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Announcing the BootstrapLabs Applied AI Insiders Series: Autonomous Transportation

During the event, our speakers will be presenting on the need for new security, infrastructure, and experience in order to enable Autonomous Transportation.

Speaker lineup:

  • Ben Levy, Co-Founder, BootstrapLabs
  • Dr. Allan Steinhardt, Chief Engineer, AEye (Previously, Chief Scientist at DARPA, Chief Scientist at
  • Booz Allen).
  • Tilly Chang, Executive Director of the San Francisco County Transportation Authority
  • Chad Partridge, CEO at Metamoto, Inc.

This is an INVITE ONLY event. BootstrapLabs hosts a series of public and private events every year. Apply below to get access to the next exclusive AI event.

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Dear CEOs: Artificial Intelligence is your biggest threat, and your biggest opportunity

It is no secret that artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to take the world by storm. But what exactly does that mean if you are a business leader? It means you need a strategy, and you need to act fast. Read more.

New Theory Cracks Open the Black Box of Deep Learning

Like a brain, a deep neural network has layers of neurons — artificial ones that are figments of computer memory. Read more.

Bill Gates Says We Shouldn’t Panic About Artificial Intelligence

In a recent interview, Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates told The Wall Street Journal he disagrees with Elon Musk’s assertions that artificial intelligence is a significant threat to humanity. Read more.

Why We Must Not Build Automated Weapons of War

Over 100 CEOs of artificial intelligence and robotics firms recently signed an open letter warning that their work could be repurposed to build lethal autonomous weapons — “killer robots.” Read more.

Billionaire tech investor: There will be a Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates of A.I.

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, worth more than $85 billion, is one of the richest men alive, according to Forbes. He was a pioneer in the software industry. Read more.


Coursera Co-Founder Andrew Ng: AI Shouldn’t Be Regulated As A Basic Technology

AI as a basic technology should not be regulated. It also seems impractical for the government to stop you from implementing a neural network on your laptop. Read more.

Join us during the AI Summit in San Francisco

Ben Levy, BootstrapLabs, Co-Founder will host a session about Applied AI Disruption: Investment Framework on Thursday 28 of September, during the AI Summit 2017.

More information and tickets available at this link.