GigTech

AI: It’s All About the Data

Bill Stuart, Senior Staff Data Scientist, GE
Missing data? Dirty data? Identify the major challenges and solutions facing companies using AI applications. Bill Stuart, Senior Staff Data Scientist, GE Bill joined GE in April 2018. He focuses...

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AI: The 3rd Generation of Computing

Dr. Curry Guinn, Dr. Julian Keith, Mike Orr (moderator)
Explore how humans learn and reason, then see where current tech stands in reproducing our biological capabilities. Dr. Curry Guinn, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Computer Science, UNCW Dr....

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DIY AI: You Can Do It Too!

Dr. Ralph Reda, Adjunct Professor of Physics and Instructor of Business Analytics, UNCW
Machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI) were once the domain of computer scientists proficient in advanced programming languages with access to high-performance supercomputers. Over the past few years, advances...

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Employment in the New Economy

Pat Petitti, Co-founder and CEO at Catalant
Explore how AI technology matches business expertise with enterprises to address needs efficiently and in real-time. The result? An agile workforce. Pat Petitti, Co-founder and CEO at Catalant Prior to founding...

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GigTech: AI and the Sharing Economy

Mark Steiner, Pat Petitti, Robert Preville, Mona Badie (moderator)
Setting the stage for our investigation of artificial intelligence and the changing nature of work, this panel features industries ranging from entertainment to software. This session explores two distinct economic...

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Go Book Yourself – A GigSalad Workshop

Megan Price & Heather Roonan, GigSalad
Experts from the leading entertainment booking marketplace share the tools you need to turn your gig opportunities and passion into profit. Heather Roonan, Content Manager & GigSalad Veteran, GigSalad After...

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The Next Generation of Cloud-based Thinking

David Reeser, Shaun Olsen, Mike Orr (moderator)
Explore where the Cloud and its computing capability is going. Learn what new capabilities are being developed and how the current challenges will be met in the future. David Reeser,...

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