Join us as the MI Garage programme presents a retail & marketing specific demo day.
About this event
This pitching event will shine a spotlight on some of the UK's leading AI startups with market ready solutions in these sectors.
Machine Intelligence Garage will be showcasing startups focused on the retail & marketing industries. The event will also host a panel of experts in the industry to discuss how artificial intelligence can benefit their sectors.
This unique event will provide decision makers & their advisors within the retail & marketing sectors the opportunity to understand how artificial intelligence (AI) & machine learning (ML) solutions can be applied within your company & gather insights into the benefits of wider industry adoption.
Presented by participants of Machine Intelligence Garage, the startup solutions are built around the novel use of AI & ML. Each company has been through a thorough programme of activities to further accelerate & refine their offerings & develop market ready solutions.
Attendees will get a chance to:
Listen to pitches from some of the most exciting AI companies working in the retail & marketing industries
Learn from a focused panel on how AI & ML can positively impact the retail & marketing sectors. The discussion will also cover the barriers to technology adoption & how to overcome these.
Make connections with leading industry innovators.
Who Should Attend?
This unique event will provide the opportunity to understand how AI & ML solutions can be applied into industry & gather insights into the benefits of wider technology adoption.
In particular it will be of interest to:
Retail or marketing companies interested in buying & applying AI & ML led products/services matched to your business needs & requirements.
Key commercial partners working with the retail & marketing industries interested in startups working in the same field.
Investors with an interest in AI & ML technologies & the retail & marketing industries.
15:00 - 15:15 - Introduction & opening keynote
15:15 - 16:00 - Startup pitches
16:00 - 16:40 - Panel discussion on the impact & challenges AI & ML bring to the retail & marketing sectors
- Jing Zhang, Innovation Development Associate Director at WPP
- Hemesh Prag - AI Industry Business Development, NVIDIA
- Isaac Storey - Head of Marketing, Amara
16:40 - Closing remarks
16:45 - End of event
The startups who will be presenting will be as follows:
Cadeera - AI solutions for the retail sector, including a product search tool which enables customers to find the products they are looking for as quickly as possible, using images rather than keywords
NeuCurrent - Allows marketers to create personalised recommendations & customer engagements using AI, automation & industry expertise
Aistetic - Applying state of the art computer vision & deep learning to the real world problems associated with 3D body reconstruction & measurement.
Catsai - The world's first AI Demand Predictions as-a-service.
About the Programme:
Digital Catapult's flagship AI programme, Machine Intelligence Garage, is an acceleration programme that addresses the challenges today's AI & ML startups face. The programme is designed to help startups to break down commercial barriers through a series of events spread across technical, ethics, business & investment support.
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