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Chicago Machine Learning Venture Capital Summit

April 12, 2018: 1:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Under one roof, we bring together venture capitalists, Machine Learning startups, and cutting-edge researchers interested in Machine Learning applications and commercialization.

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Where

Venue SIX10
610 S Michigan Ave
Chicago, Illinois

Driving Directions:

From the North
Take I-90/94 south to Congress exit. Go east to State Street, south to Harrison, east to Michigan Avenue. South on Michigan Avenue. Venue SIX10 is at 610 S. Michigan Avenue between Harrison and Balbo.

From the South
Take I-90/94 north to Congress exit. Go east to State Street, south to Harrison, east to Michigan Avenue. South on Michigan Avenue. Venue SIX10 is at 610 S. Michigan Avenue between Harrison and Balbo.

From the West
Take 290 east as it becomes Congress Parkway downtown. Go south on State Street to Harrison, east to Michigan Avenue. South on Michigan Avenue. Venue SIX10 is at 610 S. Michigan Avenue between Harrison and Balbo.

From the Southwest
Take I-55 east to I-90/94 north and exit at Congress Parkway. Go east to State Street, south to Harrison, east to Michigan Avenue. South on Michigan Avenue. Venue SIX10 is at 610 S. Michigan Avenue between Harrison and Balbo.

Event Details

Brought to you by the Polsky Center and Chicago Booth's Built@Booth group, the Summit connects venture capitalists, entrepreneurs, data scientists and the tech community around exciting advances in the commercialization of machine learning based products and services.

We are excited to announce that this year's keynote speaker is Chris Shallue, Senior Research Software Engineer at Google. Chris will discuss how he and the Google AI team partnered with NASA to discover two new exoplanets using advanced ML techniques and light readings recorded by NASA's Kepler Space Telescope.

Hear from Jason Nolte, Investment Manager at GM Ventures about cuttinge edge advancements in autonomus vehicles. Learn from Stephen Rylander, Head of Technology at Morningstar, about how ML is being applied to investor products and services. There are too many great speakers to list here, so check out the full line-up of speakers!

This year's pitch competition will be hosted by Techstars Chicago's Managing Director, Logan LaHive, and CEO and Co-founder of Heretik and winner of 2017's MLVC Pitch Competition, Charlie Connor. The competition will feature 3 avant-garde early stage companies building scalable businesses based on ML.

Panels will include distinguished investors and operators discussing: Fintech, Healthcare, and Cutting Edge Applications of Machine Learning.

The Chicago Machine Learning Venture Capital Summit is returning Thursday, April 12, 2018 at the beautiful Venue SIX10 on the Magnificent Mile! 

Cost

Early-bird Student (through March 20): $65

Early-bird (through March 20): $85

General Admission Student: $75

General Admission: $95

Registration

Register Online

Deadline: 4/11/2018

Questions

Cerise Miller