open conference on artificial intelligence

07 - 09 feb 2018





OPEN CONFERENCE
ON ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

07 - 09 FEB 2018
About Conference
OpenTalks.AI conference - independent place for all AI stakeholders, where leading scientists will meet entrepreneurs, developers will meet customers, startups will meet investors. Tell community about you and your work, network, find your partners, customers and partners.

OpenTalks.AI is a place for presentation of leading R&D and AI solutions from Russia and abroad and discuss AI phenomenon from all sides – science, business, ethics, legal and philosophy.
About Conference
OpenTalks.AI conference - independent place for all AI stakeholders, where leading scientists will meet entrepreneurs, developers will meet customers, startups will meet investors. Tell community about you and your work, network, find your partners, customers and partners.

OpenTalks.AI is a place for presentation of leading R&D and AI solutions from Russia and abroad and discuss AI phenomenon from all sides – science, business, ethics, legal and philosophy.
60 speakers
We are gathering the most interesting speakers on AI
3
days
Introduction day and
3 full conference days
500 participants
We expect many participants from different areas of AI all over the world
60 speakers
We are gathering the most interesting speakers on AI
3 days
Introduction day and
3 full conference days
500 participants
We expect many participants from different areas of AI all over the world
Speakers
These are some of our distinguished speakers
Ruslan Salakhutdinov
Apple
Esther Dyson
Hiccup, Member of the Board of Directors of Yandex
David Yang
ABBYY
Chertok Andrey
Sberbank
Andrey Ustyuzhanin
Yandex
Roman Styatyugin
Mail.Ru Group
Olga Uskova
Cognitive Technologies
Konstantin Anokhin
MSU, SRC Kurchatov Institute
Svetlana Mironyuk
PwC
Conference Program
Preliminary version from 10.11.2017
Conference Program
Preliminary version
from 10.11.2017
Show the program on February 8 and 9
Show the program on February 8 and 9
Science, 07.02.2018
09:00 – 09:30
09:00 – 09:30
Opening
09:30 – 10:00
09:30 – 10:00
Key note. AI frontier
Ruslan Salakhutdinov, (Apple), Director on AI research
10:15 – 11:30
10:15 – 11:30
Computer Vision
Victor Lempitsky (Skoltech), other speakers to be announced later
11:45 – 13:15
11:45 – 13:15
Natural language processing
Konstantin Vorontsov (MIPT), Mikhail Burtsev (MIPT), Sergey Shumsky (IQman)
Natural language processing and speech understanding
13:25 – 13:45
13:25 – 13:45
Secret panel
13:45 – 14:45
13:45 – 14:45
Lunch
14:45–15:15
14:45–15:15
Special talk
Konstantin Anokhin (Neurophysiologist, M.D., PhD., D.Sci, Corr. memb. of the Russian Academy of Sciences)
Neurophysiology as a key to general AI?
15:30–16:00
15:30–16:00
Data analysis and predictive analytics
Andrey Ustyuzhanin (Yandex)
15:30–17:30
15:30–17:30
Data analysis and predictive analytics
Dmitry Vetrov (HSE)
15:30–17:30
15:30–17:30
Data analysis and predictive analytics
Evgeny Burnaev (Skoltech)
17:45–19:15
17:45–19:15
General AI
Vadim Strijov, other speakers to be announced later
On a way to General AI - different approaches and models
19:15–22:15
19:15–22:15
Networking party
Show the program on February 8 and 9
Show the program on February 8 and 9
Business, 08.02.2018
09:05 - 09:30
09:05 - 09:30
Key-note AI in business today
09:45–10:30
09:45–10:30
AI in Healthcare
Overview of current trends and 2 business-cases of AI applications in healthcare
10:45-11:30
10:45-11:30
AI in Retail
Sergey Terekhov (Svyaznoy), other speakers to be announced later
Overview of current trends and 2 business-cases of AI applications in retail
11:45-12:30
11:45-12:30
AI in legal applications
Overview of current trends and 2 business-cases of AI applications in legal
13:30-14:30
13:30-14:30
Lunch
14:30-15:15
14:30-15:15
AI in finance
Andrey Chertok (Sberbank), other speakers to be announced later
Overview of current trends and 2 business-cases of AI applications in finance
15:30 - 16:15
15:30 - 16:15
Patents in AI
Patents landscape, chellanges and trends in AI industry
16:30 - 17:15
16:30 - 17:15
Investments in AI
Alexander Galitsky (Almaz Capital), Dmitry Chikhachev (Runa Capital), other speakers to be announced later

Investments: current situation and trends in investments to AI
17:30 - 18:15
17:30 - 18:15
AI in security
Overview of current trends and 2 business-cases of AI applications in security
18:30 - 19:00
18:30 - 19:00
Key-note: Game changers - what is next?
19:00 - 20:00
19:00 - 20:00
Networking and coffee
Startup awards
Ethics and legal, 09.02.2018
09:05 - 09:35
09:05 - 09:35
Key note. Ethics and AI
09:45 - 11:15
09:45 - 11:15
Ethics
Is it possible to create an ethical AI? How to implement human values?
11:30 - 13:00
11:30 - 13:00
Global security
AI and global security. How new technologies are changing the balance?
13:30 - 14:30
13:30 - 14:30
Lunch
14:30 - 15:30
14:30 - 15:30
Legal and regulation
Legal and regulation aspects of AI
15:45 - 17:15
15:45 - 17:15
Education and AI
Vladimir Vasilyev (rector of ITMO University), Alexander Kuleshov (rector of the SkolTech university)
Education challenges in AI era. Whom and how to educate?
17:30 - 19:00
17:30 - 19:00
AI and consciousness
Konstantin Anokhin(Neurophysiologist, M.D., PhD., D.Sci, Corr. memb. of the Russian Academy of Sciences),

Tatyana Chernigovskaya, Russian scientist in the field of neuroscience, psycholinguistics and theory of mind, a Honored Worker of Science
Science battle: AI with consciousness - is it possible?
19:00 - 20:00
19:00 - 20:00
Networking and coffee
We Invite To The Conference
Scientists and
developers
OpenTalks.AI – is a great opportunity to tell science and business community about your research, find collaborators or customers.
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Humanities and social sciences
OpenTalks.AI – is a great opportunity to tell your opinion about AI phenomenon and issues, it's influence to technology and society, discuss topics of ethics and philosophy.
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Companies with
AI products

OpenTalks.AI – is a great opportunity to tell target audience about your products and services, find potential partners and customers.
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Companies interested in
AI technologies

OpenTalks.AI – is a great opportunity to observe a great field of AI research and development in 3 days and find desired product, service or solution.
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Startups
OpenTalks.AI – is a great opportunity to make presentation of your company in front of investors into AI and find investments.
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Sponsors
OpenTalks.AI – is unique opportunity to position your company in the rapidly growing field of AI, improve your visibility and recognizability.
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Investors
OpenTalks.AI is a great opportunity if you are looking for perspective startups to invest!
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We Invite To The Conference
Scientists and
developers
OpenTalks.AI – is a great opportunity to tell science and business community about your research, find collaborators or customers.
More details
Humanities and social sciences
OpenTalks.AI – is a great opportunity to tell your opinion about AI phenomenon and issues, it's influence to technology and society, discuss topics of ethics and philosophy.
More details
Companies with AI products
OpenTalks.AI – is a great opportunity to tell target audience about your products and services, find potential partners and customers.
More details
Companies interested in AI technology
OpenTalks.AI – is a great opportunity to observe a great field of AI research and development in 3 days and find desired product, service or solution.
More details
Startups
OpenTalks.AI – is a great opportunity to make presentation of your company in front of investors into AI and find investments.
More details
Sponsors
OpenTalks.AI – is unique opportunity to position your company in the rapidly growing field of AI, improve your visibility and recognizability.
More details
Investors
OpenTalks.AI is a great opportunity if you are looking for perspective startups to invest!
More details
Check out the latest news on the forthcoming conference and industry of artificial intelligence!
Check out the latest news on the forthcoming conference and industry of artificial intelligence!
Before And After The Conference
Hakaton
DeepHack hakaton will take place on 29.01-04.02.2018 before conference and we will announce results on OpenTalks.AI
Schools
On 06.02.2018 we arrange schools and workshops on different AI technologies
Welcome party
On 06.02.2018 the night before conference a welcome party with networking will take place
Before And After The Conference
Hakaton
DeepHack hakaton will take place on 29.01-04.02.2018 before conference and we will announce results on OpenTalks.AI
Schools
On 06.02.2018 we arrange schools and workshops on different AI technologies
Welcome party
On 06.02.2018 the night before conference a welcome party with networking will take place

Registration to the conference
$335 — price till December, 15

Full price is $500
Days
Hours
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Gold Sponsor
Gold Sponsor
Partners
Partners
Conference Venue
Conference Venue
Mail.ru Office
Business Center SkyLight
Leningradsky prospekt 39, bld. 79

From metro Airport:

By buses:

105, 412, 456, m1, Н1

By trolleybuses:

12, 43, 6, 65, 70, 82
Mail.ru Office
Business Center SkyLight
Leningradsky prospekt 39, bld. 79

From metro Airport:

By buses:

105, 412, 456, m1, Н1
By trolleybuses:

12, 43, 6, 65, 70, 82