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Artificial Intelligence (AI) / Robotics Venture Fair & Showcase

Come see the top AI/Robotics companies in Pittsburgh raising investment today.

Join Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), the #1 ranked computer science school and nationally acclaimed Robotics Institute, along with Innovation Works, Inc., one of the top seed investors in the country, for a one-day event on May 23, 2018 showcasing 15-20 of the region’s most exciting artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics startups!

Over the past few years, local research universities, CMU and the University of Pittsburgh have put Pittsburgh on the map for AI and robotics start-up activity which has attracted the research offices of some of the most innovative companies including Google, Uber, Amazon, Facebook, Apple, Ford, Delphi, GE, Autodesk, Bosch, Tata, Target and investment from top-tier VCs from around the world.


9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Registration, continental breakfast, and networking

10:00 AM – 12:00 PM Company presentations

12:00 PM – 12:45 PM A luncheon fireside chat with Andrew W. Moore, the Dean of the renowned School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University will discuss Pittsburgh’s AI ecosystem and why it is unique to the intersecting pieces of AI technology.

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM – Company presentations

2:30 PM – 4:00 PM One-on-one meetings with presenting companies

4:00 PM – 4:10 PM Dave Mawhinney, Carnegie Mellon, Executive Director of the Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship; Donald H. Jones Center for Entrepreneurship

4:10 – 6:00 pm Networking Reception

Innovation Works, 2000 Technology Drive Pittsburgh, 15219