AI & The Automation of Moving Goods and People

Event has passed (Wed May 15, 2019 - Wed May 15, 2019)
CANOPY Jackson Square
05:45 PM
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We're currently seeing a trend in which the capabilities of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are being pushed to the edge to solve major pain points in highly-fragmented industries such as transportation and logistics.Come, meet our panel, and hear them talk about the challenges and opportunities of building a startup in this highly complex and dynamic ecosystem.

Matt Harrison, Head of AI, MetawaveMetawave is building a different kind of technology using Meta-Structures — structures capable of manipulating electromagnetic waves, outperforming traditional circuits. The company's State-of-the-Art hardware is integrated with proprietary AI to embed human-like intelligence into its platform. Metawave delivers high-performance radars for safer, smarter and more connected autonomous driving. Gautam Narang, Co-founder & CEO, Gatik AIGatik AI is a Silicon Valley based AI startup developing software solutions for autonomous urban driving. Founded by graduates and former researchers from Carnegie Mellon University’s Robotics Institute, the company is working on the near-term applications of self-driving technology. The team's mission is to revolutionize city logistics and develop the next generation of self-driving delivery fleets.Felipe Chavez, CEO, KiwibotKiwibot is improving people's lives with the world's best delivery. Since the company's start in 2017, it has made 30,000 deliveries, built over 150 robots, and now serves top colleges across the country. Thanks to cutting edge behavioral neural network, the Kiwibots are able to operate and interact with humans on sidewalks.

5:45 PM - Doors open!6:30 PM - Expert panel discussion + Q&A7:40 - 8:30 PM - Hang out, eat, chat!8:45 PM - Closed
595 Pacific Avenue, Floor 4 San Francisco, CA 94133 +1.415.684.7471


  1. CANOPY Jackson Square 595 Pacific Avenue, San Francisco, CA