Registered Tech and M&A Executives
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"The word ‘robot’ first appeared nearly a century ago in a play by Czech writer Karel Čapek. His drama, R.U.R., an abbreviation for Rossum’s Universal Robots, proclaimed the promise – and threat – of replacing human workers with artificial beings.
Today, artificial intelligence underpins every technological innovation – from cloud infrastructure to the Internet of Things. It plays at the intersection of every sector – from automotive to semiconductors, consumer to retail, healthcare to the factory floor.
How will old line industrial firms adapt to this tectonic shift? How will incumbent tech giants respond to the massive disruption waged by Silicon Valley’s startups? Which technologies are hot and which are just hot air? Join us in May to explore answers to these questions."
- Mark Andress, Deputy Editor-Technology, Media & Telecom Group, Mergermarket