2018 Speakers & Judges

 Rebecca Kaden Union Square Ventures General Partner New York, NY, US

Rebecca Kaden
Union Square Ventures
General Partner
New York, NY, US

 Jessi Hempel Wired Senior Writer New York, NY, US

Jessi Hempel
Wired
Senior Writer
New York, NY, US

 Anthony Johnson Giphy CTO NYC, NY, US

Anthony Johnson
Giphy
CTO
NYC, NY, US

 Daniel Ahiakpor Tout VP Strategic Partnerships Chicago, Illinois, US

Daniel Ahiakpor
Tout
VP Strategic Partnerships
Chicago, Illinois, US

 Allison Wood Camera IQ CEO & Founder Los Angeles, CA, US

Allison Wood
Camera IQ
CEO & Founder
Los Angeles, CA, US

 Sumit Chopra Imagen Technologies Head of Machine Intelligence NYC, NY, US

Sumit Chopra
Imagen Technologies
Head of Machine Intelligence
NYC, NY, US

 Ying Zheng AiFi. Chief Science Officer & Co-Founder SF, CA, US

Ying Zheng
AiFi. Chief Science Officer
& Co-Founder
SF, CA, US

 Sutian Dong Female Founders Fund Partner NYC, NY, US

Sutian Dong
Female Founders Fund
Partner
NYC, NY, US

 Dan Sodickson NYU School of Medicine. Vice Chair Research, Dept. Radiology NYC, NY, US

Dan Sodickson
NYU School of Medicine. Vice Chair Research, Dept. Radiology
NYC, NY, US

 Russell Quy B Live CEO & Founder NYC, NY, US

Russell Quy
B Live
CEO & Founder
NYC, NY, US

 Rebecca Paoletti CakeWorks CEO & Co-Founder New York, NY, US

Rebecca Paoletti
CakeWorks
CEO & Co-Founder
New York, NY, US

 Ori Inbar Super Ventures Managing Partner & Founder NYC, NY, US

Ori Inbar
Super Ventures
Managing Partner & Founder
NYC, NY, US

 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

 Justin Hendrix NYC Media Lab Executive Director New York, NY, US

Justin Hendrix
NYC Media Lab
Executive Director
New York, NY, US

 Nick Rockwell The New York Times Chief Technology Officer Brooklyn, NY, US

Nick Rockwell
The New York Times
Chief Technology Officer
Brooklyn, NY, US

 Eric Fossum Dartmouth. Professor & CMOS Image Sensor Inventor Hanover, NH, US

Eric Fossum
Dartmouth. Professor &
CMOS Image Sensor Inventor
Hanover, NH, US

 Rana June Lightwave CEO NYC, NY, US.

Rana June
Lightwave
CEO
NYC, NY, US.

 Chris Bassolino Zype COO & Co-Founder NYC, NY, US

Chris Bassolino
Zype
COO & Co-Founder
NYC, NY, US

 Emmanuel Dumont Shade CEO & Founder NYC, NY, US

Emmanuel Dumont
Shade
CEO & Founder
NYC, NY, US

 Viorica Patraucean Google DeepMind Research Scientist London, UK

Viorica Patraucean
Google DeepMind
Research Scientist
London, UK

 Assaf Glazer Nanit CEO New York, NY, US

Assaf Glazer
Nanit
CEO
New York, NY, US

 Nihal Mehta ENIAC Ventures Founding General Partner NYC, NY, US

Nihal Mehta
ENIAC Ventures
Founding General Partner
NYC, NY, US

 Sarah Fay Glasswing Ventures Managing Director Boston, MA, US

Sarah Fay
Glasswing Ventures
Managing Director
Boston, MA, US

 Charles Hudson Precursor Ventures Managing Partner SF, CA, US

Charles Hudson
Precursor Ventures
Managing Partner
SF, CA, US

 Renaud Visage Eventbrite Co-Founder & CTO San Francisco, CA, US

Renaud Visage
Eventbrite
Co-Founder & CTO
San Francisco, CA, US

 Andrea Turner Moffitt Plum Alley Investments Co-Founder NY, NY, US

Andrea Turner Moffitt
Plum Alley Investments
Co-Founder
NY, NY, US

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

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

 Evan Nisselson LDV Capital General Partner New York, NY, US

Evan Nisselson
LDV Capital
General Partner
New York, NY, US

 Jenny Lefcourt Freestyle Capital General Partner   San Francisco, CA, US

Jenny Lefcourt
Freestyle Capital
General Partner  
San Francisco, CA, US

 Anastasia Yendiki Harvard Medical School Assistant Professor Radiology Cambridge, MA, US

Anastasia Yendiki
Harvard Medical School
Assistant Professor Radiology
Cambridge, MA, US

 Josh Tobin OpenAI Research Scientist SF, CA, US

Josh Tobin
OpenAI
Research Scientist
SF, CA, US

 Jason Eichenholz Luminar Technologies CTO & Co-Founder Orlando, FL, US

Jason Eichenholz
Luminar Technologies
CTO & Co-Founder
Orlando, FL, US

 Brian Brackeen Kairos CEO & Founder Miami, FL, US

Brian Brackeen
Kairos
CEO & Founder
Miami, FL, US

 Serge Belongie Cornell Tech Professor, Computer Vision New York, NY, US

Serge Belongie
Cornell Tech
Professor, Computer Vision
New York, NY, US

 Roland Memisevic Twenty Billion Neurons. CEO, Chief Scientist & Co-Founder Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Roland Memisevic
Twenty Billion Neurons. CEO, Chief Scientist & Co-Founder
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

 Tony Beltramelli Uizard CEO & Co-Founder Copenhagen, Denmark

Tony Beltramelli
Uizard
CEO & Co-Founder
Copenhagen, Denmark

 Yashar Behzadi Neuromation CEO SF, CA, US

Yashar Behzadi
Neuromation
CEO
SF, CA, US

 Purva Gupta Lily AI Co-Founder & CEO San Francisco, CA, US

Purva Gupta
Lily AI
Co-Founder & CEO
San Francisco, CA, US

 Ryan Measel Fantasmo CTO Santa Monica, CA, US

Ryan Measel
Fantasmo
CTO
Santa Monica, CA, US

 Jackie Snow MIT Technology Review  Journalist & Associate Editor, AI Washington DC, US

Jackie Snow
MIT Technology Review  Journalist & Associate Editor, AI
Washington DC, US

 Adam Maher Ursa Space Systems CEO & Founder Ithaca, NY, US

Adam Maher
Ursa Space Systems
CEO & Founder
Ithaca, NY, US

 Krishnan Ramnath Facebook. Mobile AR Tech Lead, Research Scientist Seattle, WA, US

Krishnan Ramnath
Facebook. Mobile AR Tech Lead, Research Scientist
Seattle, WA, US

 Michael Yang Comcast Ventures Managing Director SF, CA, US

Michael Yang
Comcast Ventures
Managing Director
SF, CA, US

 Karen Wickre KVOX Media Founder SF, CA, US

Karen Wickre
KVOX Media
Founder
SF, CA, US

 Allison Stern Tubular Labs CMO & Co-Founder SF, CA, US

Allison Stern
Tubular Labs
CMO & Co-Founder
SF, CA, US

 Brittany Laughlin Lattice Ventures Founding Partner NYC, NY, US

Brittany Laughlin
Lattice Ventures
Founding Partner
NYC, NY, US

 Miki Rubinstein Google Research Scientist Cambridge, MA, US

Miki Rubinstein
Google
Research Scientist
Cambridge, MA, US

 Ophir Tanz GumGum CEO Los Angeles, CA, US

Ophir Tanz
GumGum
CEO
Los Angeles, CA, US

 Jessica Lin Work-Bench General Partner & Co-Founder NYC, NY, US

Jessica Lin
Work-Bench
General Partner & Co-Founder
NYC, NY, US

 Moti Shniberg FDNA  Chairman & Co-Founder Boston, MA, US

Moti Shniberg
FDNA
Chairman & Co-Founder
Boston, MA, US

 Raghu Krishnamoorthi Google. Software Engineer, Tensorflow for Mobile Cupertino, CA, US

Raghu Krishnamoorthi
Google. Software Engineer, Tensorflow for Mobile
Cupertino, CA, US

 Inderbir Sidhu TVision Insights CTO Boston, MA, US

Inderbir Sidhu
TVision Insights
CTO
Boston, MA, US

 Yichen Shen Lightelligence CEO & Co-Founder Cambridge, Mass, US

Yichen Shen
Lightelligence
CEO & Co-Founder
Cambridge, Mass, US

 Steven Kuyan NYU Tandon, Engineering School, Future Labs, Managing Director NYC, NY, US

Steven Kuyan
NYU Tandon, Engineering School, Future Labs, Managing Director
NYC, NY, US

 
 

2017  Speakers & Judges

 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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

 Nonny de la Peña Emblematic Group CEO & Founder Los Angeles, CA, U.S.

Nonny de la Peña
Emblematic Group
CEO & Founder
Los Angeles, CA, U.S.

 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.

 Raquel Urtasun   Uber ATG. Head of Uber ATG Toronto, University of Toronto, Associate Professor in Computer Science. Toronto, Canada

Raquel Urtasun  
Uber ATG. Head of Uber ATG Toronto, University of Toronto, Associate Professor in Computer Science. Toronto, Canada

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

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

 Ty Garibay Intel. VP Engineering, Embedded Processing Austin, Texas, U.S.

Ty Garibay
Intel. VP Engineering, Embedded Processing
Austin, Texas, 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.

 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.