Iowa’s Artificial Intelligence Experts to speak at the November TechTalk: Lunch and Learn with Free Seminar and Roundtable Event
Artificial Intelligence (AI), Natural Language Processing, Text Analytics – these technologies are changing the face of every industry as we know it. Three of Iowa’s experts will share their knowledge and explore the possibilities and realities of how AI is shaping our future at the Artificial Intelligence TechTalk on November 14, 2018.
This free seminar will be held from11:30am-1:00pm at the North Iowa Regional Commerce Center in Mason City, Iowa. Each speaker will give a 15 minute talk on an aspect of artificial intelligence, followed by a Q&A panel.
Three of Iowa’s Artificial Intelligence experts will speaking and participating in a roundtable Q&A:
- Drew Zhang, Associate Professor of Information Systems at Iowa State University
- A Brief Introduction to Artificial Intelligence – Dr. Drew will emphasize language technologies and review several of the research projects in his group at Iowa State University
- Jason Toyne, Chief Technology Officer at Kingland Systems Corp.
- How Kingland is using specific Artificial Intelligence called Text Analytics to teach computers to read and extract meaningful content from unstructured data sources
- Kristi Thiel, Co-Founder and VP for Business Development at Immortagen
- How Immortagen uses big data and AI for personalized cancer diagnosis and treatment
Seating is limited – reserve your spot online at http://bit.ly/AITechTalk
This is a lunch and learn event. Attendees may feel welcome to bring a lunch, or order the TechTalk lunch special (catered by The Hungry Mind). Attendees can choose from three sandwich options for $10. The TechTalk lunch special can be ordered online at – http://bit.ly/TechTalkLunch
TechTalk is a free, speaker-led discussion event that draws technology experts from across Iowa to Mason City for in-depth discussion, creative problem solving, practical advice, and networking.
Tech North Iowa is a community-run organization in North-Iowa. Our mission is to bring out the entrepreneur within all of us and foster collaboration to spread our passion for technology and entrepreneurship to the local community. TechTalk connects people with each other and technology. Stay up to date with Tech North Iowa by joining the Facebook group at www.facebook.com/groups/TechBrewNorthIowa
The NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center is the expert in rural business innovation and success. In partnership with North Iowa’s Small Business Development Center, together we provide tools, support, and resources to Iowa’s entrepreneurs. We counsel both new and existing local businesses, from Main Street to industry leaders. We’re growing Iowa’s entrepreneurial culture through grade school initiatives, college and community programs, and business training and development. Contact the NIACC Pappajohn Center at 641-422-4111 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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