Hear from experts from abroad on how they are developing AI to reinvent the way business is done today. This is a panel designed to be interactive and practical.
Confirmed speakers include:
Erez Saf of CRiskCo
For the past two years, Erez has led CRiskCo – a Fintech/Insuretech start-up using AI to provide real-time business ratings and fraud detection. His clients now include Euler Hermes and DS-Concept. Having raised $475,000 in Silicon Valley, he is now expanding to the Australian market and looking to establish a “data centre” here in Brisbane. Previously, he was CIO at eloan.co.il – the first peer-to-peer (P2P) lending start-up in Israel, development manager, and part of the R&D team in SAP Labs Israel and China.
Chris Raethke – Pinch
Chris has been working on data products for the better part of 20 years. He is the founder of Pinch, an AI-based product thinking company that enables smart collaboration around meetings. Pinch streamlines business communication by learning to “pinch” the important points in conversation, using layered speech-to-text and natural language processing (NLP). He was previously co-founder/CTO of Bugcrowd, using machine learning to classify hackers’ skills and prioritise security bug reports.
Adam di Marco – CityShape
Adam is a property, media and technology entrepreneur that has successfully built three separate businesses within the built environment sector. He is the Managing Director of Di Marco Group, founder of The Urban Developer, and recently co-founder and Executive Chairman of CityShape, a big-data software start-up for the property industry. CityShape provides a centralised online tool that organises data for hundreds of properties and real estate. With a combination of predictive analytics, they aim to solve the big issue of forecasting what will happen in the future of a city.
6:00pm Mingling, networking
6:30pm Speaker introductions
7:00pm Panel discussion
7:30pm Mingling continued
We will be in the Startup Precinct in Fortitude Valley – thank you to River City Labs for sponsoring the venue. Also a huge shout out to our sponsor CRiskCo for providing our catering and drinks.
To get to the venue take the elevators in the old TC Beirne building up to level 2. Lift access will open at 5.45pm and close at 6.30pm. Let us know if you plan on arriving later.