Vision Summit 2017: Speakers & Judges

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Brian Rifkin JW Player. Co-Founder, SVP Strategic Partnerships NYC, NY, U.S.  

Brian Rifkin
JW Player. Co-Founder,
SVP Strategic Partnerships
NYC, NY, U.S.
 

Albert Wenger Union Square Ventures, Partner NYC, NY, U.S.  

Albert Wenger
Union Square Ventures,
Partner
NYC, NY, U.S.
 

Judy Robinett JRobinett Enterprises, Founder Author "How to Be a Power Connector" Salt Lake City, UT, U.S

Judy Robinett
JRobinett Enterprises, Founder
Author "How to Be a Power Connector"
Salt Lake City, UT, U.S

Rob Spectre Brooklyn Hacker. Former Twilio VP, Developer Network. Brooklyn, NY, U.S.

Rob Spectre
Brooklyn Hacker. Former Twilio VP, Developer Network.
Brooklyn, NY, U.S.

Emily Becher Samsung, Managing Director, Head of Samsung Next Start NYC, NY, U.S.

Emily Becher
Samsung, Managing Director, Head of Samsung Next Start
NYC, NY, U.S.

Matt Rosen MGH/Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging Director, Low-field MRI Lab, Boston, MA, US.

Matt Rosen
MGH/Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging
Director, Low-field MRI Lab,
Boston, MA, US.

Joshua Brustein Bloomberg Businessweek Correspondent NYC, NY, U.S.

Joshua Brustein
Bloomberg Businessweek
Correspondent
NYC, NY, U.S.

Rohit Makharia GM Ventures Senior Investment Manager Detroit, MI, U.S.

Rohit Makharia
GM Ventures
Senior Investment Manager
Detroit, MI, U.S.

Tali Dekel Google Research Scientist Cambridge, MA, U.S.

Tali Dekel
Google
Research Scientist
Cambridge, MA, U.S.

Andrew Zhai Pinterest. Software Engineer, Tech Lead Visual Search/Lens SF, CA, U.S.

Andrew Zhai
Pinterest. Software Engineer, Tech Lead Visual Search/Lens
SF, CA, U.S.

Gregory Charvat Humatics Corp, CTO. Author of Small and Short-Range Radar Systems Guilford CT, US.

Gregory Charvat
Humatics Corp, CTO.
Author of Small and Short-Range Radar Systems
Guilford CT, US.

Aaron Hertzmann Adobe Research Principal Scientist SF, CA, U.S.

Aaron Hertzmann
Adobe Research
Principal Scientist
SF, CA, U.S.

Mohamed Saad Ibn Seddik Sea Machines R&D Autonomy Scientist Boston, MA, U.S.

Mohamed Saad Ibn Seddik
Sea Machines
R&D Autonomy Scientist
Boston, MA, U.S.

Jessi Hempel Backchannel Head of Editorial NYC, NY, U.S.  

Jessi Hempel
Backchannel
Head of Editorial
NYC, NY, U.S.
 

Raquel Urtasun   University of Toronto, Associate Professor in Computer Science   Canada Research Chair in ML/CV. Toronto, Canada

Raquel Urtasun  
University of Toronto, Associate Professor in Computer Science   Canada Research Chair in ML/CV. Toronto, Canada

Taggart Matthiesen Lyft Director of Product SF, CA, U.S.  

Taggart Matthiesen
Lyft
Director of Product
SF, CA, U.S.
 

Erin Griffith Fortune Magazine Senior Writer NYC, NY, U.S.

Erin Griffith
Fortune Magazine
Senior Writer
NYC, NY, U.S.

Manohar Paluri Facebook Manager, Computer Vision Group Menlo Park, CA, U.S.

Manohar Paluri
Facebook
Manager, Computer Vision Group
Menlo Park, CA, U.S.

Adrien Treuille Carnegie Mellon University Assistant Professor SF, CA, U.S.  

Adrien Treuille
Carnegie Mellon University Assistant Professor
SF, CA, U.S.
 

Rosanna Myers Carbon Robotics CEO & Co-Founder SF, CA, U.S.

Rosanna Myers
Carbon Robotics
CEO & Co-Founder
SF, CA, U.S.

Jenny Fielding Techstars Managing Director NYC, NY, U.S.

Jenny Fielding
Techstars
Managing Director
NYC, NY, U.S.

Charles Janac Arteris CEO Sunnyvale, CA, U.S.

Charles Janac
Arteris
CEO
Sunnyvale, CA, U.S.

Hadley Harris ENIAC Ventures Founding General Partner NYC, NY, U.S.

Hadley Harris
ENIAC Ventures
Founding General Partner
NYC, NY, U.S.

Rebecca Paoletti CakeWorks, CEO & Co-Founder NYC, CA, U.S.  

Rebecca Paoletti
CakeWorks,
CEO & Co-Founder
NYC, CA, U.S.
 

Yale Song Yahoo Senior Research Scientist NYC, NY, U.S.

Yale Song
Yahoo
Senior Research Scientist
NYC, NY, U.S.

Serge Belongie Cornell Tech, Professor, Computer Vision NYC, NY, U.S.

Serge Belongie
Cornell Tech, Professor, Computer Vision
NYC, NY, U.S.

Joe Alicata Vox Media Chief Product Officer NYC, NY, U.S.  

Joe Alicata
Vox Media
Chief Product Officer
NYC, NY, U.S.
 

Josh Kopelman First Round Capital Managing Partner Philadelphia, PA, U.S.  

Josh Kopelman
First Round Capital
Managing Partner
Philadelphia, PA, U.S.
 

Michael Downing Tout Founder & CEO SF, CA, U.S.  

Michael Downing
Tout
Founder & CEO
SF, CA, U.S.
 

James Philbin Zoox Senior Director, Computer Vision Palo Alto, CA, U.S.

James Philbin
Zoox
Senior Director, Computer Vision
Palo Alto, CA, U.S.

Brian Ballard Upskill CEO & Founder Washington D.C., U.S.

Brian Ballard
Upskill
CEO & Founder
Washington D.C., U.S.

Nicholas Pavach VidMob VP of Sales Santa Monica, CA, U.S.  

Nicholas Pavach
VidMob
VP of Sales
Santa Monica, CA, U.S.
 

Eric Jensen Pushd, Aura Frames, CTO Sold Summize > Twitter NYC, NY, U.S.

Eric Jensen
Pushd, Aura Frames, CTO
Sold Summize > Twitter
NYC, NY, U.S.

Christoph von der Malsburg Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Senior Fellow Frankfurt, Germany

Christoph von der Malsburg
Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Senior Fellow
Frankfurt, Germany

Jeff Schneider Uber ATG. Engineering Lead, Machine Learning Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.

Jeff Schneider
Uber ATG. Engineering Lead, Machine Learning
Pittsburgh, PA, U.S.

Marvin Liao 500 Startups Partner SF, CA, U.S.

Marvin Liao
500 Startups
Partner
SF, CA, U.S.

Tom Bender Dreams Co-Founder NYC, U.S.  

Tom Bender
Dreams
Co-Founder
NYC, U.S.
 

Edwin Olson May Mobility, CEO U. of Michigan, Associate Prof. Ann Arbor, MI, U.S.

Edwin Olson
May Mobility, CEO
U. of Michigan, Associate Prof.
Ann Arbor, MI, U.S.

Jan Erik Solem Mapillary, Co-Founder & CEO Sold Polar Rose > Apple Malmo, Sweden

Jan Erik Solem
Mapillary, Co-Founder & CEO
Sold Polar Rose > Apple

Malmo, Sweden

Evan Nisselson LDV Capital General Partner NYC, U.S.

Evan Nisselson
LDV Capital
General Partner
NYC, U.S.

Ira Kemelmacher-Shlizerman Facebook, Research Scientist U. Washington, Assist. Professor Sold Dreambit > Facebook Seattle, WA, U.S.

Ira Kemelmacher-Shlizerman
Facebook, Research Scientist
U. Washington, Assist. Professor
Sold Dreambit > Facebook
Seattle, WA, U.S.

Clement Farabet Nvidia, VP of AI Infrastructure Sold MADBITS > Twitter Silicon Valley, CA, U.S.  

Clement Farabet
Nvidia, VP of AI Infrastructure
Sold MADBITS > Twitter
Silicon Valley, CA, U.S.
 

Tracy Chadwell 1843 Capital Founding Partner NYC, NY, U.S.  

Tracy Chadwell
1843 Capital
Founding Partner
NYC, NY, U.S.
 

Mia Tramz Time Inc. Managing Editor, LIFE VR NYC, NY, U.S.

Mia Tramz
Time Inc.
Managing Editor, LIFE VR
NYC, NY, U.S.

Jianxiong Xiao AutoX Founder & CEO   San Jose, CA, U.S.

Jianxiong Xiao
AutoX
Founder & CEO  
San Jose, CA, U.S.

Jessica Peltz-Zatulove KBS Ventures Partner NYC, NY, U.S.  

Jessica Peltz-Zatulove
KBS Ventures
Partner
NYC, NY, U.S.
 

Vance Bjorn CertifID, CEO & Co-Founder. Sold Digital Persona>CrossMatch Silicon Valley, CA, U.S.

Vance Bjorn
CertifID, CEO & Co-Founder.
Sold Digital Persona>CrossMatch
Silicon Valley, CA, U.S.

Oscar Beijbom nuTonomy Machine Learning Lead Venice, CA, U.S.

Oscar Beijbom
nuTonomy
Machine Learning Lead
Venice, CA, U.S.

Mikael Cho Unsplash CEO & Co-Founder Montreal, Canada

Mikael Cho
Unsplash
CEO & Co-Founder
Montreal, Canada

Rudina Seseri Glasswing Ventures Founder & Managing Partner Boston, MA, U.S.

Rudina Seseri
Glasswing Ventures
Founder & Managing Partner
Boston, MA, U.S.

Blake Borgeson Recursion Pharmaceuticals Co-Founder & CTO Salt Lake City, UT, U.S.  

Blake Borgeson
Recursion Pharmaceuticals
Co-Founder & CTO
Salt Lake City, UT, U.S.
 

Zack Schildhorn Lux Capital Partner NYC, U.S.

Zack Schildhorn
Lux Capital
Partner
NYC, U.S.

Allan Steinhardt AEye Chief Engineer Pleasanton, CA

Allan Steinhardt
AEye
Chief Engineer
Pleasanton, CA