Providing a strategic look at the state of the practice in enterprise AI across multiple vertical industries

NEEDHAM, MA— (August 15, 2018) – AI World Conference & Expo, part of Cambridge Innovation Institute (CII), announces that IDC, the premier global provider of information technology market intelligence and advisory services will lead the AI World Executive Summit program.  The summit will be held on the first day of AI World, December 3, at the Boston World Trade Center, and provides a strategic look at the state of the practice in enterprise AI across multiple vertical industries, including Healthcare and Financial Services.

“The burgeoning AI market can be difficult to navigate as the vendor landscape grows across industries and applications,” said Scott Lundstrom, Group Vice President, IDC. “AI World Conference & Expo provides an ideal forum to highlight real life deployments, share best practices and engage with the most cutting-edge technology providers and thought leaders in the market.  We are thrilled to spearhead the AI World Executive Summit Program to share our unique insights and industry research on the future of AI.”

Eliot Weinman, conference founder and chair said “We are very excited to be collaborating with IDC on AI World.  AI World Conference & Expo, Accelerating Innovation in the Enterprise, is taking place December 3-5 at the World Trade Center in Boston, MA and will feature over 100 sessions, 200 speakers and 3,000+ attendees.  AI World is designed to help business and technology executives cut through the hype and learn how advanced intelligent technologies are being successfully deployed to build competitive advantage, drive new business opportunities, reduce costs and accelerate innovation efforts.”

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Is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets. With more than 1,100 analysts worldwide, IDC offers global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries.  IDC’s analysis and insight helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community to make fact-based technology decisions and to achieve their key business objectives. Founded in 1964, IDC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG), the world’s leading media, data and marketing services company that activates and engages the most influential technology buyers.

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AI World Conference & Expo is focused on the state of the practice of artificial intelligence in the enterprise. The 3-day conference and expo is designed for business and technology executives who want to learn about innovative implementations of AI in the enterprise.