk with mayors of Silicon Valley cities. Brought to you by Bay Area Futurists and Science Fiction Society of Silicon Valley.

Entrance is FREE.

What would cities look like at year 2050? Will there be cars? Will we have to pay rent? Will there be police?

Mayor of Palo Alto – Greg Scharff
Mayor of Menlo Park – Kirsten Keith
Former Mayor of Mountain View -… read more

Developer Week Conference + Festival 2017

Dates: February 11 – 16, 2017
Location: San Francisco, California


DeveloperWeek 2017 is San Francisco’s largest developer trade show with over 8,000 annual attendees and 60 week-long events.  DeveloperWeek features a hackathon (1,000+ developers and $150,000+ in prizes), hiring mixer (1,200+ candidates; 100+ new job opportunities), conference and expo (100+ new developer platforms and tools); and aims to give you a deep-dive into every new developer tool and language.

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AAAI-17 San Francisco

Dates: February 4 – 9, 2017
Location: San Francisco, California


The Thirty-First AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-17) will be held February 4–9 at the Hilton San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA. The workshop, tutorial, and doctoral consortium programs will be held Saturday and Sunday, February 4 and 5, followed by the technical program, Monday through Thursday, February 6–9.

The chairs of AAAI-17 are Satinder Singh (University of Michigan) and Shaul Markovitch (Technion-Israel Institute of Technology).… read more

AI in Practice

Dates: February 4 – 9, 2017
Location: San Francisco, California

AI in Practice will showcase invited presentations of visionary AI practitioners that will reflect on key successes of AI in the commercial world and crystalize emerging technologies and promising new directions. The event will include several keynotes and panels as well as demonstrations of AI software from multiple companies.

AI in Practice is a special event of the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (AAAI) conference February… read more

January 2017

Conversational Interaction Conference

Dates: January 30 – 31, 2017
Location: San Jose, California


The Conversational Interaction Conference, will be held this month in San Jose, California, January 30-31, 2017. It explores the ways companies can use a major revolution in the user interface: Conversing with computers in human language through text or voice.

The major topics covered in the sessions include

Natural language in IVR systems: Eliminate frustrating menus with a prompt such as “Please state briefly what you are calling about.”… read more


Dates: January 30 – Feb 1, 2017
Location: San Francisco, California


The Graphorum Conference is designed to accommodate all levels of technical understanding. It will bring together emerging disciplines that are focused on more intelligent information gathering and analysis, including:

  • Graph Databases
  • Graph Analytics
  • Graph Models/types
  • Graph Performance and Scalability
  • Data Modeling for Graphs
  • Query and Search Languages
  • Graph APIs and Integration
  • Social Network Analysis
  • Visualizations
  • Semantic

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Smart Data Conference

Dates: January 30 – Feb 1, 2017
Location: San Francisco, California


The Smart Data Conference is designed to accommodate all levels of technical understanding. It will bring together emerging disciplines that are focused on more intelligent information gathering and analysis, including:

  • Cognitive Computing
  • Deep Learning
  • Machine Learning
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Graph Databases
  • Object Recognition
  • Voice Processing
  • Semantic Technologies
  • Human Interfaces
  • Big Data
  • Neurocomputing

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December 2016

Cambridge Conference on Catastrophic Risk 2016

Dates: December 12 – 14, 2016
Location: Cambridge, UK


The past five years have seen rapid growth in what Jaan Tallinn calls the “xrisk ecosystem” – a thriving community of researchers and others, inside and outside academia, united by a common interest in potential serious hazards of powerful and beneficial new technologies. This conference aims to bring this community together, to ask ourselves where our efforts should best be directed, over the rest of the decade… read more

State of the Arts 2016: AI for Good & Music that Transforms

Dates: December 12, 2016
Location: Los Angeles, California

Shanti Ricky Kej

This year’s STATE OF THE ARTS celebration is presented by C3: Center for Conscious Creativity and The Millennium Project with support from BRINK Institute, focuses on the power of artificial (or machine) intelligence and music to transform our lives. From personal well-being, to education, arts and healing, this year’s event will honor both 2016 FutureVision Awardees; inventor of iWithin, Eric Shuss, and musician and Grammy Award Winning composer, Ricky Kej.… read more

Terasem Colloquium in Second Life

Dates: December 10, 2016
Location: Terasem Island Conference Center, Second Life


The 2016 Terasem Annual Colloquium on the Law of Futuristic Persons will take place in Second Life  in  ”Terasem sim” on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at noon EDT. The main themes: “Legal Aspects of Futuristic Persons: Cyber-Humans” and “A Tribute to the ‘Father of Artificial Intelligence,’ Marvin Minsky, PhD.” (Video)

Each year on December 10th, International Human Rights Day, Terasem conducts a… read more

Transpolitica 2016

Dates: December 3, 2016
Location: London, UK


The theme of the conference is “Real world policy changes for a radically better future.”

The goal of the conference is to formulate and review policy recommendations which could become the focus of subsequent cross-party campaigns for legislative changes. In turn, these legislative changes will have the aim to enable better politics, better communities, and better human experience – by allowing society to take good advantage of… read more

November 2016

Next-Generation Robotics & Automation: Automotive Manufacturing Europe 2016

Dates: November 29 – 30, 2016
Location: Birmingham, UK


The Next-Generation Robotics & Automation: Automotive Manufacturing Europe 2016 is…

The only European Robotics event dedicated to the Automotive Industry that discusses selection and implementation challenges specific to the sector, with:

  • 15+ Robotic Capabilities Case Studies & Discussions : Comprehensive access to exclusive manufacturer perspectives on Next-Generation Robotic applications, straight from the plant
  • 5 Process Specific Breakout Groups : Grapple with application, maintenance & selection

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Artificial Intelligence and White Collar Jobs

Dates: November 24, 2016
Location: London, UK


You are invited to a special AI and machine learning meeting, organised by the Digital and Social Media Leadership Forum (DSMLF), and hosted by PwC. This meeting will explore how these fast-changing technologies are set to fundamentally re-make the world of white collar work.

The meeting will also consider the social, economic and security implications of these emerging technologies, and discuss the best strategies companies can adopt to adjust to the disruption… read more

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