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September 17-18, 2017: Training
September 18-20, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Francisco, CA
Nigel Toon

Nigel Toon
Cofounder and CEO, Graphcore

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Nigel Toon is the cofounder and CEO of Graphcore. Previously, Nigel was CEO of two VC-backed silicon companies: Picochip, (acquired by Mindspeed in 2012) and XMOS; cofounder of Icera (acquired by NVIDIA in 2011), a 3G cellular modem chip company, where he led sales and marketing and served on the board of directors; and vice president and general manager at Altera, where he was responsible for establishing and building the European business unit that grew to over $400M in annual revenue. He is the author of three patents. Nigel currently serves as chairman of the board of directors at XMOS and as a nonexecutive director at Imagination Technologies.

Sessions

2:35pm–3:15pm Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Implementing AI
Location: Imperial B Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Architectures, Deep learning
Nigel Toon (Graphcore)
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Nigel Toon explains how new processing platforms will enable the next wave of machine intelligence beyond deep learning and how these machine learning innovations will impact businesses and improve competitiveness. Read more.