Each year, we’re committed to bringing you the most revolutionary insights from the cutting edge of tech; and for over a century, IBM have undoubtedly been on that cutting edge. From inventing SQL to building the world’s fastest supercomputer, we can’t think of a better partner for our conference about the technologies shaping our future, and the accelerated pace of life in a data-driven world.
That’s why we’re thrilled to announce theIBM Mini Theatre at Data Natives 2018,taking place on 22nd & 23rd November at Kühlhaus Berlin. The Mini Theatre will give DN18 attendees unparalleled access to the best and brightest from IBM across our key focus areas, including AI, blockchain and data science. We're thrilled to be joined by so many IBM experts- here are three you don't want to miss!
Meet IBM Thought Leaders: AI, Blockchain and Beyond
Romeo Kienzler- Romeo Kienzler is the Global Chief Data Scientist and DeepLearning/AI Engineer at IBM Watson Io,T and as IBM Certified Senior Architect, he helps clients worldwide to solve their data analysis challenges. As well as his work for IBM, Romeo is an Associate Professor for Artificial Intelligence, a veteran international conference speaker, and a noted influencer in the tech sphere.
His current research focus is on cloud-scale machine learning and deep learning using open source technologies including TensorFlow, Keras, DeepLearning4J, Apache SystemML and the Apache Spark stack. He’ll be hosting an Introduction to DeepLearning with Keras and TensorFlow for us at DN18, as well as giving a fascinating Keynote and hosting an “Ask Me Anything” session- he’s going to be a busy man, and we can’t wait to share his unparalleled insights into AI with you at DN18!
Elke Kunde- Elke Kunde is a tech chameleon who’s constantly adapted to the tech landscape during her 28 years with IBM Deutschland, and we can’t think of a speaker who better reflects our adaptable approach to tech innovation. Following her extensive experience as an Industry Architect, Elke has been focused on Blockchain technologies for the past 3 years, and now acts as Blockchain Technical Focal point for the DACH region. She is now also an expert delegate for IBM in Blockchain Standardisation. We’re thrilled to welcome Elke to the Mini Theatre for her talk on Blockchain in Practice, which will dive into real use cases from IBM’s sterling roster of global clients.
Stephan Lobinger- Stephan Lobinger is the Lead Solution Architect for Data Science & Business Analytics with IBM Cloud in Switzerland. As well as his 5 years’ experience working on a range of Machine Learning and Analytics projects for IBM, Stephan has an international track record of developing enterprise-level solutions that substantially increase clients' ability to turn data into actionable insights. Aside from his impressive work with IBM, Stephan has also lived in 8 countries on 3 different continents, visited six continents, and is currently looking for a data-driven adventure which will take him to the 7th, Antarctica!
Join Stephan at the IBM Mini Theatre for a hands-on deep-dive into Data Science in Action, where Stephan will walk participants through machine learning and deep learning applications in the IBM Watson suite.
These are just three of the industry-leading pioneers joining us from IBM. To discover more about these three thought leaders and explore the full line-up for the IBM Mini Theatre, hit the button below!
If you haven’t grabbed your ticket for DN18 yet, be sure to buy now and secure your spot at all of the fascinating talks above. Late Conference Tickets are available until the 1st November, so get yours now while stocks last!