LF AI & Data Day EU Virtual – June 10, 2021

By May 20, 2021Blog

Orange and the LF AI & Data Foundation are pleased to announce the upcoming LF AI & Data Day* EU Virtual, to be held via Zoom on June 10, 2021.

This virtual event will feature keynote speakers from leading AI industries with a focus on open source strategies for scaling machine learning and deep learning. The event schedule will cover various AI topics including, technical presentations on MLOps, Trusted AI, and new LF AI & Data projects.

Registration is now open and the event is free to attend. The capacity will be 100 attendees. Please see the schedule below and also visit the event website for up-to-date information.

Thursday, June 10, 1:00 – 5:00 PM CEST

1:00- 1:10

Setup video conferencing 
1:10-1:15

Welcome Message & Agenda, Orange 

1:15-1:25

5 Breakthroughs to scale ML beyond the limits of experiments, Jamil Chawki PhD, AI Program Director & Co-founder of Orange AI Marketplace, Orange Internal Networks Infrastructure & Services | Chair LF AI & Data Outreach Committee 

1:25-1:50

Open source for Advancing Education in AI Technology & Business, Tawhid Chtioui, PhD, President-founder & Dean, AIvancity School for Technology, Business & Society 

1:50-2:05  

LF AI & Data Updates and the Road Ahead, Ibrahim Haddad PhD, Executive Director, LF AI & Data Foundation   

2:05-2:30

A visual and scalable DL component library for Trusted AI using  AI Explainability & Fairness 360, Adversarial Robustness Toolkit and Elyra AI pipeline editor, Romeo Kienzler, CTO and Chief Data Scientist, STSM | IBM Centre for Open Source Data and AI Technologies

2:30-2:50  

Trusted AI principles RREPEATS, François Jezequel Business Development, Orange Fab France | LF AI board member & Souad Ouali, Head of inter-operators Relationships’, Orange

2:50-3:00

Break

3:00-3:25

RosaeNLG, an LF AI & Data Sandbox project on Natural Language Generation, Ludan Stoecklé, Founder of RosaeNLG

3:25-3:50

Accelerating AI maturity with MLOps, François Tillerot, Data-AI Product Business Owner & Co-founder of Orange AI Marketplace, Orange Business Services

3:50-4:15

Datashim, an LF AI & Data project to accelerate data access for Kubernetes/Openshift workloads, Yiannis Gkoufas, Research Software Engineer, IBM Research

4:15-4:40

Why ONNX Runtime matters for deploying AI in Institution, Xavier Tao, Data Engineer, Banque De France

4:40-4:50   

Closing Session


Event host, Orange, is a leading telecommunications company with headquarters in France. They are the largest telecoms operator in France, with the bulk of their operations in Europe, Africa and the Middle East.

As an LF AI & Data General Member, Orange is involved with the LF AI & Data Governing Board, Outreach Committee, Trusted AI Committee, and is an active contributor to the LF AI & Data Acumos project.  

Note: In order to ensure the safety of our event participants and staff due to the Novel Coronavirus situation (COVID-19), the event hosts have decided to make this a virtual-only event via Zoom.

*LF AI & Data Day is a regional, one-day event hosted and organized by local members with support from LF AI & Data and its Projects. Learn more about the LF AI & Data Foundation here.

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