Edge AI and Vision Insights: May 4, 2022 Edition

Dear Colleague,2022 Embedded Vision Summit

In just less than two weeks, over 1,000 leading innovators, expert product developers, supplier technical specialists and accomplished entrepreneurs will be gathering (IN PERSON!) at the 2022 Embedded Vision Summit, happening May 16-19 in Santa Clara, California—and we couldn’t be more excited about the program that’s in store!

As the premier conference and tradeshow for practical, deployable computer vision and edge AI, the Summit focuses on empowering product creators to bring perceptual intelligence to products. This year’s Summit will feature 100+ expert speakers and 80+ exhibitors across four days of presentations, exhibits and deep-dive sessions.

If you haven’t already, grab your one- or two-day pass today and be sure to use promo code SUMMIT22-NL to save 15% when you register before May 16.

Ryad Benosman keynoteThe Summit team prides itself on highlighting speakers who bring unique insights and perspectives on computer vision and edge AI. Check out the three luminaries who’ll be kicking off the two main conference days of the Summit:

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ryad Benosman, a leader in neuromorphic sensing and computing, is a Professor at the University of Pittsburgh and an Adjunct Professor at the CMU Robotics Institute. Learn more about Ryad and his Keynote, Event-Based Neuromorphic Perception and Computation: The Future of Sensing and AI.

General Session Speaker: Zach Shelby, co-founder and CEO of Edge Impulse, is known for his pioneering work in IoT, low-power networks and machine learning development tools. Learn more about Zach and his General Session, How Do We Enable Edge ML Everywhere? Data, Reliability and Silicon Flexibility.

General Session Speaker: Ziad Asghar, Vice President of Product Management at Qualcomm, is the leader of Snapdragon roadmap planning and application processor technologies and drives the definition of products. Learn more about Ziad and his General Session, Powering the Connected Intelligent Edge and the Future of On-Device AI.

Our speakers are laser-focused on sharing tips, tricks, insights and technical know-how, so you can hit the ground running on your next project.

We’re talking about 85+ sessions and 100+ speakers spanning four robust tracks: Technical Insights, Enabling Technologies, Business Insights and Fundamentals.

Some emerging themes at this year’s Summit include:

  • Big leaps in performance and efficiency across algorithms, tools and processors
  • Democratizing edge AI by simplifying development
  • Deploying at scale
  • Making visual AI reliable and trustworthy

You’ll find the full schedule of sessions here.

You’ll find a record number of top-notch exhibitors and sponsors at the Summit— more than 80!— who are creating cutting-edge building-block technologies that are accelerating the future of AI and computer vision, including Premier Sponsors Edge Impulse and Qualcomm, as well as Platinum Sponsors Flex Logix and Intel.

They’ll be providing opportunities for you to see the latest commercially available processors, algorithms, libraries, development tools and services enabling vision and edge AI, helping you find the capabilities you’re looking for. Visit their booths and connect with their experts. From AWS to XMOS they’ll be at our Technology Exhibits, and you can see the full list in the Exhibitor Directory.

Brand new to the Summit are Deep Dive Days! These in-depth, in-person sessions allow attendees to go deep on a specific topic in visual AI at the edge. They’re happening Monday, May 16 and Thursday, May 19 and require separate registration from the Summit.

Check out the Deep Dive sessions:

Back for 2022 are two of the Summit’s most popular special events!

Vision Tank Start-Up Competition
Wednesday, May 18 | 4:50-5:55 pm
From a field with numerous highly-qualified applications, our judges have narrowed the field to five awesome finalists: Hummingbirds AI, linedanceAI, Oculi, Qlairvoyance, and Tempo Analytics. See these five early-stage start-ups battle it out on stage at the Vision Tank final round during the Embedded Vision Summit. They’ll pitch their company and product to a panel of judges in front of you, the live audience, in hopes of winning either the coveted Judges’ Choice Award or the Audience Choice Award. Not to be missed!

Edge AI and Vision Product of the Year Awards
Tuesday, May 17 | 6:00-6:30 pm
Come recognize the innovation and achievement of some of the industry’s leading companies that are enabling and developing products incorporating edge AI and computer vision technologies, winning in categories like processors, software and algorithms, cameras and sensors and more.

This is the Embedded Vision Summit’s 11th year. The Edge AI and Vision Alliance community remains vibrant and growing and, after two virtual Summits, we’re delighted to be back in person. If you haven’t registered yet, there’s still time: be sure to use promo code SUMMIT22-NL to save 15% when you register before May 16!

I look forward to seeing many of you face to face in Santa Clara, May 16-19!

Brian Dipert
Editor-in-Chief, Edge AI and Vision Alliance


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