Neurons Meetup Chapters http://chapters.neurons.ai The Professional Network for AI Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:04:15 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0.2 Budapest Meeting – Wednesday, January 23, 2019 http://chapters.neurons.ai/news/2019/budapest-meeting-wednesday-january-23-2019/ Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:04:15 +0000 http://chapters.neurons.ai/?p=525 We are very pleased to announce our first meetup of 2019.

Business of Future: digital transformation driven by AI

Hosted by Neurons Budapest by  Ottó Werschitz

Venue: DXC Technology Bartók Béla út 43-47 · Budapest

In our next meetup Viktor Boldog, AI & Analytics Business Development Manager @ DXC Technology will share his view on the possible futures of industries and eco-systems driven by A.I. and new innovative technologies!

The event will be hosted by DXC Technology’s conference room inside their office building. For the proper registration needed for admittance to DXC office space, please register yourselves following this link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/business-of-future-digital-transformation-driven-by-ai-tickets-53786874991

The meetup will be held in Hungarian language.

For more information visit our meetup.com page at

Neurons.AI (Hungary – Budapest)

Budapest, HU
331 Neurons

This is a group for anyone interested in Artificial Intelligence, how it can be used in the enterprise and what benefits it can bring. This group was started to meet others wi…

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Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019, 6:00 PM
44 Attending

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New UK Chapters for 2019 http://chapters.neurons.ai/news/2018/new-uk-chapters-for-2019/ Sat, 24 Nov 2018 17:49:56 +0000 http://chapters.neurons.ai/?p=504 All,

We are already planning new chapters due to launch in Q1 2019. We are expanding our reach north, with Newcastle and Edinburgh chapters. Both chapters have really strong chapter leaders and we are very excited to release details of the first meetings for both Chapters soon.

We are still looking for a Chapter Leader for Manchester, so if you are interested or know someone that would be please let us know via our contact us form.

We will also be planning the next meeting for our very successful Leeds Chapter for early 2019 too, if you have any ideas for speaker or topics, again let us know.

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Madrid Meeting – Wednesday 17th October http://chapters.neurons.ai/news/2018/madrid-meeting-wednesday-17th-october/ Sun, 14 Oct 2018 12:55:33 +0000 http://chapters.neurons.ai/?p=486 All,

The future of AI in healthcare/medical imaging is the next meeting topic for our Madrid Neurons meeting on Wednesday 17th October 7pm – 8:45pm

[This event will be in: SPANISH — Evento en CASTELLANO]

AGENDA (English)
•6.30-7.00pm Arrival and Networking opportunities
•7.00pm Introduction and Summary/Conclusions from the previous meeting – Mario Lois
•7.30pm Keynote Speaker: Prof. Alejandro Frangi: Present & future of AI for healthcare/medical imaging – (60m)
•8.30pm Open questions from the audience to Prof. Frangi – (30m)
•9.00pm Optional Networking opportunity

AGENDA (Spanish)
•6.30-7.00pm Llegada y Oportunidad de Networking
•7.00pm Introducción y Resumen/Conclusiones del evento anterior – Mario Lois
•7.30pm Keynote Speaker: Prof. Alejandro Frangi: Presente y futuro de la IA en sanidad/imagen médica- (60m)
•8.30pm Preguntas de la audiencia a Prof. Frangi – (30m)
•9.00pm Oportunidad de Networking

(( LIMITED CAPACITY! ))

**Biography of Keynote Speaker: Prof Alejandro F Frangi

Prof Frangi is Diamond Jubilee Chair in Computational Medicine at the University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, with join appointments at the School of Computing and the School of Medicine. He leads the Centre for Computational Imaging and Simulation Technologies in Biomedicine.

Born in Argentina, he obtained his degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the Technical University of Catalonia (Barcelona) in 1996 and pursue his PhD in Medicine at the Image Sciences Institute of the University Medical Centre Utrecht University on model-based cardiovascular image analysis.

Prof Frangi’s main research interests lay at the crossroad of medical image analysis and modelling with emphasis on machine learning (phenomenological models) and computational physiology (mechanistic models). His highly interdisciplinary work has been translated to the areas of cardiovascular, musculoskeletal and neuro sciences.

He’s been principal investigator or scientific coordinator of over 25 national and European projects, both funded by public and private bodies. Prof Frangi has edited several books, published 7 editorial articles and over 200 journal papers in key international journals of his research field and over 230 book chapters and international conference papers with an h-index 53 and over 19,900 citations according to Google-Scholar.

He has been General Chair of MICCAI (Intl Conf on Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Interventions) in 2018, Programme Committee Member of various MICCAI editions, International Liaison of ISBI 2009, Tutorials Co-Chair of MICCAI 2010, and Program Co-chair of MICCAI 2015. He was also General Chair for ISBI 2012 held in Barcelona.

Prof Frangi is Chair of the Editorial Board of the MICCAI-Elsevier Book Series (2017-2020), and serves as Associate Editor of IEEE Trans on Medical Imaging, Medical Image Analysis, SIAM Journal Imaging Sciences, Computer Vision and Image Understanding journals.

For more details and to reserve your place please visit
http://chapters.neurons.ai/europe/madrid/

Sign up to the event at https://www.meetup.com/Neurons-AI-Spain-Madrid/events/251675434/

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First Cambridge Meeting – July 3rd http://chapters.neurons.ai/news/2018/first-cambridge-meeting-july-3rd/ Mon, 02 Jul 2018 16:19:31 +0000 http://chapters.neurons.ai/?p=479

We are pleased to announce our first meeting in Cambridge in collaboration with Cambridge Machine Learning Meetup group

Tuesday July 3th (7pm – 9pm)

Title
Introduction to Machine Learning

Please bring a laptop with Anaconda installed if you have one – if not don’t worry.

Address
The Bradfield Centre, Central Working Cambridge
184, Cambridge Science Park · Cambridge CB4 0GF

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Budapest Meeting – Thursday 28th June http://chapters.neurons.ai/news/2018/budapest-meeting-thursday-28th-june/ Sun, 17 Jun 2018 11:18:27 +0000 http://chapters.neurons.ai/?p=468 We are pleased to announce our next meeting of the Budapest Chapter on Thursday 28th June 6pm

Titled – The business case for AI

Our next meetup will tackle a real challenging topic: how to build a successful AI – centered startup and what is the business case of introducing AI in the enterprise” – presenter : Otto Werschitz

More details at http://chapters.neurons.ai/europe/budapest/

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Madrid Meeting – Tuesday 26th June http://chapters.neurons.ai/news/2018/madrid-meeting-tuesday-26th-june/ Sun, 17 Jun 2018 10:19:47 +0000 http://chapters.neurons.ai/?p=467 All,

Following a very successful first Madrid Neurons Meeting, we are pleased to announce the date for the second meeting. Tuesday 26th June 7pm – 8:45pm

The Agenda is as follows:

AGENDA [*Event Language will be: SPANISH*]
•7.00pm Arrival and Networking opportunities
•7.15pm Introduction and Summary/Conclusions from previous meeting – Mario Lois (15m)
•7.30pm “AI Carrousel”: Short presentation by several AI Startups & innovative AI Projects – (60m) (will include problem statement, solution summary, key learnings, successes, challenges, next steps, help needed, etc)
•8.30pm Recap & Final Open Questions from the audience – (15m)
•8.45pm Optional Networking opportunity

AGENDA [*El evento será en CASTELLANO*]
•7.00pm Llegada y Oportunidad de Networking
•7.15pm Introducción y Resumen/Conclusiones del evento anterior – Mario Lois (15min)
•7.30pm “Carrousel”: Presentación corta de varias Startups & Proyectos innovadores de IA – (60min) (incluirá explicación del problema a resolver, solución propuesta/desarrollada, principales logros, retos, experiencias, próximos pasos, necesidades, etc)
•8.30pm Recap y Preguntas del Auditorio – (15min)
•8.45pm Oportunidad de Networking

For more details and to reserve your place please visit
http://chapters.neurons.ai/europe/madrid/

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London Summer Party – Tuesday 19th June http://chapters.neurons.ai/news/2018/london-summer-party-tuesday-19th-june/ Sun, 17 Jun 2018 10:14:11 +0000 http://chapters.neurons.ai/?p=466 All,

We are celebrating our 3rd Anniversary with a Summer Party on Tuesday 19th June, 6pm.

A free event that is purely a networking opportunity, so come and meet others working in the industry of AI and celebrate with the founder of Neurons.AI and Informed.AI, Dr Andy Pardoe.

Our third anniversary is a great milestone for the development of the ecosystem we have build, so come and celebrate the success. The platform has been growing at pace, with new groups being added very month.

For more details and to reserve your place please visit http://Chapters.Neurons.AI/UK/London/

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Sydney Meeting – Thursday 24th May http://chapters.neurons.ai/news/2018/sydney-meeting-thursday-24th-may/ Sat, 19 May 2018 09:46:14 +0000 http://chapters.neurons.ai/?p=464 Come along and network with like-minded professionals interested in AI.

Agenda
6:30pm – Arrive, Networking
7:00pm – Welcome and Introduction
7:10pm – Anthony Scott: Using RPA and AI as a solution to Holdings, Futures, Security and Trade Processing
7:30pm – Q&A, Networking
8:00pm – Close

Refreshments for the evening kindly sponsored by AWS – thank you for your support.

 

Neurons.AI (Australia – Sydney)

Sydney, AU
428 Neurons

This is a group for anyone interested in Artificial Intelligence, how it can be used in the enterprise and what benefits it can bring. This group was started to meet others wi…

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Reminder – London Chapter Meeting – 10th April http://chapters.neurons.ai/news/2018/reminder-london-chapter-meeting-10th-april/ Wed, 04 Apr 2018 07:34:54 +0000 http://chapters.neurons.ai/?p=444 I hope you had a lovely Easter holiday.Just a quick reminder that our next London Chapter meeting is scheduled for the Tuesday 10th April 6pm to 9:30pm.

We have the best lineup of speakers with Dr Janet Bastiman and Aric Whitewood, so it promises to be a fantastic evening. Plus Andy will talk about a new framework he his designing to help measure the progress of AI.

For more information and to Reserve your Ticket please visit  http://chapters.neurons.ai/uk/london/
Tickets will need to be shown at the door.

at Henry’s Den Finch’s Bar
12A Finsbury Square London EC2A 1AN

Agenda
18:00 – 19:00 – Drinks and Networking
19:00 – 19:10 – Welcome and Intro by Andy
19:10 – 19:40 – Guest Speaker #1 – Dr Janet Bastiman
19:40 – 20:10 – Guest Speaker #2 – Aric Whitewood
20:10 – 20:30 – Dr Andy Pardoe “The Continuum of Intelligence”
20:30 – 20:45 – Open Mic
20:45 – 21:30 – More Networking, Drinks and Discussions

Speaker Profiles – 

Dr Janet Bastiman is Chief Science Officer at Storystream where she heads up the AI division. She has extensive experience in leading teams and building AI systems. With over 10 years experience at C-level, she has taken abstract concepts to innovative scalable products at multiple companies. A STEM polymath, Janet brings multidisciplinary ideas to the departments she leads, forming cutting edge research teams with an eye on delivery that is rarely seen. She has a bachelors and masters degree in Molecular and Cellular Biochemistry from Oxford, and her PhD was in the field of Computational Neuroscience. Janet is a co-founder of the Tech Women London Meetup group and regularly speaks and writes on various technical subjects. She blogs on maths and technology at http://janjanjan.uk.

Aric Whitewood is the founding partner of WilmotML which combines machine learning and AI techniques with an established macro and risk appetite framework, in order to provide advisory services and to create new investment products. Previously Aric and I worked together at Credit Suisse, where Aric was the Head of Data Science for Client Analytics based in Switzerland.

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First Sydney Meeting – 28th March http://chapters.neurons.ai/news/2018/first-sydney-meeting-28th-march/ Sun, 25 Mar 2018 09:10:29 +0000 http://chapters.neurons.ai/?p=419 28th March – First Sydney Meeting – 6:30pm to 8:45pm

*** UPDATE – Drinks will be sponsored by Amazon AWS ***

Still time to attend …. register your ticket at http://chapters.neurons.ai/australasia/sydney/

We are pleased to announce our first meeting of our Sydney Chapter. With a great venue and already one of two speakers confirmed, it is looking to be a great first meeting. A great Chapter team have done a great job to organise this first event, thanks to Claire Lam, Todd Gorsuch and Lance Nurick.

For more information and to reserve your space please visit  http://chapters.neurons.ai/australasia/sydney/ 

Harts Pub (upstairs section)
Corner Essex & Gloucester Streets
The Rocks, Sydney

Agenda
6:30pm – Arrive
7:00pm – Welcome and Introduction
7:15pm – Speaker #1 – Tristan Sasse – Using AI to quantify the oceans role in mitigating atmospheric Carbon Dioxide emissions and ocean acidification.
7:45pm – Speaker #2 – TBC
8:15pm – Networking
8:45pm – Close

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