Web Directions AI 2018

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Jeremiah Mannings

AI: actually prove it. Balancing innovation with business value.

Jeremiah Mannings Managing Data Scientist Capgemini

This talk is around balancing innovation & cool new tech with actual business problems and actual results. This is from multiple lessons learning in the industry. Why engaging the business and running understanding workshops to take business stakeholders on the journey can be the most effect way to create value from AI projects.

You'd be surprised how many projects have no actual outcomes for business!

Jeremiah Mannings

Jeremiah Mannings is a Managing Data Scientist at Capgemini. He was recognised for his industry contribution as one of the Top 25 Analytics Professionals in Australia by the IAPA. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (B.En.)(EEE) with Honors and was previously part of the IBM Watson division. Jeremiah was also selected as one of the Top 100 Future Industry Leaders in Australia consecutively for 2016 & 2017.

Jeremiah is focused on creating machine learning, natural language, and deep learning projects valuable and relatable. His passion is expanding the field of Data Science to more than just big business. He is currently working a number of experimental projects in the education & financial prediction spaces.

Don't miss your chance to see Jeremiah Mannings and many other inspiring speakers at AI 18.

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Praise for past Web Directions events

Phil Whitehouse
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Dave Greiner
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Dave Greiner,
founder Campaign Monitor

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John Allsopp

John Allsopp has been working on the Web for nearly 30 years. He's been responsible for innovative developer tools such as Style Master, X-Ray and many more. He's spoken at numerous conferences around the World and delivered dozens of workshops in that time as well.

His writing includes two books, including Developing With Web Standards and countless articles and tutorials in print and online publications.

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