The AI integrated fabric with NVIDIA - Building a balanced approach to AI + ML


The Liberty, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Boston
215 Charles St
Boston, MA 02114
United States

Thursday, 13 June 2019 - 3:30pm to 7:30pm

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3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Doors Open, Networking
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Presentation
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Networking Appetizers and Open Bar

Speakers: Madhav Ponamgi - IBM, Rory Kelleher - NVIDIA

AI is workflow issue and needs a workflow solution.

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning are essential imperatives for today's data-driven organizations. Digital Transformation is a journey. You want to leverage your existing investments and data while implementing these new technologies to drive your business forward, cost effectively. The objective is to leverage open architectures and create an agile environment for AI. IBM and NVIDIA are two of the leaders in the Big Data, Analytics and AI space and have helped many firms large and small. We would like to share our stories.

IBM and NVIDIA have partnered together for this AI meetup to discuss :- Industry Trends,
Use Cases,
Impact to the business,
Getting Started,
Where to learn more.

Host: Lighthouse Computer Services


Madhav Ponamgi - IBM
Technical Solution Architect
Spectrum Scale, GPFS, HPC, Life Sciences, 3-D Graphics

Madhav has been involved in Artificial Intelligence, High Performance Computing and High-Speed Storage for over a decade in various roles
spanning Development, Integration and Tool Design. He has deployed some of the largest HPC systems and storage at leading universities and industrial organizations world-wide with IBM partners. Currently he leads the development of the AI enabled systems design tool FOSde used world-wide by IBM business partners and system architects.

Rory Kelleher - NVIDIA
Regional Business Manager - Healthcare and Life Sciences

Rorys crash course into AI started in 2016 as he joined NVIDIA to support the GPU Accelerated Deep Learning market in New England, supporting all verticals from self-driving startups to E-tailers to large financial services companies. Since the start of 2019, Rory leads NVIDIAs healthcare and life-sciences business for the Northeast US working with Pharma, Payers, Providers, Imaging and Academic Medical Centers to design infrastructure and workflows that support rapid development and deployment of DL and ML based applications. Prior to NVIDIA, Rory entered the technology world spending 5 years at Data Storage and Virtualization leader EMC, and spent 4.5 years at Global Networking, Collaboration, and Security leader Cisco Systems, both in Sales and Sales Management capacities.