AI in Future Technologies


About this track

AI is utilized in numerous different ways and in almost every industry. It’s development is fast and possibilities limitless.

In this track we will take a look of how AI will shape the future, what do we need to take into consideration regarding its ethics, what AI can do for Smart City development and how can AI benefit your business.

Collaborative partner

AI Hub Tampere


AI for Smart City  Ethics of AI
AI in Mobility  |  Protection of Trend Technologies
Utilization of AI for different industries  |  And more…



Wednesday 29th | Room: iSense

08:30 Doors open
09:00 – 09:15 Opening speech  by Pekka Sivonen, Business Finland
09:15 – 09:45 CONFERENCE KEYNOTE, Markus Wissmann, Director, Operations&Sales, Smart Cities at Cisco Systems

AI in Future Tech | Room: TBA

10:00 – 10:30

Ethics of AI and shape recognition,
Heikki Huttunen, Tampere University

10:40 – 11:10 “TBA” Iftikhar Ahmed, Tieto

11:20 – 11:50 “TBA”, Antti Myllymäki, Head of Artificial Intelligence, OP Financial Group

11:50 – 13:15 Lunch

13:15-13:45 AI for UI: How AI technology may support human-technology interaction, Roope Raisamo, Tampere University

13:50-14:20 Autonomous vehicles – a challenge and an opportunity, Petri Kaiske, Head of Operations, Unikie

14:20-14:50 Robot cars and their ecosystems,
Mikko Hurskainen, Roboride

14:50 – 15:20 Coffee

15:20-15:50 “TBA” Heikki Sassi, Futuriot

16:00-16:30 “TBA”

Thursday 30th | Room: TBA

10:00 – 10:30 New Interaction Paradigms in the Age of Artificial Intelligence – Human-AI Collaboration to Amplify the Mind, Albrecht Schmidt, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

10:40 – 11:10 “TBA”

11:20 – 11:50 Insta

11:50 – 13:15 Lunch

13:15 – 13:45 Protection of trend technologies – IPR, Marjut Lattu-Hietamies, European Patent Attorney, Berggren

13:50 – 14:20 How to create AI-powered software to help patients and doctors and how to take regulation and ethics into account, Juha Vaaraniemi, Data Business Designer, Solita

14:20 – 14:50 Open or shared data – challenges and opportunities, Marko Turpeinen, 1001 Lakes Avoin Data 

15:00 – 15:30 “TBA”
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee & networking


More updates coming soon…