VIEW 2017: Sixth Annual Vision Industry and Entrepreneur Workshop (with CVPR 2017)
Jan 27, 2017 at 12:16 am in by Computer Vision Central
VIEW 2017 will continue to bridge the industry and academic communities within CVPR by fostering participation by companies, research labs and startups. This year’s event will be well integrated with the CVPR Industry EXPO 2017. Highlights include:
- Industry Spotlights, for participants to highlight their solutions, products and companies. It will serve the spotlights for the CVPR Industry Expo participants, a recruiting pitch for companies, and publicity for startups.
- Shark Tank Contest, based on our successful venture pitch contest over the past two years. Contestants will pitch their ideas to a panel of venture capitalists, investors and entrepreneurs. We provide access to coaching mentors and networking for successful pitches.
- For information on program and speaking opportunities, please contact view2017 at computervisioncentral.com
Who should attend?
- CVPR Industry Expo participants – Showcase your company, recruit, tell them why visit your booth.
- CV, ML Startups – Present your big idea, meet investors, potential partners and customers.
- Investors – See new products and ideas, computer vision has huge potential.
- Chris Jones, VP Technology IRobot.
- Samson Timoner, Founder of Scalable Display Technologies, Mythical Labs
- Shahid Azim, Founder of Lantos, Quanttus.
- Mark Nitzberg, Founder of Blightsite, SmartLeaf.
- Stan Reiss, General Partners @ Matrix Partners
- Jason Sager, Founder Sagely Health
- Hillel Bachrach, Serial Entrepreneur and Managing Partner of the investment fund HealthCare Partners LLC
In 2016 we had around $4000 worth of total prizes, including the following:
- Two NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan X (Sponsored by NVIDIA)
- A Google Cloud Platform Credit for $1000 (Sponsored by Google)
- An Amazon Echo and Amazon Tap (Sponsored by A9.com)
Snapshots from past VIEWs
- Sek Chai, SRI International Sarnoff
- Arnab Dhua, A9.com
- Himanshu Arora, A9.com
- Samson Timoner, Entrepreneur
- Ziayn Wu, Siemens
- Yu Wang, Ambarella Inc
- Terry Boult, UCCS