September 16, 2019
Orange Gardens
Paris-Châtillons, France


Orange and The Linux Foundation are pleased to welcome you at the LF AI Day* in Paris-Châtillon. Hosted at the Orange Gardens on 16 September 2019, this event will feature keynote speakers from leading operators and AI industry with a focus on open source strategies for machine learning deep leaning. During this event, various AI topics will be covered, including technical presentations, demonstrations of AI Marketplace and discussions of LF AI projects.

We hope to see you in Paris.

*LF AI Day is a regional, one-day event hosted and organized by local member with support from LF AI and its projects like Acumos AI, Angel, EDL and Horovod.

LF AI Day Paris Agenda
16 September, 2019 | Orange Gardens

8:30 – 9:10 |  Registration

9:10-9:30 | Welcome message, Nicolas Demassieux SVP, Orange Labs Research

9:30-9:50 | Building Sustainable Open Source AI Ecosystem, Ibrahim Haddad, Executive Director, LF AI Foundation

9:50-10:20 | Orange AI activities, Steve Jarrett VP, Orange Data & AI

10:20-10:50 | NTT’s Challenges of AI for Innovative Network Operation, Masakatsu Fujiwara, Project Manager, NTT Network Technology Laboratories

10:50 – 11:10 | Coffee break

11:10-11:40 | Acumos AI – Platform Overview, Releases and Use Cases, Anwar Aftab, Director, Inventive Science, AT&T Labs and TSC Chair LF AI Acumos

11:40-12:00 | We make AI accessible, Jamil Chawki, Intrapreneur-CEO Orange AI Marketplace and Chair of the LF AI Outreach Committee

12:00-12:30 |  Trusted AI – Reproducible, Unbiased and Robust AI Pipelines using OpenSource, Romeo Kienzler, Chief Data Scientist, IBM Center for Open Source Data and AI Technologies

12:30-13:00 | Activities in LF AI and Acumos, Nimish Radia, Head of Global AI Accelerator, Ericsson

13:00 – 14:00 | Lunch

14:00- 14:20 | Acumos & Orange AI Marketplace demonstration, Philippe Dooze, Project Technical Lead Orange Labs Networks

14:20- 14:40 | DT Network analytics and AI, Wolfgang Woelker, Deutsche Telekom (TBC)

14:40-15:10 | Nokia, AI and Open Source, Philippe Carré, Senior Specialist Open Source, Nokia Bell-Labs & CTO

15:10-16:00 | Startups Panel discussion, Barriers for AI development, François Tillerot, Intrapreneur-CMO, Orange AI Marketplace, Rahul Chakkara, Co-Founder, Manas AI, Laurent Depersin, Research & Innovation Home Lab Director, Interdigital, Marion Carré, CEO Ask Mona

16:00 – 16:10 | Closing Session