Silicon Valley
A.I. Summit

Palo Alto, CA • June 23 at 1:30PM

F50 and Cheetah Mobile co-hosted a private gathering for Silicon Valley founders and investors in the Artificial Intelligence ecosystem at the Silicon Valley A.I. Summit on Thursday, June 23 in Palo Alto.

The A.I. Summit brought together top influencers and founders from leading A.I. companies who shared their insights on this rapidly growing sector and the disruptive technologies paving the future of A.I. Following the presentations, guests were able to conduct meetings and network at the cocktail reception.

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Attending firms included:

• Cheetah Robotics • Cybernaut Venture Capital • Fosun Kinzon Capital
• Function Capital • Greylock Partners • Intel Capital
• IPV Capital • iResearch Capital • LDV Partners
• Morningside Venture Capital • Motus Ventures • Nautilus Venture Partners
• NetPosa Technologies • New Horizon Capital • Presidio Ventures
• Rising Tide Fund • Shunwei Fund • SK Telecom Ventures
• WestSummit Capital • WI Harper Group




Co-Founder & CEO
Arterys Inc. opens medical imaging to the power of the cloud. Arterys developed 4D Flow technology, which generates precise measurements of blood flow noninvasively and non-radiatively anywhere in the body.


Founder & CEO
David is a pioneer, believer, and a passionate leader of entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley. He has founded several companies in the valley and also created Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs & Startups, the world’s largest entrepreneur community, Silicon Valley Android Developers, the largest Android F2F community, and a variety of other grassroot communities in Silicon Valley.


Founder & CEO
As the Founder and CEO of Lumiata, AshDamle drives the company’s mission of leveraging medical AI to power more precise risk and care management. The LumiataMedical Graph combines multi-sourced health data with medical knowledge,analyzes the complex relationships between them, and provides precise, clinically-relevant, auditable analytics in real-time.


Founder & CEO
Catalia Health
Dr. Cory Kidd is the founder and CEO of Catalia Health, a patient care management company. The company develops a hardware and software platform that uses a combination of psychology and artificial intelligence to engage patients through interactive conversations.


IBM Watson
Mr. Zong Ling, Ph. D., is currently a Senior Software Engineer / Scientist in IBM Almaden Research Center, located in San Francisco Bay Area (the Silicon Valley) of Northern California, USA. Dr. Ling has been working at IBM Almaden Research Center for about 20 years, with primary focus on performance evaluation of IBM data storage products and cloud storage systems.


5D Robotics
Phil is CMO and VP Commercial Sales at 5D Robotics and joined the team in 2015. He brings a wealth of global and high technology business experience to the team. Phil is leading our charge into Industrial, Mapping & Inspection, and Automotive markets. 5D Robotics, Inc. (5D) is a software services company applying groundbreaking robotic innovations to make robots more intelligent and helpful.


Cheetah Mobile
Sheng Fu is CEO of Cheetah Mobile. Mr. Fu has built Cheetah Mobile into the world’s largest mobile tool developer, China’s second largest Internet and mobile Internet security company, and China’s fourth largest Internet software company. On May 8, 2014, he led the successful listing of Cheetah Mobile on the NYSE.


Alex is CEO of Conversica, the first company to apply artificial intelligence to lead engagement for Sales and Marketing organizations. Alex is an accomplished general manager and leader with over 20 years of management experience in high-growth SaaS companies, including Become, Zoomerang, NeoEdge Networks and Time Warner/AOL.


Founder & CEO
Sightline Innovation


Check-in & Registration
Welcoming Remarks
David Cao - Founder & CEO, F50
Cheetah Mobile
Fu Sheng - Founder & CEO
A.I. Discussions
Fabien Beckers, Ph. D. - Co-Founder & CEO
Ash Damle - Founder & CEO
5D Robotics
Phil Mann - CMO
Iran Ben-Gal - Founder & Chairman
Sightline Innovation
Wallace Trenholm - Founder & CEO
Alex Terry - CEO
IBM Watson
Zong Ling, Ph. D.
Closing Remarks
Networking Reception
Event Concludes


Cheetah Mobile, the world’s leading mobile tools provider, is dedicated to providing a faster, safer and easier mobile experience for its global users. Today the company is a leading mobile application developer, the #2 largest internet and mobile security corporation in China and the #3 global non-gaming developer on Google Play. By the end of December 2015, Cheetah Mobile’s apps have been downloaded over 2.3 billion times worldwide and mobile Monthly Active Users have exceeded 634 million.


Dentons is the largest global law firm with about 7,000 lawyers worldwide serving more than 125 offices across 50-plus countries ( A top 20 firm on the Acritas 2015 Global Elite Brand Index, the Firm is committed to provide clients with the competitive edge in an increasingly complex and interconnected marketplace. Driven to provide clients a competitive edge, and connected to the communities where its clients want to do business, Dentons knows that understanding local cultures is crucial to successfully completing a deal, resolving a dispute or solving a business challenge and by responding to the local, regional, national, cross-border needs of a broad spectrum of clients of all sizes — individuals; entrepreneurs; small businesses and startups; local, regional and national governments, and government agencies; and mid-sized and larger private and public corporations, including international and global entities.

Silicon Valley Robotics is a not-for-profit coalition of robotics companies and startups, including current sponsoring members, Jabil, Fetch Robotics, Bosch, SoftBank Robotics, SRI International, EandM Engineering and SICK Sensor Intelligence. Silicon Valley Robotics supports the innovation and commercialization of robotics technologies. We host the Silicon Valley Robot Block Party, networking events, investor forums, a directory, jobs board and provide additional services and information for members, including an annual global robotics startup competition and reports on aspects of the emerging robotics industry. Membership in Silicon Valley Robotics is now open to organizations and individuals who are directly engaged in robotics and support the aims of the organization. We also welcome affiliates, both as individuals and companies or organizations, who support Silicon Valley Robotics but are not directly engaged in the production of robots or robotic research and development.

IBM Watson is a technology platform that uses natural language processing and machine learning to reveal insights from large amounts of unstructured data.
Watson is pioneering a new partnership between man and machine that expands everyone’s expertise. Watson analyzes unstructured data, 80% of all data today is unstructured. This includes news articles, research reports, social media posts and enterprise system data.
Watson can answer your customers’ most pressing questions, quickly extract key information from all documents and reveal insights, patterns, and relationships across data.

The Government of Israel Economic Mission to the West Coast is responsible for enhancing bi-national trade relations between the West Coast and Israeli business communities. The main fields of activity include promoting trade and exports, attracting and encouraging foreign investments and creating strategic cooperation with foreign companies. By leveraging its networking capacity and industry knowledge in Israel and the Western United States, the Economic Mission is able to seamlessly engage prospective business partners half a world apart.