Join us for AI Connect, Motive’s inaugural AI conference; hear from some of world’s top AI researchers, practitioners, entrepreneurs, and investors as they share their experiences and inspire the next generation of AI talent.
The goal is to inspire the next generation of engineers, researchers and entrepreneurs by showcasing what’s happening in Pakistan in the AI space and highlighting the global AI opportunity.
With the event, we want to:
We hope that this event will also help bridge the industry/academia gap, and inspire the broader engineering talent towards AI.
Leading AI experts from Pakistan and beyond, from industry and academia discuss how they’re using AI, ML and DL technologies to solve real-world problems. They will also discuss the impact of AI on our social and personal lives.
Presenters will describe the local and global research landscape. Get insight on cutting edge publications from the top organizations and universities. Learn how the latest AI research is changing the frontiers of theory and practice.
Your chance to recruit new talent and learn what investors are looking for. Explore mentorship and guidance opportunities and ways to find product market fit.
Shoaib Makani & Inderjeet Singh
Dr Yaser Sheikh
Hosted by Mahlaqa
Baber Sheikh & Mohamad Charfeddine
Hosted by Dr Sohaib Khan
Dr Faisal Shafait
Dr Arif Mahmood
A Panel Discussion with Dr Yaser Sheikh, Dr Ihsan Qazi, Dr Faisal Shafait, and Dr Sarfaraz Khursheed
Moderated by Dr Maryam Mustafa
Panel Discussion with Selim Turki, Sarah Tariq, Manu Sharma, and Dr Faisal Shafait
Moderated by Inderjeet Singh
Hosted by Umair Tajammul
Dr Mohsen Ali
Dr. Sohaib Khan
A Panel Discussion with Faisal Aftab, Ali Rehan, and Zafar Khan
Moderated by Khurram Zafar
Yaser is Director of Meta Reality Lab, which he co-founded in 2015 to focus on building telepresence solutions, enabling remote interactions in AR/VR that are indistinguishable from reality.
Before founding Applied Intuition, Younis was a Partner and COO of Y Combinator, a prominent venture accelerator in Silicon Valley. Prior to Y Combinator, Younis founded a technology firm, which was later acquired by Google.
Shoaib founded Motive with the belief that connectivity and automation could unlock the potential of businesses that power the physical economy. He holds a BSc in Government and Economics from LSE.
Sarah leads the team responsible for Nvidia’s perception, localization, mapping, prediction, planning and control stacks. Earlier at Zoox, Sarah helped develop autonomous driving in challenging urban environments.
Nucleus is Scale’s dataset management platform for ML teams. Before joining Scale, Russell was the founder and CEO of Helia AI, a computer vision startup acquired by Scale in 2020.
She has been ranked one of the the 32 most influential people in dentistry by Incisal Edge. Prior to founding Overjet, she led product management at a Silicon Valley based healthcare startup Q Bio.
Dr Faisal is the co-founder and President of Addo. He has over 12 years experience on creating data analytics solutions to guide government and corporate entities and is an Associate Professor at ITU in Lahore
Faisal is the Managing Partner of Zayn BitRate Fund, a venture capital fund with focus on seed stage ventures in Pakistan. He has also been an investor in multiple Funds and an active Angel Investor for over 15 years.
Dr Agha Ali Raza is an Assistant Professor at LUMS and the founding director of the Center for Speech and Language Technologies (CSaLT). He received his Ph.D. from the Language Technologies Institute, at CMU.
Inderjeet heads engineering for AI, Safety, & Compliance products at Motive. He at Sun Microsystems and helped create the J2EE platform. Later at Google, he led the team to build the first payments system for Google Play.
Manu is an engineer, designer, and serial entrepreneur. He is the founder and CEO of Labelbox, an AI infrastructure software company. Earlier, he co-founded renewable energy and space exploration companies.