This session was recorded in San Francisco on February 5th, 2019 and can be viewed here: https://youtu.be/4a_Y0L7suBc
AI is real. Enterprises use it to automate decisions, hyper-personalize customer experiences, streamline operational processes, and much more. However, for most enterprise technology leaders, AI technologies and use cases are still far too mysterious. The field is moving fast. Enterprise leaders must forge a coherent, pragmatic AI strategy that is tied to business outcomes. In this session, guest speaker Forrester Research Vice President & Principal Analyst Mike Gualtieri will demystify enterprise AI, identify use cases most likely to succeed, and, most importantly, provide key advice to enterprise leaders that are charged with moving AI forward in their organization.
Bio: 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. His key technology coverage areas are AI, machine learning, deep learning, AI chips and systems, digital decisions, streaming analytics, prescriptive analytics, big data analytical platforms and tools (Hadoop/Spark/Flink; translytical databases), optimization, and emerging technologies that make software faster and smarter. Mike is also a leading expert on the intersection of business strategy, artificial intelligence, and innovation. Mike provides technology vendors with actionable, fine-tuned advisory sessions on strategy, messaging, competitive analysis, buyer-persona analysis, market trends, and product road maps for the areas he directly covers and adjacent areas that wish to launch into new markets or use new technologies. Mike is a recipient of the Forrester Courage Award for making bold calls that inspire leaders and guide great business and technology decisions.