AI Startups Talk Strategy at GTC

NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang to headline panel featuring NVIDIA Inception startups CrowdAI and BabbleLabs.
by Serge Lemonde

Understanding what’s next in AI and keeping tabs on the startup scene can be a challenge, but the NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference makes it easier.

GTC, taking place online this fall from October 5-9, will offer dozens of presentations from some of the world’s leading AI startups, as well as technical sessions with NVIDIA solutions architects.

Fireside Chat with NVIDIA CEO Jensen Huang 

Headlining the event is NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang, who will join in a fireside chat with CrowdAI CEO Devaki Raj and BabbleLabs CEO Chris Rowen. Both companies are members of NVIDIA Inception, a program designed to help startups working in AI and data science get to market faster and more effectively.

The discussion, which will be moderated by NVIDIA Vice President of Business Development and Head of Inception Jeff Herbst, will take place on Tuesday, October 6, at noon Pacific time.

AI Startups Transforming Retail, Finance and Data Science

The growth of AI-based tools and technologies in the retail sector is exploding, and startups are leading the charge. Increasingly, these technologies are being deployed at the edge to maximize speed and effectiveness.

To learn how, listen in on a panel on Tuesday, October 6, called: The Evolving Landscape of AI-Based Applications for Retail: Startups That Are Making an Impact Now. You’ll hear the latest insights on the sector from NVIDIA’s head of retail and a select group of NVIDIA Inception startup CEOs who are solving some of the toughest problems in retail using AI.

Attendees can also listen in on Is AI About to Transform FinTech?: The Startup Perspective, taking place on Tuesday. This panel will cover the most pressing issues that need to be acknowledged and ultimately solved in the financial sector.

Another panel featuring Inception startups is The NVIDIA / Mellanox Startup Ecosystem – Working Together to Integrate Compute, Networking and Storage for High-Performance AI and Data Science Applications. This Tuesday panel will detail next-generation applications and infrastructure designed to maximize the technologies and capabilities formed by the newly combined NVIDIA-Mellanox ecosystem.

NVIDIA Inception Showcase: See the World’s Top AI Startups

See startups from North America, Europe, Asia and more describe how AI is revolutionizing industries like healthcare, cybersecurity and manufacturing in the NVIDIA Inception Premier Showcase. Each presenting company is a Premier member of NVIDIA Inception, signifying their technological maturity and exemplary adoption of GPUs to accelerate their work.

In addition, attendees will have the opportunity to meet five exciting AI startups nominated by NVIDIA’s venture capital partners (and selected by NVIDIA Inception) for their outstanding work in advanced AI in the AI Startup Showcase: VC Nominations.

Accelerating Over 6,000 AI Startups Worldwide

NVIDIA Inception supports over 6,000 AI startups worldwide through go-to-market support, expertise and technology.

The Inception program is free to join and takes no equity. Members receive 25 percent off registration to GTC; no code is needed.

Eligible VC firms and startups receive preferred pricing for GTC. Email to learn more, and register today.