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8:00AM – Check in and Breakfast
9:00AM – AI is Eating the World

Amir Husain, SparkCognition

9:30AM – Panel: AI in Energy
  • Sumant Kawale (Moderator), SparkCognition
  • Sha-Chelle Manning, Pioneer Natural Resources
  • Ben Wilson, Google Cloud
  • Ali Raza, Dover Energy Automation
  • Eric van Gemeren, Flowserve
10:30AM – AI in Healthcare

Dick Foster, McKinsey & Company

11:15AM – AI in Music

Paul Miller AKA DJ Spooky

11:30AM – AI in Aviation

Greg Hyslop, Boeing

12:00PM – The Future of Finance

Rumi Morales, Chamber of Digital Commerce

12:30PM – Book Reading

Autonomous Weapons and the Future of War

1:30PM – Entertainment

Brad Henderson, Magician

2:00PM – Panel: AI in Policy
  • Will Weissert (Moderator), Associated Press
  • Michael Horowitz, University of Pennsylvania
  • Col. James Hickey, Senate Armed Services Committee (ret.)
  • Paul Scharre, CNAS
3:30PM – AI in Robotics

Zaib Husain, MakerArm

4:00PM – HyperWar

Gen. John Allen, USMC (ret.)

4:30PM – Panel: AI in Military
  • Wendy Anderson, SparkCognition
  • Amir Husain, SparkCognition
  • Gen. John Allen, USMC (ret.)
5:15PM – DeepArmor Enterprise Announcement

Bryan Lares, SparkCognition

5:30PM – Reception


8:00AM – Breakfast
9:00AM – AI History and Future

Dr. Bruce Porter, SparkCognition

9:30AM – AI and Robotics

Peter Stone, UT Dept. of Computer Science

10:00AM – IIoT

Soma Somasundaram, Dover Energy

11:00AM – Panel: AI in IIoT
  • Usman Shuja (moderator), SparkCognition
  • Andy Timm, PTC
  • John Mansfield, GE Aviation
  • Mobeen Khan, AT&T
  • Abhi Seth, Honeywell
11:45PM – Book Reading

The Sentient Machine

1:00PM – Entertainment

Don McMillan, Comedian

1:30PM – Panel: Investing in AI
  • Brent Winkelman (Moderator), UT Dept. of Computer Science
  • Steve Nordlund, Boeing
  • Vijay Doradla, Verizon
  • Joshua Baer, Capital Factory
2:30PM – AI in Finance

Moiz Kohari, State Street

3:00PM – Product Announcement

Keith Moore, SparkCognition

3:30PM – End of Show


Brazos Hall

204 E 4th St

Austin, TX 78701