Put AI to Work
April 15-18, 2019
New York, NY
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How leaders are tackling their most pressing AI challenges (sponsored by SAS)

4:05pm4:45pm Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Location: Beekman
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What you'll learn

  • Learn how companies are addressing trust in AI, its impact on jobs, oversight, and ethics, and more


What are today’s global leaders in AI saying about what’s next, and what practical steps are they taking today to make sure their organizations are ready?

Drawing on case studies and recent survey insights, Tom Roehm and Alexis Crowell Helzer offer a front-row view into how companies are taking on everything from trust in AI to its impact on jobs, oversight, and ethics.

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Tom Roehm


Thomas Roehm is senior director of global marketing and messaging at SAS, where he’s responsible for providing global direction for messaging, sales enablement, and industry sales support. He leads positioning and market-facing activities in artificial intelligence and oversees several operational teams, including corporate messaging, product and industry marketing, customer validation, global industry practices, and marketing and sales enablement. Thomas has more than 20 years’ experience working within the manufacturing industry and 32 years’ experience in information technology, spent helping clients leverage analytics for new business values.

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Alexis Crowell Helzer


Alexis Crowell Helzer is senior director of artificial intelligence product marketing at Intel, where she and her team are responsible for technical positioning and messaging as well as outbound content and campaigns for Intel AI products. Alexis and her team partner with AI adopters across the industry from small device implementations to HPC clusters to launch products, showcase innovative use cases, and help other companies find their own AI path. She has an unyielding passion to deliver technology solutions that help businesses thrive. Over her rich career, she has run a cloud software engineering team focused on distributed computing and microservices integration, led the open source marketing efforts from Intel, and worked with many of the Fortune 100 companies to help incubate service offerings and deliver innovative products.