Press Releases

Determined AI Announces the Future of AI Infrastructure

March 15, 2019 at 7:00 AM

By Neil Conway, Evan Sparks, and Ameet Talwalkar of Determined AI We are entering the golden age of artificial intelligence. Model-driven, statistical AI has already been responsible for breakthroughs on applications such as computer vision, speech recognition and machine translation, with countless more use-cases on the horizon. But if AI

Unity Technologies Launches AI Challenge Designed to Push Limits

January 29, 2019 at 10:00 AM

In collaboration with prize sponsor Google Cloud Platform, the Obstacle Tower Challenge is a first-of-its-kind contest that will test the broadest set of artificial intelligence capabilities to date San Francisco, January 28, 2019 Unity Technologies (, creator of the world s most widely used real-time 3D development platform, today announced

Object Management Group and Industrial Internet Consortium to Present the AI & Real-time IoT Track at AI World Conference & Expo

December 5, 2018 at 1:21 PM

Members Share Practical Insights about AI and Real-time IoT BOSTON, December 3, 2018 The Object Management Group (OMG ) and the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC ) will present the AI & Real-time IoT track at the AI World Conference & Expo 2018. Held in Boston from December 3 5, the

DarwinAI Emerges from Stealth with Design, Optimization and Explainability Platform for Deep Learning

September 21, 2018 at 10:00 AM

DarwinAI, a Waterloo, Canada startup creating next generation technologies for Artificial Intelligence development, has announced it is emerging out of stealth with $3M in seed funding co-led by Obvious Ventures and iNovia Capital, and angels from the highly respected Creative Destruction Lab accelerator in Toronto. The team s Generative Synthesis


August 16, 2018 at 7:36 AM

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

BotChain Continues Partnership Growth with Additions of Passage AI and SEED

June 26, 2018 at 10:00 AM

BotChain, the universal ledger for verified bot registration on the blockchain, announced partnerships with Passage AI and SEED. All three organizations share a common goal: heightening trust, transparency and collaboration in the AI ecosystem. Together, they are committed to leveraging the power of blockchain to advance these goals. These partnerships

AI World Teams Up with Fortune to Produce Branded Content on AI in the Enterprise

June 12, 2018 at 10:30 AM

AI World Conference & Expo, part of Cambridge Innovation Institute, has announced a collaboration with FORTUNE to produce a branded content section focused on Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise. The branded content section will be published in a fall 2018 issue of FORTUNE, and will be available at the Third

NVIDIA Introduces HGX-2, Fusing HPC and AI Computing into Unified Architecture

June 1, 2018 at 10:10 AM

NVIDIA on May 30 introduced NVIDIA HGX-2 , the first unified computing platform for both artificial intelligence and high performance computing. The HGX-2 cloud server platform, with multi-precision computing capabilities, provides unique flexibility to support the future of computing. It allows high-precision calculations using FP64 and FP32 for scientific computing

Barclays Appoints Adam Kelleher as Chief Data Scientist for Research

May 18, 2018 at 9:31 AM

Barclays has announced the appointment of Adam Kelleher as Director and Chief Data Scientist for Research. In this newly created role, he will be responsible for building a new global team of data scientists with expertise in sourcing, normalizing, and utilizing alternative data sets to support Barclays Research franchise. Dr.

SenseTime Raises US$600 Million in Series C Funding

April 10, 2018 at 9:50 AM

SenseTime, a leading AI company based in China, has successfully raised US$600 million in its Series C round of funding. Alibaba Group is taking the lead role for this round of funding; other participants include Temasek and Suning. The company set a record by raising US$410 million in its series

MIT, SenseTime advancing AI research as part of new MIT Intelligence Quest

March 2, 2018 at 10:08 AM

.MIT and SenseTime today announced that SenseTime, a leading artificial intelligence (AI) company, is joining MIT's efforts to define the next frontier of human and machine intelligence. SenseTime was founded by MIT alumnus Xiao ou Tang PhD 96 and specializes in computer vision and deep learning technologies. The MIT-SenseTime Alliance

Allure Security Closes $5.3 Million in Seed Round Funding

January 25, 2018 at 11:10 PM

Allure Security today announced the close of a $5.3 million seed funding round. (Allure executives are shown above.) The company will use the investment to further innovate its industry-first data loss detection and response (DDR) platform and to continue to add key personnel to its new Boston-area headquarters. Allure s

AI World 2017 Draws Over 2,300 Attendees and Announces 2018 Event

January 23, 2018 at 1:30 PM

Press Release AI World 2017 Draws Over 2,300 Attendees and Announces 2018 Event Plans Underway to Expand Content and Industry Participation at AI World 2018, Dec 3-5 in Boston Westborough, MA Jan 23, 2018 Trends Equity, Inc. today announced that the second annual AI World Conference and Expo held

Qualcomm Invests in Chinese AI Unicorn SenseTime for On-Device AI

November 21, 2017 at 10:13 AM

SenseTime, China s leading AI unicorn, on Nov. 15 announced a strategic investment agreement with global communications giant Qualcomm Inc., which is pending closing. (Photo above shows SenseTime co-founder and CEO Li Xu (right), and Keith Kressin, SVP of product management at Qualcomm (left).) The two companies will working on

Cognitive Computing Consortium Holds Directions in Cognitive Program at AI World 2017

November 14, 2017 at 11:39 AM

Cognitive Computing Consortium Holds Directions in Cognitive Program at AI World 2017 Conference in Boston Thought Leaders in AI and Cognitive Computing to Address the Latest Trends and Case Examples at New AI World Conference Program Westboro, MA November 14, 2017 Cognitive Computing Consortium, a Boston-based think tank that supports

Babson College Joins AI World, Program for AI / Cognitive Computing Professionals

October 31, 2017 at 9:05 AM

Babson named Education Sponsor for AI World 2017 Conference in Boston December 11-13 AI World has named Babson College the Education Sponsor for AI World 2017 to be held December 11-13, 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts. Register to attend Oct 30, 2017 - As part of the sponsorship, Babson s Technology,

Kogentix announces production and Cloudera certification of Automated Machine Learning Platform v1.3

October 17, 2017 at 10:10 AM

October 17, 2017- Kogentix, the leader in practical artificial intelligence (AI) fueled by big data, announced the production release of version 1.3 of the Kogentix Automated Machine Learning Platform (AMP). Kogentix also announced that AMP v1.3 has achieved Cloudera Certification. AMP v1.3 includes several enhancements that fit the product s

Introducing faster GPUs for Google Compute Engine

September 22, 2017 at 9:54 AM

From the Google Cloud Platform Blog Today, we're happy to make some massively parallel announcements for Cloud GPUs. First, Google Cloud Platform (GCP) gets another performance boost with the public launch of NVIDIA P100 GPUs in beta. Second, NVIDIA K80 GPUs are now generally available on Google Compute Engine. Third,

Neura Makes Smart Homes Smarter With AI-Connected IoT Devices

August 25, 2017 at 10:20 AM

Neura, the technology company that uses AI to enable apps and devices to personalize experiences across IoT devices and mobile apps, has announced its first Smart Home solution. Neura s AI technology integrates with smart home IoT devices and apps, enabling them to learn about each person in the home

China s largest AI unicorn SenseTime sets single round record by raising $410 million in Series B funding

July 27, 2017 at 10:20 AM

SenseTime, China s leading artificial intelligence (AI) company that specializes in computer vision and deep learning, has raised $410 million in its Series B round of funding, setting a new record for the most capital received in a single round within the field of AI. The unprecedented level of financing

NVIDIA, Baidu Collaborate to Power AI in Cloud Data Centers, Self-Driving Cars and the Home

July 6, 2017 at 10:30 AM

NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) and Baidu have announced a broad partnership to bring the world's leading artificial intelligence technology to cloud computing, self-driving vehicles and AI home assistants. Speaking in the keynote at Baidu's AI developer conference in Beijing, Baidu president and COO Qi Lu (shown above) described his company's plans

Kinetica Raises $50 Million as GPU database, battle-tested by the military, gains momentum in the enterprise

June 30, 2017 at 10:30 AM

Kinetica, provider of a GPU-accelerated relational database, has closed $50-million in Series A financing, co-led by Canvas Ventures and Meritech Capital Partners, with participation from new investor Citi Ventures and existing investor Ray Lane of GreatPoint Ventures. We invested because we believe in the promise of Kinetica in the commercial

Volkswagen partners with NVIDIA to expand deep learning competence

June 27, 2017 at 10:30 AM

For future-oriented digital topics, the Volkswagen Group remains committed to artificial intelligence (AI). This is why Volkswagen IT is cooperating with US technology company NVIDIA with a view to expanding its competence in the field of deep learning. At the Volkswagen Data Lab, IT experts are developing advanced AI systems

C2RO, PubNub partner to secure robot communication to cloud

June 8, 2017 at 10:10 AM

C2RO, an innovative startup specializing in artificial intelligence, computer vision and collaborative solutions for robots, is proud to announce a partnership with PubNub, the leading Data Stream Network (DSN) for connected devices. This partnership will enable C2RO s clients to benefit from the PubNub DSN to easily establish real-time bidirectional

Zenedge Launches Advanced API Security Solution for Web and Mobile

June 8, 2017 at 10:00 AM

Zenedge, a provider of cloud-based, artificial intelligence (AI) driven Web Application Firewall (WAF), malicious bot detection and DDoS cybersecurity solutions, announced today the availability of Zenedge API Security , an advanced API protection solution designed to go beyond traditional IP rate limiting based DDoS protection for APIs, featuring a proprietary