NVIDIA’s Inaugural Inception Awards Highlight Importance Of Deep Learning

    Techgage, 5/12/2017

    During the 2017 North American iteration of its GPU Technology Conference, NVIDIA held its first-ever Inception awards to reward six promising start-ups that utilize deep learning and artificial intelligence in their products and technologies. Culled from a list of hundreds of start-ups, these fortunate six inspire with their passion and ambition, and highlight the fact that deep learning and AI are becoming a major part of our future – a point that can’t be overstated.

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    6 AI startups win $1.5 million in prizes at Nvidia Inception event

    VentureBeat, 5/10/2017

    Nvidia‘s GPU Technology Conference is all about highlighting companies using graphics processing units (GPUs) to accelerate artificial intelligence. To juice the ecosystem, Nvidia and its partners tonight gave away $1.5 million in prizes to the winner of the Nvidia Inception Awards for best AI startups.

    The winners included hottest emerging startup Athelas, most disruptive startup Deep Instinct, and best social impact startup Genetesis. Each of these companies won a $375,000 prize, while $125,000 went to runners-up Focal Systems, Smartvid.io, and Bay Labs.

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    These Six AI Startups Just Snagged a Share of $1.5 Million in Cash Prizes

    nVidia, 5/10/2017

    Hollywood-style lights in NVIDIA green. A champagne toast. And the envelope, please.

    The gala awards event celebrating winners of NVIDIA’s Inception competition for AI startups had the trappings of Tinseltown, with one key difference: Its envelope was stuffed with $1.5 million in cash prizes, to be split among six of the world’s most promising AI startups.

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    Smartvid.io to Exhibit at ENR FutureTech 2017

    ENR FutureTech , May 30 - June 1, San Francisco, CA

    Smartvid.io is a silver sponsor at this year's ENR FutureTech conference taking place from May 30 - June 1, 2017 in San Francisco. We will have a booth so be sure to stop to say hi and get a demonstration of our application.

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    AI Calculates Smart Solution to Manage Digital Imagery

    Builtworlds, May 2, 2017

    It's been a picture perfect year for Smartvid.io, a 2015 Cambridge, MA-based start up that incorporates machine learning, a form of artificial intelligence, to quickly and easily catalog, retrieve, and analyze imagery captured by drones, wearables, tablets, and other devices on construction sites.

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