Partners

The AI Congress is supported by a host of industry bodies, associations and media outlets.

See below for our full list of partners

Click HERE to view a sample press list for the AI Congress first edition in January.

 

INNOVATION PARTNER

 
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ROCKSTART

Rockstart, one of Europe’s first multi-vertical startup accelerators, was founded in Amsterdam in 2011 with a goal to provide startups with access to the market, capital, knowledge, and community. Since then Rockstart has become the specialist in building entire ecosystems around specific domains—such as Digital Health, Smart Energy, and Artificial Intelligence. Rockstart is actively building up entrepreneurial infrastructures around the world with its acceleration verticals, as well as early-stage startup programs, Rockstart Impact and Rockstart Launchtrack. Since the inception, Rockstart has invested in more than 100 startups and supported them in their journey to raise more than €62 million and hire more than 630 people. Rockstart is an international team of 40+ professionals dedicated to support and empower startups to become scalable and change their world for the better.

EVENT PARTNERS

 
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Branded content marketing association

The BCMA is the global industry body for branded content practitioners, run by practitioners, promoting best practice, sharing knowledge and growing the branded content industry. We promote and grow the branded content industry, sharing best practice, researching, lobbying and hosting events relating to our industry. We create the opportunity to connect with the leading experts in the branded content industry.

 
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Tech.london

Tech.London is a comprehensive online platform connecting and supporting London’s expanding entrepreneurship ecosystem. It includes all the latest information and resources that people in London need to access opportunities in the tech sector, connect with each other, and grow their businesses. This ground-breaking collaboration between Mayor of London, Gust, and a wide number of partners from London’s tech community is the embodiment of a shared commitment to increase jobs, train the workforce of the future, support new business, and ultimately ensure London is at the centre of technology innovation.

 
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TECH CITY UK

We help start-up and scale-up digital tech companies accelerate their growth through a series of programmesresearch and events aimed at boosting the number of high-growth businesses in the UK, raising the profile of the sector, and providing a feedback loop from business to government to help shape policy. We also work to eliminate the issues that hold back startups such as skills and access to finance.

 
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DIGITAL AGENCY NETWORK

Digital Agency Network (DAN) focuses on collaboration, knowledge-sharing, business support and exploration.

DAN is a global network of carefully selected, highly talented, independently operated marketing & advertising agencies with digital DNA. DAN’s mission is to support member agencies’ businesses and enhance the intelligence, expertise, reach and effectiveness of the members through knowledge sharing and collaboration.

 
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BIG INNOVATION CENTRE

Launched in 2011, Big Innovation Centre exists to build a global innovation and investment hub by 2025, create great companies, and make the world more purposeful and inclusive through the enormous potential of technology, creativity and innovation.

Big Innovation Centre is a business-led innovation hub that provides thought leadership and consulting services for multinational companies and public bodies to address shared economic challenges and raise their innovative capabilities.

We specialise in convening innovation champions in companies, government and world-class universities, thinking forward about how to promote innovation and intellectual property, in particular through co-creating open innovation ecosystems and communities, and pioneer digital platforms where we see gaps and opportunities.

We propose practical reforms to our investment and innovation ecosystem in order to rebalance and grow the UK and global economy. We create more purposeful, mission-driven organisations, which we think are a key part of the innovation landscape.

Big Innovation Centre is the Secretariat for two All-Party Parliamentary Groups on ‘Artificial Intelligence’ and ‘The 4th Industrial Revolution’.

 
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DevelopHer

ELEVATING WOMEN IN TECHNOLOGY

We are a non-profit community dedicated to bringing women in technology together to create both opportunities and a network of support through events, workshops, and learning.

We aim to develop careers, to develop confidence and develop change.

 
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Machine Learning Society

Optimizing technology for a better quality of life.

The Machine Learning Society believes that “Magnetizing Intelligence” is a powerful formula for solving global challenges. We make a difference by establishing ecosystems for “Computational Explorers” to meet and share ideas.

 
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INNOVATE FINANCE

Innovate Finance is an independent membership association that represents the UK’s global FinTech community. Founded in 2014 and supported by the City of London and Broadgate, Innovate Finance is a not-for-profit that advances the country’s leading position in the financial services sector by supporting the next generation of technology-led financial services innovators.

More than 250 global members have joined the Innovate Finance ecosystem to date. These companies range from seed-stage start-ups to global financial institutions and professional services firms. All benefit from Innovate Finance’s leading position as a single point of access to promote enabling policy and regulation, talent development, and business opportunity and investment capital. By bringing together the most forward-thinking participants in financial services, Innovate Finance is helping create a global financial services sector that is more sustainable, more inclusive and better for everyone.

 
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FORUM FOR THE FUTURE

Forum for the Future is an independent non-profit that works globally with business, government and others to solve complex sustainability challenges. We believe it is critical to reinvent the key systems we rely on to shape a brighter future and innovate for long-term success. We have a 20-year track record of working in partnership with pioneering partners such as Unilever, PepsiCo, Skanska, AkzoNobel and Telefonica O2. We advise and challenge these organisations, both in one to one partnerships, and also as part of multi-stakeholder collaborations to address system-wide challenges.

Forum was voted one of the world’s leading sustainable development NGOs in the 2016 Globescan/SustainAbility Sustainability Leaders Survey. Find out more at www.forumforthefuture.org and follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

 
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LEVEL39

Level39 is the world's most connected tech community. We support fast-growth businesses in three clear ways - giving access to world-class customers, talent and infrastructure. Through expert mentors, access to Canary Wharf's dynamic workspace, a packed events calendar and best-in-class facilities we help businesses achieve scale. Owned wholly by the Canary Wharf Group, Level39 launched in March 2013. Since then, Level39 has grown from a simple idea into a three-floor, 80,000 sq. ft. community space occupying the 39th, 24th and 42nd floors of One Canada Square.

 
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WOMEN OF WEARABLES

Women of Wearables is a global organisation that supports and connects women in wearable tech, fashion tech, health tech, IoT and VR/AR. Its mission is to encourage more women and diverse teams to participate in building hardware and software products as designers, product managers and developers or being founders of their own companies, as well as create more jobs for women in STEM. With headquarters in London (UK) and more than 10,000 members located around the globe, WoW supports its growing community of women and girls in the tech space through monthly meetups, panels, mentorship and collaboration with its network of local ambassadors, partners and communities. WoW is not just for professional women, but for anyone with an interest in emerging technologies and providing women with a platform for growth.

 
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MIND COMMERCE

Mind Commerce is your trusted source for research and strategic analysis focused on digital technologies and the telecommunications industry.  Our reports provide key trends, projections, and in-depth analysis for infrastructure, platforms, devices, applications, services, emerging business models and opportunities.

 
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CODEFIRST: GIRLS

Code First: Girls works with companies and with men and women directly, to help increase the number of women in tech.

 
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TECH LONDON ADVOCATES

TECH LONDON ADVOCATES is a private sector led coalition of over 4000 expert individuals from the tech sector and broader community who have committed to championing London’s potential as a world-class hub for tech and digital businesses. It strives to support London’s tech start-ups and high-growth businesses in finding new investment, new talent and continued success.

 
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BIOSCIENCE TODAY

Bioscience Today is the only UK magazine working towards the government agenda, medical technology, and biopharmaceutical sectors.

Aimed towards decision makers within the Bioscience, Medical, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare markets, and global in appeal, its content is independent and politically unbiased and driven by investigative journalism and expert analysis by industry leaders. Covering key aspects within its chosen industries. Bioscience Today sheds light on industry impacting stories that shape its future and reveals the major players behind the growth of the UK’s most exciting industry sector.

 
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The Royal Statistical Society

We one of the world’s leading organisations promoting the importance of statistics and data, and have done so since we were founded in 1834. We’re a professional body for statisticians and data scientists, a membership organisation for anyone with an interest in data and a charity which promotes statistics, data and evidence for the public good.

Our active community of over 6,000 members have one thing in common: they all believe data and statistics offers something special to our understanding of the world and the decisions we make.  Join us and help promote the role statistics and data play in society.

 
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CONSEQUENTIAL ROBOTICS

Consequential Robotics is a service robotics start-up developing innovative solutions for applications in education, healthcare and research with the main focus on developing assistive robotic systems that will enhance quality of life as people age. Blending a proven record in product design with cutting-edge research, Consequential Robotics aims to be the UK company that will bring emotionally engaging, useful and aspirational robot solutions into homes around the world with one such solution being our flagship product MiRo. MiRo is a fully programmable autonomous biomimetic robot with six senses, eight degrees of freedom, an innovative animal brain-inspired operating system and a simulation software package. MiRo is a low-cost, versatile and flexible platform that can be used to teach everything from basic principles of programming through to computer vision, machine learning, robot control, psychology and biomimetic design.

 
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DIGITAL CATAPULT

Digital Catapult is the UK's leading advanced digital technology innovation centre. We drive early adoption, making UK businesses more competitive and productive, to help grow the UK economy.

 
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MEDIA PLANET

Mediaplanet delivers top class content marketing campaigns together with 15 000+ clients globally. Since the start in Stockholm back in 2002, we have grown into the world’s leading content marketing group with 15 offices across Europe and the North Americas.

We make branding easy for our clients by taking care of the entire value chain – from concept to production and distribution, and by collaborating with top influencers and world-renowned media houses. We are developing and producing 1,000 themed campaigns in 11 languages each year within our key content verticals; health, lifestyle, technology, business and cause.

 
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TRACTICA

Tractica is a market intelligence firm that focuses on human interaction with technology.  The company’s market research and consulting services provide industry participants and stakeholders with in-depth analysis of emerging technology trends, business issues, market drivers, and end-user demand dynamics across multiple application domains including home, mobile, health, automotive, enterprise, and industrial markets.  Tractica’s global market coverage combines qualitative and quantitative research methodologies to provide a comprehensive view of the emerging market opportunities surrounding Artificial Intelligence, Robotics, User Interface Technologies, Wearable Devices, and Digital Health. 

 
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CIO APPLICATIONS EUROPE

 
 

 

Ambassadors

 
  GTN Ltd  ,  Noor Shaker, Co-Founder and CEO

GTN Ltd, Noor Shaker, Co-Founder and CEO

  Bernard Marr & Co,  Bernard Marr, Founder & CEO

Bernard Marr & Co, Bernard Marr, Founder & CEO

  KPMG  ,  Dr. Rebecca Pope, Lead Data Scientist (Health & Life Sciences)

KPMG, Dr. Rebecca Pope, Lead Data Scientist (Health & Life Sciences)

  Binary District,  Aliza Rosenfelder, Community Manager

Binary District, Aliza Rosenfelder, Community Manager

 
  UCL Blockchain Technologies,  Dr. Stylianos Kampakis, Data Scientist, AI & ML Expert

UCL Blockchain Technologies, Dr. Stylianos Kampakis, Data Scientist, AI & ML Expert

  Jeetly , Jess Jeetly, Managing Director

Jeetly, Jess Jeetly, Managing Director