Ai4 2021

Exploring Artificial Intelligence Across Industry

Aug 17-19, 2021
taking place digitally

Ai4 2021, Aug 17-19 | Taking Place Digitally

Exploring Artificial Intelligence in  Services

Our Attendees
Our Attendees
What We Do

Over three days, the Ai4 2021 Summit brings together business leaders and data practitioners to facilitate the adoption of artificial intelligence and machine learning technology. Join us at industry’s most impactful AI event.

With a use-case oriented approach to content, we deliver actionable insights from those working on the frontlines of AI in the enterprise. We provide a common framework for thinking about what AI means to the various industries and to deliver content that progresses understanding at any stage of an organization’s AI journey. Welcome to our community!

Use Case
2021 Speakers

Over two days, the Ai4 2021 Summit will welcome 200+ speakers from leading organizations. All of our speakers are actively involved in artificial intelligence and machine learning projects.

See below for our 2020 lineup.

Safiya Noble

Associate Professor, UCLA

Romy Hussain

Senior Director, Healthcare Economics and Data Science, Johns Hopkins Healthcare

Salahuddin Khawaja

Managing Director - Automation / Global Risk, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

Gregory Brown

Chief Engineer/Scientist for the Advanced Technology Group, UPS

Matthew Zeiler

Founder and CEO, Clarifai

Aditi Saluja

Senior Data Scientist, T-Mobile

Bruce Duncan & Bina48

Managing Director, Terasem Movement and Android

Agus Sudjianto

EVP, Head of Corporate Model Risk, Wells Fargo

Ioana Boier

Head of Quantitative Portfolio Solutions, Alphadyne Asset Management

Andrew Feldman

Co-Founder and CEO, Cerebras Systems

Adam Gazzaley

Co-Founder and Chief Science Advisor, Akili Interactive

Chip Huyen

Engineer, Snorkel AI

Mike Stamas

Co-Founder, Vice President of Business Development, GreyCastle Security

V.S. Subrahmanian

The Dartmouth College Distinguished Professor in Cybersecurity, Technology, and Society, Director – Institute for Security, Technology, and Society, Dartmouth College

Glynn Dennis

Sr. Director, Data Science & AI - AstraZeneca

Dan DeMers

CEO and Co-Founder, Cinchy

Michelle Bonat

Head of AI Innovation, Digital, JPMorgan Chase

Shyamala Prayaga

Product Owner - Autonomous Digital Assistant, Ford

Yu Dong

Senior Staff Technical Product Manager, Cruise

Robert Budman, MD MBA CDI-P

Chief Medical Information Officer, Nuance Communications, Inc.

Patrick Miller

Lead of Enterprise Machine Learning, Google

Vamsi Nellutla

Associate Director - Data Science and Machine Learning, UnitedHealth Group

Vered Shwartz

Postdoctoral Researcher, Allen Institute For Artificial Intelligence

Mark Stamford

CEO, Occamsec

Greg Wilson

CISO, Pioneer Natural Resources

Stephen Wong

Chair Professor and Chief Research Information Officer, Houston Methodist

Hod Lipson

Professor - Engineering & Data Science, Columbia University

Diego Oppenheimer

CEO & Co-Founder, Algorithmia

Felix Asare

Deputy Chief Information Security Officer, Allianz Technology

Jose Murillo

Chief Analytics Officer, Grupo Financiero Banorte

Sri Ambati

CEO & Co-Founder,

Tucker Balch

Managing Director - JP Morgan AI Research

Ameen Kazerouni

Head of ML/AI Research and Platforms, Zappos

Meera Das

Managing Director, AML Modeling and Machine Learning, BMO Financial Group

Nicole Neumarker

SVP, Research and Development, Cotiviti

Madhu Kochar

Vice President, Offering Management - IBM Data and AI

Xuan Cao

Data Scientist, Walmart Labs

Nishan Subedi

Head of Algorithms,

David Marmer

Vice President, Offering Management, IBM

Ylan Kazi

Vice President, Data Science & Machine Learning - UnitedHealth Group

Darko Matovski

CEO, causaLens

Andrey Malevich

Engineering Manager, Technical Lead, Facebook

Hernan Alvarez

Vice President of Product, Algorithmia

Steve Bamberger

President and Chief Operating Officer, Evolv Technologies

David Whiting

Head of Training,

Marco Di Giacomo

Corporate Vice President, Consumer Products and Growth - Verizon

Brian Mearns

Co-Founder, OwlDQ

Blair Newman

CTO, Neuton, A Division of Bell Integrator

Alexander Tsyplikhin

Senior AI Engineer, Graphcore

Anita Moser

Head of Assets and Optimization for U.S. Neurology, UCB

Benjamin Cox

Director of Product Marketing at

Joyonna Gamble-George

Co - Founder - SCIX

Mike Stamas

Co-Founder & Chief Business Development Officer, GreyCastle Security

Marcus Fowler

Director of Strategic Threat, Darktrace

Sophia Saleem

Associate Medical Information Officer - Mount Sinai Health System

Josh Poduska

Chief Data Scientist, Domino Data Lab

Srujana Kaddevarmuth

Director Data Science & Value Realization - Walmart Labs

Kirk Haslbeck

Founder and CEO, OwlDQ

Deba Sahoo

SVP, Head of Product for Customer Journeys - Fidelity Investments

Richard Cramer

Chief Healthcare Strategist, Informatica

Javed Ahmed

Senior Data Scientist, Metis

John Finneran

Senior Product Marketing Manager, Sinequa

Nitin Verma

VP, Digital Solutions: Technology - Staples

Charles Morris

Cloud Solution Architect, Financial Services, Microsoft

John Thompson

Global Head, Advanced Analytics & AI - CSL Behring

Richard Carriere

Senior Vice President and General Manager - Cyberlink

Prahlad Menon


Kim Warner

VP of Business Development, Sentio Solutions

Chris Nielson

Founder & CEO, Levatas

Kevin Fleet

VP, Professional Services, Informatica

Radha Sankaran

Executive Director, Advanced Analytics / AI & ML Driven Personalizaiton - Verizon

Vishal Sheth

Director, Transformation - New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Mark Ostrowski

Head of Engineering, US East, Check Point Software Technologies

William Hincher

Banking and Capital Markets Industry Practice, UiPath

Subhasis Bhattacharya

Head of Analytics - Supply Chain & Logistics - Wayfair

Jeff Evernham

VP of Customer Solutions, Sinequa

Mark Saroufim

Machine Learning Engineer, Graphcore

Anil Kumar

Executive Director – Systems Of Insights & AI/ML Innovation, Verizon

Travis Nixon

National Director of Data Science, Financial Services, Microsoft

Phoebe Liu

Senior Data Scientist - Appen

Navdeep Gill

Senior Data Scientist and Software Engineer at

Prakash Gatta

Surgeon, Esophageal Surgery - MultiCare Health System

Omer Hancer

Principal, ZS

Marcelo Benedetti

Sr. Account Executive, E-Commerce, Samasource

Prabhakar Narasimhadevara

Director of Data Science - Stanley Black and Decker

Manick Bhan

Founder & CTO,

Ryohei Fujimaki

CEO & Founder, dotData

Youngjun Choi

Senior Research Scientist - UPS

Arun Shastri

Principal, ZS

Satyam Priyadarshy

Managing Director, India Center+Technology Fellow+Chief Data Scientist - Halliburton

Venki Subramanian

VP of Product Management and User Experience, Reltio

Scott Klososky

Speaker | Writer | Consultant - Future Point of View

Salam Bani-Ahmed

Lead Engineer, Power Systems Cybersecurity - Eaton

Pratap Khedkar

Principal, ZS

Sunil Tahilramani

Director of AI Product Platform, UiPath

Menno Van Der Eijk

Sr. manager Digital & eCommerce USA&Canada - Unilever

Gaia Bellone

SVP Director of Data Science, Keybank

Deepthi Chandrasekaran

Lead Business Partner - Advanced Data & Analytics, National Grid

Nancy Ranxing Li

Director of Product, Edge Cloud Platform, COX

Ross Mitchell

Artificial Intelligence Officer, Moffitt Cancer Center

Tao Ma

VP of Language Technology Group, ASAPP

Enrico Santus

Senior Data Scientist, Bayer Pharmaceuticals

Carissa Merrill

Accessibility Consultant, U.S. Bank

Venu Vasudevan

Director, Data Science and AI Research - Procter & Gamble

Juan Aparicio

Head Advanced Manufacturing Automation, Siemens

Timothy Persons

Chief Scientist and Managing Director, Science, Technology Assessment, and Analytics, Government Accountability Office

Song Zhang

Assistant Head for Experiential Learning, School of Mechanical Engineering - Purdue University

Pearl Lieberman

Head of Product Marketing -

Gopi Vikranth

Associate Principal, ZS

Sierra Fontana

Senior Experience Architect, U.S. Bank

Moe Bataineh

Lead Data Scientist - Humana

Mike King

Director, Data Governance, BNY Mellon - Informatica Customer Speaker

Dr. Raul Villamarin Rodriguez

Dean, School of Business; Professor of AI, ML, Robotics, Woxsen University

Charles Givre

Vice President, Product Owner, Data & Analytics, Cybersecurity Technology & Controls, JPMorgan Chase

Chris Gerpheide

CTO, Bespoke

Martin Stanley

Senior Advisor for Artificial Intelligence - Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency

Alexander Statnikov

Head of Data Science, Machine Learning and Automation, Square

Josh Tobin

Co-Founder, Stealth ML Startup

Max Bennett

Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer, Bluecore

Subash Sundaresan

Founder and CEO,

Lutz Finger

Group Product Manager, Google

Sergey Shayakhmetov

Co-Founder, AIVARIX

Daniel Bruce

Head of Product - Vinsa, Levatas

Gary Sztajnman

Lead Data Scientist - Experience Manager, Verizon

Amin Tora

Cybersecurity Analyst, ARAMCO

Anish Agarwal

Director - Director, Data & Analytics, India - NatWest Group

Ashit Talukder

Head of AI/ML, Moody's Analytics

Franck Ardourel

Senior Marketing Principle, Workforce Strategy and Innovation - Amazon

Amir Mirbagheri

Data Scientist, AT&T

Shams Zaman

Principal Data Scientist, Verizon

David Marmor

Senior Data Scientist - Supply Chain Advanced Analytics, Unilever

Dipjyoti Das

Data Scientist, Duke Energy Corporation

Devin Krotman

Director, XPRIZE

Kane Sajdak

CO-Founder & CEO,

Rohan Goswami, MD

Transplant Cardiologist, Mayo Clinic

Rudradeb Mitra

Founder, Omdena

Martin Zizi

CEO, Aerendir Mobile Inc.

Xenia Butova

Cardiovascular surgeon, AIVARIX

Ayodele Odubela

Data Scientist, SambaSafety

Commodore Tokologo Phetla

Managing Director, Christopher Africa

Juwel Rana

Head of Analytics, Varner

Meltem Ballan

Data Science Fellow, General Motors

Ben Zweig

CEO, Revelio Labs

Chris Milligan

Factory 4.0 Coordinator, Nissan

Krzysztof Geras

Assistant Professor, NYU Center for Data Science

Ingrid Vasiliu Feltes


Arun Verma

Head of Quantitative Research Solutions, Bloomberg LP

Leslie Canavera

CEO, PolArctic LLC

David Talby

CTO, John Snow Labs

Anthony Chang

Chief Intelligence and Innovation Officer, CHOC Children's

Amarjot Singh

Founder and CEO, Skylark Labs

Brandon Rothrock

Senior AI Scientist, Paige

Chris Courtney

VP, Science, Happy Money

Austin Wells

Offering Lead, IBM Financial Crimes (AML / KYC / Fraud), IBM

Valerie Drew

VP, COO of Divisional Control and Regulatory Office, Deutsche Bank

Michael Dawson

Managing Director, Promontory Financial Group, IBM

Sveta Kotinsky

Director of Pre-sales, Samasource

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