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Sep 4-5, 2018: Training
Sep 5-7, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Francisco, CA
Jake Saper

Jake Saper
Principal, Emergence Capital


Jake Saper is principal at Emergence, where he co-leads the company’s practice focused on machine learning-enabled enterprise applications. Jake is passionate about the role machine learning can play in helping to augment workers, an approach Emergence has dubbed “coaching networks.” Previously, Jake worked in Kleiner Perkins’s Green Growth Fund, where he sourced and led diligence on companies in the geospatial, agricultural tech, and enterprise SaaS sectors. He currently serves as on the boards of DroneDeploy, Guru, Comfy, and Textio. Jake holds a BA (magna cum laude) from Yale University, an MBA from Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar, and an MS in environment and resources, also from Stanford. He loves antique swords and musical parodies.


11:55am-12:35pm Friday, September 7, 2018
Secondary topics:  AI in the Enterprise, Text, Language, and Speech
Jake Saper (Emergence Capital)
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Much attention in enterprise AI today is focused on automation. Jake Saper explains why the more interesting applications focus on worker augmentation and offers an overview of coaching networks, which gather data from a distributed network of workers and identify the best techniques for getting things done. Read more.