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Titans Event

An NVTC Signature Event

January 31, 2018

Deep Learning: Promise and Pitfalls

Join NVTC, In-Q-Tel and your technology business colleagues on January 31, 2018 for a Titans event on the promises and pitfalls of deep learning, featuring Melvin Greer, Chief Data Scientist, Public Sector, Americas at Intel, and John Kaufhold, Managing Partner and Data Scientist of Deep Learning Analytics.

Panelists will discuss how deep learning is harnessing massive datasets and advances in computing hardware and algorithms to solve today's complicated challenges in defense, healthcare, infrastructure, the environment, and more. Some of the cutting-edge innovations being powered by deep learning today include autonomous vehicles, precision medicine, and facial and speech recognition. The discussion will be moderated by Ravi Pappu, Chief Architect of In-Q-Tel.

Deep Learning Analytics is an Arlington, Va. data analytics company that provides data-driven answers to pressing business and research questions in domains such as energy, defense, education, social policy, biology, and e-commerce. Intel has been at the frontlines of deep learning and artificial intelligence, recently investing $1 billion in the AI ecosystem.


Melvin Greer, Chief Data Scientist, Public Sector, Americas, Intel
John Kaufhold, Managing Partner and Data Scientist, Deep Learning Analytics


Ravi Pappu, Chief Architect, In-Q-Tel


Signature Platinum Sponsor: George Washington University
Platinum Sponsors: Consumer Technology Association (CTA); Transformation Systems Inc.
Gold Sponsor: Attain
Silver Sponsors: Cox Business; Enterprise Holdings Inc; Serco; Travelers Insurance; TTR Sotheby's International Realty; Unanet
PR/Marketing Advisor: Merritt Group
Media Partners: Scoop News Group; Washington Technology
Media Sponsor: ESPN 980; iHeartMedia
Premier Hospitality Sponsor: The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner

The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner
1700 Tysons Blvd.
McLean, VA