AI World Special Events

Take advantage of AI World’s Special Events & Expo Pass and find tangible solutions to help solve real-world business problems.

Special events include:


Wednesday 5:00 – 6:30 pm | Thursday 11:50 am – 6:35 pm | Friday 10:45 am – 1:45 pm

Explore solutions and strategic partnerships with leading AI providers with dedicated viewing hours each day: Click here for details.


AI World brings together a cross-industry delegation of 2,700+ attendees from across the AI ecosystem. Use our dedicated networking platform to make the connections you need to drive your AI initiatives forward, and take advantage of 15+ hours of open networking time throughout the day in the expo.


Wednesday 6:30 – 7:30 pm | Thursday 6:35 – 7:35 pm

Meetup events are hands-on gatherings where members and organizers get together to connect, discuss, and practice activities related to their shared interests. Join local Boston groups focused on AI trends, opportunities and challenges.


Wednesday 6:30 – 7:30 pm

Join our AI World speaking faculty covering a variety of critical business and technology topics in informal, small group format that allows all participants to meet potential collaborators, share examples from their own work, vet ideas with peers, and be part of a group problem-solving endeavor. Click here for details.


Wednesday 5:00 – 6:30 pm | Thursday 11:50 am – 6:35 pm | Friday 10:45 am – 1:45 pm

NEW at AI World Conference & Expo, the AI Data Science Hackathon will bring together innovative data scientists and developers from across the ecosystem to solve real-world data challenges in applying artificial intelligence and machine learning. Working in teams, participants will build and improve on pipelines, datasets, tools and other projects from fintech, insurance, healthcare, pharma, and more. Click here for details.


Thursday 12:00 – 6:30 pm

See tech demos and new products from industry leaders and exciting newcomers in our technology solutions theater, right on the expo floor. Click here for details.


Thursday 12:00 – 6:30 pm

Meet the next generation of AI entrepreneurs in the dedicated startup pavilion on the expo floor, featuring spotlight theater presentations, the second annual AI World Startup Awards and exhibit booths. Click here for details.

Workshop: Design x AI

Thursday 1:30 – 5:00 pm

We’ve recently entered into an exciting shift in technology, one led by developments in AI, that has brought with it new questions around ethics, reliability, safety and trustworthiness. While these questions will be addressed among many disciplines, it’s the role of the designer to interpret and translate the answers of the day to the end user. This workshop presents a forum for design practitioners, thought leaders and audience participants to discuss the design challenges that AI presents and possible strategies to move us forward. Click here for details.

RPA and Intelligent Automation

Friday 1:45 – 4:00 pm

Robotic process automation (RPA) provides businesses the capability to operate more efficiently with reduced resources. Furthermore, RPA is moving from the back office to the front and empowering knowledge workers. Hear from thought leaders and subject matter experts who will discuss leading use cases for intelligent automation and its advantages over machine learning approaches. Click here for details.


Dig deeper with daily conference sessions dedicated to some of the timeliest AI topics, open to all:


1:15 – 4:10 pm | SEMINAR 4: AI for Business Leaders

4:20 – 5:00 pm | Keynote Panel: XPRIZE


11:50 am – 12:20 pm | Keynote Presentation: Interactions & Constant Contact

1:30 – 5:05 pm | TRACK 9: Building Conversational Applications


10:50 am – 12:45 pm | Keynote Presentations: 451 Research, ScotiaBank, VMWare

1:45 – 4:45 pm | TRACK 16: AI & Robotics: State of the Practice