DigiWeek21 AI Summit

  • November 2, 2021
  • Motor Yerevan

Promoting opportunities for Armenian companies and experts in AI & Data Science worldwide.

  • How Armenian companies are using AI to innovate in such areas as robotics, life sciences, biotech, voice and image processing, business and marketing.
  • Where should Armenia focus in AI education and research
  • How can Armenia emerge as a worldwide leader in AI, machine learning and data science?

DigiWeek21                      Tuesday, November 2                        Motor Yerevan

 

Time DigiWeek21 AI Summit
10:00 am

Armenian AI and Data Science 

Hrant Khachatrian, Founder, YerevanN

10:30 am AI Opportunities Worldwide:  Keynote Panel
Moderator: Vazgen Hakobjanyan, Partner at SmartGateVC and Founder, ML Labs

Vahan Petrosyan, Co-Founder and CTO, Superannotate

Artavazd Minasyan, President & Co-Founder at Krisp & 10Web

Artavazd Mehrabyan, Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer at PicsArt Inc.

11:00 am

AI Education and Research

Moderator: Aram Hajian, Dean, College of Science and Engineering, AUA

Karen Keryan, Applied Statistics and Data Science Master Program at YSU Department of Mathematics and Mechanics

Habet Madoyan, Data Science Program Chair, College of Science and Engineering, AUA

Davit Ghazaryan, Senior Research Associate (Data Scientist) at FAST, PhD, Associate Professor

Arman Darbinyan, Head, Mathematical Modeling Department, Russian-Armenian University

Prof. Kristina Sargsyan, Dean of the Computer Science Department, UFAR

Prof. Simon Simonyan, Associate Professor of Law, UFAR

12:00 pm Where Armenia Should Focus in AI
Moderator: Hrant Khachatrian, Founder, YerevanN

Adam Bittlingmayer, Co-founder and CEO, ModelFront

Armen Saghatelian, Co-founder, 10web.io

Matt Bartelsian, Co-Founder and CEO, Puzl

Pegor Papazian, CEO, EU TUMO Convergence Center for Engineering and Applied Science

1:00 pm Lunch and Networking
2:00 pm

AI Success Stories in Robotics

Moderator: Vazgen Hakobjanyan, Partner at SmartGateVC and Founder, ML Labs

Karén Khachikyan, Co-Founder/CEO, Expper Technologies

Tigran Shahverdyan, Co-founder and CTO, RoboMart (remote)

Arthur Isaghulyan, Principal CV/ML Engineer, Embodied

2:45 pm AI in BioTech and Life Sciences
Moderator:  Yelena Bisharyan, Director Of Business Development, Harvard University, Office of Technology Development

Hovakim Zakaryan, Co- Founder, Denovo Sciences & FAST

Vardan Harutunyan, Denovo Sciences

Anahit Hovhannisyan, Adjunct Professor, California State University

Garegin Papoian, Founder of Biosim, Professor, University of Maryland

3:30 pm

AI in Voice and Image Processing

Moderator: Hrant Khachatrian, Founder, YerevanN

Arsine Mangasaryan, Machine Learning Product Manager, Superannotate

Ara Ghazaryan, Technical Co-Founder and Lead Data Scientist, Scylla

Stepan Sargsyan, AI Architect, Krisp

4:15 pm

AI in Business and Marketing

Moderator: Berge Ayvazian

Armen Saghatelian, Co-founder, 10web.io

Vahe Andonians, Co-founder, Cognaize

Davit Abgaryan, Sr. Data Scientist, DISQO and Co-founder & CEO, PrekogAI

Robert Yenokyan, AI Head, Pinsight

5:00 pm

Action Plans for AI and Data Science

Vazgen Hakobjanyan, Partner at SmartGateVC and Founder, ML Labs

Hrant Khachatrian, Founder, YerevanN

Dr. Armen Kherlopian, Founding Partner, BAJ Accelerator