COGITO AI DAY 2019
Magna Pars Event Space, Milano – october 24 2019 | 9:30 – 16:30
Where are you on your AI journey?
What is “intelligent” about AI and how does an organization build true value from data?
On October 24, Cogito AI Day returns to Milan. It’s the Expert System event dedicated to concrete applications, case studies and AI projects that have guided strategic choices and business transformation processes.
Comprehend, Automate, Decide
It’s time to create value with Artificial Intelligence!
Automatically understand the meaning of business information for maximum value.
Extend automation to information management processes for greater operational efficiency.
Leverage the right information at the right time to improve decision making processes.
Cogito AI Day 2019 offers a rich program of presentations, debates and workshops with companies, analysts and industry experts, all dedicated to the applications and benefits of Artificial Intelligence.
Hosted by Guido Romeo, journalist and author specialized in digital economy and innovation, we will kick off the day with Francesco Caio, President of Saipem, an expert in digitization for public and private enterprises. Marco Varone, President and CTO of Expert System, and Mike Gualtieri, VP & Principal Analyst of Forrester Research, will discuss the current state of AI, from promises vs. realities, to state-of-the-art advances and future scenarios.
Unipol, Illimity Bank and the Emilia Romagna Region are among the companies who will join us to share their extensive experience in this area.
Participants will have the opportunity to discuss competitiveness and efficiency, concepts now more than ever closely related to the ability to organize and enhance the information contained in data for the benefit of tangible and measurable results.
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Chairman of Saipem Group
Francesco Caio is Chairman of Saipem Group and Member of the Board of BNL Group BNP Paribas. He was Economic Advisor to the Italian Prime Minister on industrial policy, CEO and Managing Director of Poste ltaliane where he led the privatization process with the largest European IPO of 2015. Before that he was CEO of Avio (jet engine technologies), Omnitel (today Vodafone Italy), Olivetti, Merloni Elettrodomestici lndesit & Ariston domestic appliances), Netscalibur, Cable & Wirelles. He also has experience in investment banking where he was Chairman of the European Advisory Board of Lehman and Vice Chairman of Nomura in London. As non executive director he has served on various Boards including Motorola, Equant, Invensys. He advised the UK and Italian governments on national broadband plans and was Commissioner for the Digital Agenda in the Italian Cabinet. He is member of the Advisory Board of Politecnico di Milan where he graduated in Computer science. He has an MBA from lnsead.
VP, Principal Analyst Serving Application Development & Delivery Professionals, Forrester
Mike’s research focuses on software technologies, platforms, and practices that enable technology professionals to deliver digital transformations that lead to prescient digital experiences and breakthrough operational efficiency. Mike is also a leading expert on the intersection of business strategy, artificial intelligence, and innovation. Mike has more than 25 years of experience in the industry helping design and develop mission-critical applications in eCommerce, insurance, banking, travel/hospitality, manufacturing, healthcare, and technology for organizations including NASA, eBay, Bank of America, Liberty Mutual, Nielsen, EMC, and many others. His background is that of a practitioner, having written thousands of lines of code, managed development teams, and architected complex systems of applications. Mike earned a B.S. in computer science and management from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. While a student, Mike was awarded three US patents for inventing an expert system used to train air traffic controllers around the world.
President and CTO, Expert System
Marco, founder, president and CTO of Expert System, is one of the leading experts on semantic technology and natural language processing. He created the Cogito platform, which is the basis of all Expert System’s products. He has worked in the field application of semantic technology in every advanced context: search engines, text analytics, natural language interfaces, Q & A systems, automatic categorization and many others. He has led the company throughout its consistent growth and has helped Expert Systems to achieve major successes in various business sectors. He coordinates all activities of Research and Development and in his spare time, he writes about these issues on the company blog and his own blog, Semanticamente.
CEO, Expert System
For many years now, Stefano has led Expert System as CEO. His guidance has led the company to achieve a leading position, receive prestigious international awards, and establish itself among the top ICT companies in the world in the field of information management. He founded this company with the idea to develop software to support other companies with the analysis of information. Through the years, he has always carried out this idea with great passion and determination. Recently, Stefano successfully managed Expert System’s IPO and the company’s internationalization process. Stefano holds an EMBA from the Alma Graduate School of the University of Bologna, as well as a degree in Computer Science from the University of Modena, Italy.
HOW TO JOIN US
The event will be held in the Milan city center at the Hotel Magna Pars Space Event, located at via Tortona 15 , accessible from the Metro via the station Porta Genova (line 2).