Data

Four days of keynotes and boutique conversations that explore the future of entrepreneurial and civic innovation.

 

April 11-14, 2018

 

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FOUNDERS SUMMIT BADGE

 

The Machine Learning Revolution

 

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HOMETOWN SUMMIT BADGE

 

Smart Cities

 

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ALL ACCESS BADGE

 

Both Summits and All Ticketed Events

 

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ENTREPRENEURS

The Machine Learning Revolution – This emerging field will upend industries far beyond consumer tech and is redefining the future of work. The way we navigate and digest data in the future will impact patient care, customer recommendation, and information networks that shape the way we live.

Speakers announced January 2018

FOUNDERS SUMMIT SCHEDULE

CIVIC INNOVATORS

Smart Cities – New tools offer unprecedented opportunities for local government to make better decisions, even as citizens have vastly expanded resources to engage their leadership. What are the most impactful ways in which big data, machine learning, and sensor technology are fostering justice and opportunity in small cities today, and what are the perils associated with this new age of connectivity and information?

Speakers announced January 2018

HOMETOWN SUMMIT SCHEDULE

FORMAT

PANELS – National thought leaders and experts explore the future of TRACK NAME.

TOPICAL DEEP-DIVES – Case studies and dialogues about hot topics in TRACK NAME and TRACK SUBJECT.

LUNCHEONS & MIXERS – Industry-focused discussions and exclusive networking opportunities.

FLASH TALKS – Submit your presentation to join a series of rapid fire flash talks at the Founders Summit highlighting the strides being made in data science and specifically with machine learning.

CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS

SUBMIT YOUR PRESENTATION – Share your work with a diverse cross section of practitioners. This conference emphasizes presentations that advance understandings of practical issues of applied data science and machine learning techniques to real world problems. Presentations should describe the implementations of solutions and systems for practical tasks in data science and applied machine learning.

15 Minute Topic Presentation, followed by 4 minute Q&A

Applications Due February 15th

SUBMIT APPLICATION

SHAPE THE DISCUSSION

PANEL PICKER – Help us guide the topics and conversations by using our Panel Picker form to nominate panels and keynotes.

Open until December 10th.

SUGGEST A PANEL

“It’s so insane that the only company to really give me a shot offered me a job doing exactly what I want to do, in exactly the place I want to do it, with a compensation package far beyond what I was expecting.”

– Colin Cassady, MSDS student who spoke about computer vision at the inaugural 2017 Machine Learning conference, and who now works as a Deep Learning Engineer at Workday in San Francisco.

2018 SUMMIT TRACKS

Data is one of the eight industry tracks at the Founders Summit, where hundreds of the nation’s thought leaders will convene to discuss the future of industry in dozens of cross-sector conversations.

Speakers announced in January.

 

Founders

Summit

Hometown

Summit

Reinventing Our Health System

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Health

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The Community Hospital

Creativity in the Next Economy

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Design

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Industry & Makers

Leading the Energy Revolution

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Energy

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Climate Adaptation

Investment and Scale

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Food

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Opportunity and Impact

Access to Capital

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Investment

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The Startup Ecosystem

The Machine Learning Revolution

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Data

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Smart Cities

Tomorrow’s Content

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Media

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History and Identity

Purpose-Driven Entrepreneurs

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Social Impact

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The Future of Local Democracy