Business: Cape Town-based start-up and social venue, BiCstreet is presenting AI World Series of talks and launching BiCflix.com – a new utility platform
|What: BiCstreet Talks- AI (Artificial Intelligence) World Series |
Where: In person attendance at BICstreet – Cape Quarter, 27 Somerset Rd, Green Point, Cape Town, 8005 or online
When: Starts March 10, 2022- runs for ten weeks
Facilitators: AI expert Dr Jacques Ludik in “creative interactive interview style” with Tony Kirkland
Cost: Virtual Global Attendance – $35 (around R527) per session. In-person physical attendance at the Cape Town Studio venue is $40 (around R603) per session and includes food and drinks. A 10% discount applies when purchasing the entire package of 10 sessions. There is also the option of a discounted unlimited video on demand (VOD) subscription, streaming after the event on BiCflix.com
Are you acquainted with the critical importance and implementations of Artificial Intelligence for your “platforms and enterprise departments”? Check out the ten week, Live Broadcasting event, BiCstreet Talks– AI (Artificial Intelligence) World Series, which will be presented in the Cape Quarter, Cape Town. (BIC- Business. Investment. Community). The AI World Series begins on March 10, 2022. The featured speaker is Cape based, Dr Jacques Ludik. He will be interviewed in a “creative interactive style” by Tony Kirkland- who hails from New York but now lives in Cape Town. They will help “decipher implications and significant market opportunities of Artificial intelligence and its impact across all industries, governance and lifestyle.” BiCstreet is a physical studio which was launched in The Cape Quarter, in 2020. The pandemic put everything on pause. As lockdown has been eased, BiCstreet has been presenting events with an audience-in-attendance and has also offered virtual options. See the featured image on this page- and get a sense of the light filled, stylish BICstreet studio. BiCstreet will broadcast on BiCflix.com – a utility platform. Watch this space for more news about events. Info for AI World Series, as supplied:
An EU, Cape Town-based start-up and social member venue kicks off an AI World Series of talks – aiming to create live-streaming productions for its new BiCflix.com utility platform
BiCStreet, a social member venue and studio in Cape Town. It is excited to announce the launch of its first BiCstreet Talks, in the form of a 10-week AI (Artificial Intelligence) World Series, taking place from March 10, 2022, featuring AI expert Dr Jacques Ludik.
BiCStreet (Business. Investment. Community) is a company focused on providing a social member venue for global professionals and start-ups to meet socially; launch events and network -under one roof in the Cape Quarter. “Cape Town offers a perfect global location for start-ups, business and remote working, in a post Covid pandemic world.”
Live Broadcasting event
The Live Broadcasting event which starts on March 10, 2022, is accessible for global attendees virtually (online) and for in-person attendance from BiCstreet´s Cape Town studio in the Cape Quarter. The event is geared for corporates, governments, businesses, start-ups and white-collar professionals, who need to understand the critical importance and implementations of Artificial Intelligence for their platforms and enterprise departments.
Dr Jacques Ludik – will focus on Artificial intelligence (AI)
Dr Jacques Ludik will be ‘serially interviewed’ each week in a ‘Vanity Fair interactive event style’, to extract critical information and knowledge, focusing on Artificial intelligence (AI) – a wide-ranging branch of computer science concerned with building smart machines, capable of performing tasks that typically require human intelligence. This means creating algorithms to classify, analyse, and how to draw predictions from data. It also involves ethical implications surrounding big data surveillance and its implementations across every industry from retail, finance, healthcare to governance and Internet of Things (IOT). These are terms Dr Ludik is very comfortable with as a smart technology entrepreneur, AI expert, founder of multiple AI companies and award-winning AI leader with a Ph.D. in Computer Science. Dr Ludik has 25 years’ experience in AI, Machine Learning and Data Science, and its applications. He is also a respected author. His latest book is titled, Democratizing Artificial Intelligence to Benefit Everyone.
BiCStreet will be sharing the doctor’s vast knowledge through this 10 week event program, to a global audience. As a start-up venue focused on business, investments, technology and community in a remote working world, this AI World Series falls perfectly into their long term growth strategy.
“This event is the beginning of a variety of BiCstreet talks to come, such as NFTs, Metaverse, CRISPR and more, to help enhance productivity and unlock value,” says founder, Robert Haastrup-Timmi.
BiCStreet Talks was created to share knowledge, awareness, and insight from those who are experts in their domains.
“We aim to interview all kinds of experts in their professional fields from around the world. Each episode, series, and talk will be live broadcasted and recorded for future viewings through our BiCflix.com video on demand platform,” says Bernadine Louis, COO.
Tony Kirkland will be in the interview seat- creative interactive style
Each episode session of the AI World Series, will see Tony Kirkland interviewing Dr Jacques Ludik, in a creative interactive style. Tony Kirkland hails from New York and is now based in Cape Town. He is a psychotherapist, turned author and runs a life and business coaching training company. Dr Jacques Ludik and Tony Kirkland will “help decipher implications and significant market opportunities of Artificial intelligence and its impact across all industries, governance and lifestyle.”
Non Fungible Certificate
After completion of the 10 week live series, attendees will be issued a Non Fungible Certificate: “NFC firstly enabled by BlockchainValley.info, is a new block chain distributed ledger and cryptocurrency project, currently undergoing regulatory token offering approval in the European Union.” This “utilisation block chain standard, aims to help authenticate certification of anything, provide proof of ownership, a notable form of identity, or proof of achievement, leading to significant cost efficiencies, fraud elimination B2C issuances, storage and block chain provenance.”
|BiCstreet Talks- AI (Artificial Intelligence) World Series– the topics for the ten weeks series: |
1. Democratizing AI to Benefit Everyone & AI as Key Exponential Technology in the Smart Technology Era
2. AI-driven Digital Transformation of the Business Enterprise
3. AI Revolutionizing Personalized Engagement for Consumer Facing Businesses
4. AI-powered Process and Equipment Enhancement across the Industrial World
5. Ultra-personalized AI-enabled Education, Precision Healthcare, and Wellness
6. AI’s Impact on Society, Governments, and the Public Sector
7. The Debates, Progress and Likely Future Paths of AI
8. Beneficial Outcomes for Humanity in the Smart Technology Era
9. Democratizing AI to Help Shape a Beneficial Human-centric Future
10. Towards Sapiens, the Human-centric User-controlled AI-driven Super Platform
Ticket options Virtual Global Attendance – $35 (around R527) per weekly session. In-person physical attendance at the Cape Town Studio venue is $40 (around R603) per session and includes food and drinks. A 10% discount applies when purchasing the entire package of 10 weekly sessions.
There is also the option of discounted unlimited Video on Demand (VOD) subscription streaming after the event on BiCflix.com.
Live and Virtual Attendance including subsequent Subscription VOD Streaming will launch on BiCflix by March 10, 2022, for onboarding. All paying attendees will be notified by email how to register and Onboard the BiCflix streaming platform, before the starting date by email. For programme information check out the website: www.bicstreet.com
DR JACQUES LUDIK BIOGRAPHY
Dr Jacques is a world-renowned technology entrepreneur, Artificial Intelligence (AI) expert, founder of multiple AI companies, including Machine Learning Institute Africa, Cortex Logic, author, and award-winning AI Leader with a Ph.D. in Computer Science (AI) and 25+ years’ experience in AI, Machine Learning & Data Science, and its applications. Dr Ludik’s latest book is titled “Democratizing Artificial Intelligence to Benefit Everyone” available on Amazon.
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