Gevers is a Full Professor of Computer Vision at the University of Amsterdam. His research area is Artificial Intelligence with the focus on machine learning and computer vision and in particular image processing, 3D (object) understanding and human-behavior analysis with industrial and societal applications in fashion/retail, healthcare, real estate, smart cities, and automotive. He is the co-founder of Sightcorp, 3DUniversum and Scanm.
Panel: AI, a reality check
Artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to transform everyday life, including how consumers interact with businesses. A lot is said about imaginative future scenarios where robots will take over our world. However, we want to know how it really works in everyday business, here and now. In this panel we discuss the most in important learnings from people in the field. How to create a chatbot for KLM, empowering users to find the right places to go when abroad? How to benefit from data usage in various kinds of industries and upgrade service levels? Which scientific insights will influence design in the near future? Our experts will enlighten us: Jane Zavalishina (CEO Yandex Data Factory), Theo Gevers (Professor of Computer Vision) and Nik Nieuwenhuijs (CEO Code D’azur).