Workshops at CogX

Workshops

If 18 topics and 300 sessions aren’t enough to make your 3 days at CogX the most productive days of the year, sign up for side events and workshops to add to your schedule.

Whether you are a CEO, business leader, entrepreneur, policy maker, artist, engineer, academic or activist, there is something for you.

These intimate panel and moderated discussions will dig deeper into the latest topics and challenges but also, solutions to take away and apply straight away.

Workshop attendance is for CogX Ticket holders only. Claim your complimentary pass here.

Microsoft Workshops

Microsoft workshops are for senior executives.

The Alchemy of Delivering AI at the Edge
Date: Tuesday 9th June 2020
Time: 08:00 – 09:00

‘The Alchemy of Delivering AI at the Edge’ is brought to you exclusively by Microsoft as part of CogX 2020. Join two of Microsoft’s senior leaders and be the first to hear about the patterns they have identified behind the conversion of AI concepts into real, successful solutions, in a world where the vast majority of AI concepts die before seeing the light of day.

Microsoft’s Vaibhav ‘Vebz’ Panchal, Senior Tech Architect and Rishi Srivastava, Senior Digital Advisor will be your hosts, walking you through the various tools and methods that business and technology leaders need in their arsenal to turn AI concepts into a reality.

AI Business School Responsible AI Roundtable

Date: Wednesday 10th June 2020
Time: 08:00 – 09:00

Join Microsoft Services’ Chief Technology Officer Richard Potter for this invitation-only roundtable. Richard is renowned for his work with Microsoft customers and business leaders around the world, advising and helping them transform their business aspirations into reality.

RSVP to attend this AI Business School Roundtable where you will discuss, discover and explore how ethics and a responsible approach are key to realising the full value of the transformational technology of artificial intelligence.

IBM Workshops

IBM workshops are invite-only for senior executives.

Emerging stronger; How data and AI can be your differentiator

Date: Monday 8th June 2020
Time: 11:00 – 12:00

In this workshop IBM will explore how analysing data with AI can deliver competitive advantage; the practical steps to take to build the information platform needed to rapidly deploy AI; and how the right approach will help lead your organisation to better decision making and the ability to adapt to forthcoming challenges.

Advancing from adversity: re-imagining the Supply Chain for future resiliency

Date: Tuesday 9th June 2020
Time: 11:00 – 12:00

Learn how business leaders can use AI and other emerging technologies – including automation, blockchain and IoT – to create intelligent supply chains and achieve new levels of responsiveness. Identify what steps can be taken today – even in the midst of a real-life global supply chain stress test.

CognitionX Workshops

Integrating the CognitionX app across messaging platforms.

Date: Tuesday 9th June 2020
Time: 15:00 – 16:00

Learn more about how CognitionX helps organisations around the world access the expertise they have: how to connect with the right person across your organisation and wider network, regardless of what communication platform they use.

Unlocking the power of your organisation’s knowledge & skills

Date: Wednesday 10th June 2020
Time: 11:00 – 12:00

Learn how an accurate and up to date skills inventory, and re- and upskill pathways can help your organisation tackle ever increasing change.

Monday 8th June 2020

UCL AI Centre

Time: 11:00 – 12:00
Foundational AI (a mathematician’s take)

Book of the Future

Time: 13:00 – 14:00
The future of food

The Future Society

Time: 14:30 – 15:10
AI Divide: Should we be Afraid of AI Colonialism?

Bestpractice.ai

Time: 13:00 – 14:00
Boardroom AI briefing

Time: 16:00 – 17:00
Identifying and governing the risks of AI

Rainmaking

Time: 16:00 – 17:00
Navigating Uncertainty: How can CEOs confidently take informed bets that advance the innovation agenda?

Tuesday 9th June 2020

Marie Claire

Time: 07:30 – 09:00
Women in tech: Closing the gender gap in STEM

ODI

Time: 08:00 – 09:00
Why data sharing matters for business in the context of COVID 19

Rainmaking

Time: 11:00 – 12:00
The future of corporate venturing & R&D commercialisation

Book of the Future

Time: 13:00 – 14:00
The future car: a timeline to tomorrow

Aspen Institute

Time: 16:00 – 17:00
Tackling Online Abuse

The Royal Society of Literature

Time: 20:00 – 21:00
The RSL & CogX Online Book Club: Ted Chiang’s ‘The Lifecycle of Software Objects

Bestpractice.ai

Time: 16:00 – 17:00
AI for the C-suite

Wednesday 10th June 2020

Book of the Future

Time: 08:00 – 09:00
Future-proof your business

UCL AI Centre

Time: 13:00 – 14:00
AI for Sustainable Development

RSA

Time: 16:00 – 17:30
How do we cure the misinformation virus?