LOS ANGELES, Feb. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- SparkCognition, an Austin-based artificial intelligence company, has been selected to present at the annual Montgomery Summit in Santa Monica, Calif. on March 7 and 8. SparkCognition's Founder and CEO, Amir Husain, will present the company's business strategy, technology, and market positioning to an invited audience of 1,000 entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and venture capitalists.
"I am thrilled to present at The Montgomery Summit and share SparkCognition's vision, values, and technological advancements in the field of artificial intelligence," said Husain. "SparkCognition's unparalleled technology continues to surpass expectations, and this summit is a great opportunity to view how AI is advancing the industry at large."
One of the fastest growing AI companies in the country, SparkCognition is a global leader in artificial intelligence and continually seeks to drive advancements in the "AI 3.0" revolution. SparkCognition's cutting-edge technology and innovative approach to the field of AI landed the company a top 20 listing on CNBC's 2017 Disruptor 50, and has been recognized for two years in a row on the CB Insights AI 100 list. With a concentration in industrial, defense, and finance industries, SparkCognition serves renowned companies such as Boeing, Invenergy, and Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems America.
"This year's Summit will be an exclusive opportunity for leading emerging private companies to showcase their innovations to a room of entrepreneurs and investors and forge connections to take their businesses to the next level," said Jamie Montgomery, founder of The Montgomery Summit. "We continue to see the best and brightest presenters nominated from a range of industries, from Enterprise AI to FinTech, and look forward to the insight and expertise they will bring to this year's conference."
This year, a global committee of senior investors from top venture capital and growth funds, prior Summit attendees, researchers, entrepreneurs, Summit partners, and Summit staff selected 140 companies to present from over 4,000 nominations. Nominations were evaluated by each company's sector, stage, growth and engagement metrics, as well as criteria including management, vision, and more.
In addition to presentations from CEOs of top private growth companies, the two-day event features industry leaders and top innovators in a series of keynotes, panels, and salons. Additional speakers at this year's Summit include George Kurtz, CEO & Co-Founder, Crowdstrike, Tom Siebel, CEO of C3 IoT, Sue Siegel, Chief Innovation Officer at GE & CEO of GE Ventures, Sam Walker, Author, The Captain Class: The Hidden Force that Creates the World's Greatest Teams, and Julie Sweet, CEO of Accenture. Additionally, the Summit will feature The Rise of the Female Entrepreneur program on March 8th, which will highlight the rising role of female entrepreneurs and investors in the technology world. Co-chaired by by Niloo Howe, Chief Strategy Officer at RSA, Meredith Finn, Senior Director at Salesforce Ventures, and Cack Wilhelm, Partner at Accomplice VC, the event will be keynoted by Sallie Krawcheck, founder and CEO of Ellevest and Sukhinder Singh Cassidy, founder and chairman of theBoardlist.
A highly-awarded artificial intelligence company, SparkCognition offers business-critical solutions for enterprise customers in energy, oil and gas, manufacturing, finance, aerospace, telecommunications, defense, and security. For more information on the company, its technology and team, please visit http://www.sparkcognition.com.
About The Montgomery Summit
The Montgomery Summit gathers an invited group of entrepreneurs, senior investors, and leading executives to discover the most important innovations in business and technology. The event features two days of presentations, keynotes, panels, and salons in Santa Monica, Calif. Previously known as The Montgomery Technology Conference, the Summit has for more than a decade provided unparalleled opportunities to meet a diverse blend of technological visionaries and innovators from all over the world. For more information, visit www.montgomerysummit.com.
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