With more than 100 AI enthusiast and three inspiring speeches, the second AI Monday Berlin in 2019 was a real success! The event took place at the Volkswagen Digital Lab located in the heart of Berlin. The evening started with Christian Wasileiades, Software Engineer at Volkswagen, talking about End-to-end speech recognition. He was followed by the European Director of Orbica, Peter Rose, who introduced us to the approach of Geo AI. Isa Ette finally shared her presentation themed "You want AI? Do your homework first" with the audience.
The first AI Monday in 2019 attracted lots of interest. With impressive 200 sign-ups we needed to close early. In the end, no seats were free! Andreas Klug, CMO ITyX opened up, followed by an impressive talk of Malte Pietsch from deepset on evolution of NLP. Mateusz Opala explained the issue of trusting decision made by AI and finally Johann von Herwarth presented the chances of AI in customer service.
The 3rd AI Monday Berlin took place at the SAP Data Space in Berlin Mitte. Talks focused on Data Science and AI projects and the respective learnings Dirk Hofmann from DAIN Studios and Lucia Henebartova from Contiamo took away in their projects. Leveraging data and AI with focus on News & Media was Fabian Schmidts (Neofonie) topic. Victor Thoma from Ergo Direct shared his experience of building up Chat Bots.