Lionbridge Sponsors the 6th Annual Artificial Intelligence Summit; Hosts Panel Discussion “Making AI Projects Successful Globally”

San Francisco – September 26, 2017 – Lionbridge Technologies, Inc., the world’s most trusted global digital communications company, today announced that it is sponsoring the 6th Annual AI Summit, which is being held this week at the Regency Center in San Francisco, California. The AI Summit is the world’s foremost event covering the practical implications of Artificial Intelligence for enterprise organisations and solutions that are transforming business productivity. This year more than 2000 business CxOs are attending alongside AI start-up innovators, press/media and acclaimed researchers.

Lionbridge is also hosting a panel discussion, “What makes an AI business project successful.” The panel discussion will include a comprehensive debate on what success means in AI for business, including strategy, planning, vendor engagement and global delivery to drive measurable ROI.

Panel: What Makes an AI business Project Successful?
Date/Time: September 28, 2:25 PM
Location: Regency Center, San Francisco, California
Panelists: Jane Nemcova, VP & GM, Global Services for Machine Intelligence, Lionbridge; Jan Neumann, Director, Technical Research and Development, Comcast; Andy Peart, CSMO, Artificial Solutions; Jordi Torras, Founder and CEO, Inbenta and Daniel Tapias, CEO and Founder, Sigma Technologies. The panel will be chaired by Larry Lefkowitz, Chief Scientist, AI Practice, Sapient Consulting.

“AI is being implemented by leading organizations in a broad range of industries and we are very excited to host Lionbridge GSMI alongside key Industry Partners that include Amazon Web Services, DRYiCE, Facebook, Genpact, Google Cloud Platforms, IBM Watson, Microsoft, PwC, Sapient Razorfish, NVIDIA, Intel Saffron and Automation Anywhere’’ underlines Daniel Pitchford, Commercial Director, The AI Summit.

Lionbridge Global Services for Machine Intelligence (GSMI) provides the human component to complement and augment clients’ AI efforts by providing scalable and complete global coverage. As organizations move quickly to adopt AI and solve data problems, global leaders rely on Lionbridge to provide the program management and operational requirements to execute successfully in local markets worldwide. With more than a decade of exceptional performance managing highly-sensitive client programs, Lionbridge Machine Intelligence aligns fully with clients’ organizational structures, processes and drives measureable results for the world’s most demanding global brands.

“AI is already here. It’s happening in many, if not most industries; its application in the business environment is growing fast. On many estimates, over the next 10 years, enterprise spending on AI technology will increase from $200m to over $50billion,” said AI Summit Event Director, George Kipouros. “AI will drive business growth, and rather than detract from human contribution it will release workers to complete more creative and valuable tasks. The AI Summit San Francisco showcases the world’s top technology innovators and end-users spearheading the fourth industrial revolution.’’

A number of leading organizations spanning finance, law, healthcare, manufacturing, transport, energy, education and many more are looking to implement the technologies or have already started. The AI Summit, which has an emphasis on networking between delegates and solution providers, provides unique content with speakers offering exclusive insights into the future world of AI-empowered businesses.

”We are delighted to sponsor this event. While we’ve been working on the human side of machine learning for 10 years, our GSMI service offering has more than quadrupled this year alone,” said Jane Nemcova, VP & GM, Global Services for Machine Intelligence, Lionbridge. “This is a reflection of the value that human data plays. Our team has earned the trust of our customers as we continuously deliver flexible solutions that meet our clients ever-changing data needs globally. The AI Summit is a valuable opportunity to engage and collaborate with our customers and colleagues who are among the best and brightest in this field.”

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