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

Alberto Rizzoli
Cofounder, Aipoly


Alberto Rizzoli is an Italian entrepreneur and the cofounder of Aipoly, a startup bringing artificial intelligence to embedded devices to help the visually impaired identify objects and give machines a sense of sight. Born in Rome, Italy, Alberto discovered a passion for technology at a young age. Alberto started building companies at age 20, with 3D printing ed-tech, and was featured on Maker Faire’s 20 under 20 list. He coauthored The Future of Business, a series of insights on the future of 60 industries, in collaboration with fellow futurists from London. In March 2016, Alberto was recognized by Italian President Sergio Mattarella for his efforts in advancing artificial intelligence for a good cause, and in October 2016, he received the National Gentile Award for innovation. He occasionally holds talks and lectures on advanced technologies or futurology topics, such as job automation and AI. He attended Singularity University’s Global Solutions program under a scholarship from Google.


11:05am11:45am Thursday, June 29, 2017
Implementing AI
Location: Beekman Level: Beginner
Alberto Rizzoli (Aipoly)
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Alberto Rizzoli explains how Aipoly began running convolutional neural networks locally on smartphones, eventually reaching a level of performance that made it a better option than cloud services, in the process unlocking new possibilities for making phones contextually aware. Read more.