28 Nov 2018
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Pushing the Limits of Artificial Intelligence

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Wednesday 28 November 2018
16:00 to 20:00

Leuven MindGate organised this event in partnership with imec

Members: €135 excl. VAT
Non-Members : €175 excl. VAT
Under 35 years old : €75 excl. VAT
Teachers with proof of status: €37 incl. VAT
Students: 10€ incl. VAT

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Registration is possible until 21 November 2018.

imec auditorium
Kapeldreef 75
3001 Leuven
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Parking De Molen
Terrein Arenbergkasteel (432-10)
Kasteelpark Arenberg
3001 Leuven
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The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing, our devices are getting smarter, and machine learning is enabling new frontiers of AI implementation. Will we be able to take these technologies a step further, disconnect them from networks, and create a next next generation of AI embedded technology?

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Welcome with refreshments


Welcome by Leuven MindGate



Dr. Thomas Kallstenius, Program Director Security and Privacy (Distributed Trust), imec


Domain Specific Compute to Enable AI Functionality in the Edge

Dr. Ivo Bolsens, Senior Vice President and Chief Technical Officer Xilinx


From data to embedded deep learning in industry 4.0

How to deploy deep learning now and in the future

Ramses Valvekens, Managing Director easics, and Jonathan Berte, CEO Robovision


Sandwich break

17:50Artificial Intelligence in an IOT world: the conflict between Giga-Ops and milliWatts
(How) can nanotechnology approximate the energy efficiency of the human brain?

Dr. Diederik Verkest, Distinguished Member, Technical Staff, imec


Hardware-algorithm co-design for resource-efficient embedded deep neural networks.
How to jointly train your hardware and your neural network for maximum efficiency.

Dr. Marian Verhelst, Associate Professor, KU Leuven ESAT - MICAS: Microelectronics and Sensors


Response of living organisms to led technology - the chicken case
Explorentis is in search of a sixth sense (AI) that connects chicken behavior to optimal steering by dynamic led light recipes.

Peter Rakers, Network Manager Smart Digital Farming, ILVO




Networking and reception