Text in image: Initiative seminar on AI, 4-5 March 2019. And official kickoff for Chalmers AI Research Centre

Programme


Programme Monday 4 March

08.30 | REGISTRATION AND COFFEE
start of kickoff programme
09.00 | OFFICIAL KICKOFF FOR CHALMERS AI RESEARCH CENTRE (CHAIR)
Welcome and introduction, our moderator Philip Wramsby
Ivica Crnkovic, Director of Chalmers AI Research Centre (CHAIR)
Sara Mazur, Vice Chairman of Wallenberg Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP)
Anna Nilsson-Ehle, Chair of Board, Sweden's Innovation Agency Vinnova , Chair of the board of Lindholmen Science Park
Jan Bosch, Professor of Software Engineering, Chalmers and Director Software Center
10:30 | COFFEE
11.00 | Panel with CHAIR Advisory board and Industry representatives
Moderators: Giuseppe Durisi, Co-Director CHAIR and Kolbjörn Tunström, Research coordinator CHAIR.
Advisory board members: Sara Mazur, WASP, Anna Nilsson-Ehle, Vinnova and LSP, Staffan Truvé, Recorded Future, Daniel Langkilde, Annotell
Industry representatives: Elena Fersman, Ericsson,Lars Pedersen, Volvo Group, Stefan Christiernin, Volvo Cars, Andreas Werner, Cevt, Alessia Knauss, Veoneer, Martin Svensson, Lindholmen Science Park, Mats Nordlund, Zenuity
end of kickoff programme

12.00 | LUNCH AND POSTER EXHIBITION
13.00 | INVITED KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
Samuel Kaski, Director, Finnish Center for Artificial Intelligence FCAI
Mounia Lalmas Roelleke, Research Director at Spotify and Honorary Professor at University College London
Robin Teigland, Professor of Strategy, Management of Digitalization, Chalmers University of Technology

15.00 | COFFEE
15.30 | PANEL: AI AND INDUSTRY INNOVATION
Moderator: Daniel Langkilde, Co-Founder and Chairman, Annotell
Erik Rosén, Technical Expert, Zenuity
Aneta Vulgarakis, Research Leader in Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Automation at Ericsson
Nasim Farahini, CTO in AI, IoT and Cloud at Qamcom Research and Technology Stockholm
Anders Arpteg, Principal Data Scientist, Peltarion
Robin Teigland, Professor of Strategy, Management of Digitalization, Chalmers University of Technology
16.30 | OFFICIAL OPENING OF CHALMERS AI RESEARCH CENTRE
Stefan Bengtsson, President Chalmers University of Technology
17.00 | MINGLE IN FOYER
 

Programme Tuesday 5 March

09.00 | INVITED KEYNOTES:
Terry Regier, Professor, Department of Linguistics, Cognitive Science Program, UC Berkeley
Andreas Geiger, Professor Computer Science, University of Tübingen and heading the Max Planck Research Group on Autonomous Vision
10.30 | COFFEE
11.00 | WHAT DO WE NEED FOR SWEDEN TO EXCEL IN AI?
Session host: Robert Feldt, Chalmers
Daniel Gillblad, Director of the Decisions, Networks and Analytics laboratory at RISE SICS
Staffan Truvé, CTO, Recorded Future
Hans van den Brink, Innovation Manager, VGR 
Martin Svensson, Co-Director, AI Innovation of Sweden, Lindholmen Science Park
Per-Olof Larsson, Chalmers Professional Education
Dag Wedelin, Division of Data Science and AI, Chalmers University of Technology 
12.00 | LUNCH AND POSTER EXHIBITION
13.00 | SUSTAINABLE AI FOR SOCIETY
Vijay Chandru, Co-founder of the diagnostic company Strand and Professor at the Indian Institute of Science
Virginia Dignum, Professor of Social and Ethical Artificial Intelligence, University of Umeå
Elaine Weidman-Grunewald, Co-founder AI Sustainability Center, Sweden
15.00 | CLOSING
15.30 | COFFEE


Our moderator for the seminar: Philip Wramsby
Philip is a partner at Montell & Partners which is a managment consultancy firm with headquarter in Gothenburg. He is also an experienced moderator and has 15 years of experience from large events and ceremonies at Chalmers University of Technology. Philip holds a M.Sc in Industrial Engineering and Management from Chalmers  and a B.Sc in Business Economics and Administration from Gothenburg School of Economics and Commercial Law.



Welcome!
/The organising committee

Iv
ica Crnkovic, Director, Area of Advance ICT
Giuseppe Durisi, Co-director, Area of Advance ICT
Devdatt Dubhashi, Professor, Data Science
Robert Feldt, Professor, Software Engineering
Fredrik Kahl, Professor, Computer vision and medical image analysis
Rebecka Jörnsten, Professor, Mathematical Statistics
Elisabeth (Lotta) Kegel, Administrator
Simon Ungman-Hain, Communications officer
Malin Ulfvarson, Communications officer







Published: Sat 19 Jan 2019. Modified: Sun 03 Mar 2019