Put AI to work
June 26-27, 2017: Training
June 27-29, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY

The road to affordable AI-capable products

Shaoshan Liu (PerceptIn)
4:00pm4:40pm Wednesday, June 28, 2017
Implementing AI
Location: Sutton North Level: Beginner
Secondary topics:  Hardware, IoT and its applications
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)

What you'll learn

  • Explore PerceptIn's path bringing high-profile technologies to affordable products


It is imperative to make high-profile technologies like AI affordable in order for these technologies to proliferate and to benefit the general public. Shaoshan Liu discusses PerceptIn’s road to affordable AI-capable products. PerceptIn started with SLAM technology to enable movements of robots. As the company developed, it incorporated more and more AI capabilities into its products. With heavy optimization, it is able to bring these technologies onto low-cost processors, allowing PerceptIn to design affordable hardware for the general public.

Photo of Shaoshan Liu

Shaoshan Liu


Shaoshan Liu is the cofounder and chairman of PerceptIn, a company working on developing a next-generation robotics platform. Previously, he worked on autonomous driving and deep learning infrastructure at Baidu USA. Shaoshan holds a PhD in computer engineering from the University of California, Irvine.