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8-9 Oct 2018: Training
9-11 Oct 2018: Tutorials & Conference
London, UK
Kristian Hammond

Kristian Hammond
Professor, Northwestern Computer Science


Kristian Hammond is a chief scientist at Narrative and a professor of computer science and journalism at Northwestern University. His research has been primarily focused on artificial intelligence, machine-generated content, and context-driven information systems. He sits on a United Nations policy committee run by the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR). Kris was also named 2014 innovator of the year by the Best in Biz Awards. He holds a PhD from Yale.


9:00–17:00 Tuesday, 9 October 2018
AI Business Summit
Location: King's Suite - Balmoral
Secondary topics:  AI in the Enterprise
Kristian Hammond (Northwestern Computer Science)
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Even as AI technologies move into common use, many enterprise decision makers remain baffled about what the different technologies actually do and how they can be integrated into their businesses. Rather than focusing on the technologies alone, Kristian Hammond provides a practical framework for understanding your role in problem solving and decision making. Read more.
9:05–9:15 Thursday, 11 October 2018
AI Business Summit, AI in the Enterprise
Location: King's Suite
Kristian Hammond (Northwestern Computer Science)
Kristian Hammond walks you through an approach to bring AI into the enterprise, based on the functional, business aspects of AI technologies. Kristian maps out simple rules, useful metrics, and where AI should live in the org chart, laying out the route you should follow to make good on the promise of the technologies of intelligence. Read more.