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Leading Artificial Intelligence and Data Science Conference Includes Industry Leaders in Keynotes and Sessions

LONDON – October 24, 2018 –, the open source leader in AI, today announced that the H2O AI World London, a two-day interactive community event including deep-dive technical sessions, will likely be the highest attended H2O AI World of all time. Attendees to the conference come from 33 different countries and represent all industries including financial services, retail, insurance, healthcare, marketing, manufacturing, automotive and more. The company also announced the complete lineup of forward thinking speakers from industry-leading organizations that include Barclays, Beeswax, BlueData,, Citi, IBM, ING, Intel, Knime, Macnica, NVIDIA, Tech Mahindra, Travelport and Wildbook.

The first day of H2O AI World London starts on October 29th and will feature hands-on technical deep dive training sessions for’s groundbreaking platforms, H2O Driverless AIH2O-3 and Sparkling Water, that empower data scientists and analysts of all levels to work on projects faster and more efficiently. These training sessions will provide new and existing users of technologies the information needed to optimize data science workflows. Due to overwhelming demand, will be offering a “Deep Dive into” training event again later in the year. Sign up to receive additional information as it becomes available by emailing

Day two of H2O AI World London on October 30th will feature keynote presentations from and several industry leaders highlighting the potential of AI and Machine Learning to solve real world problems. Speakers include: Sri Ambati, CEO and Founder at; Shanker Trivedi, Senior Vice President of Enterprise Business at NVIDIA; Gary Rapsey, Global Assurance Chief Innovation Officer at PwC; Jagdish Mitra, Chief Strategy Officer and Head of Growth Factories at Tech Mahindra; Paul Zikopoulos, VP of Cognitive Big Data Systems at IBM; and Dr. James Troman, Head of Data Science for FX Trading at Citi.

H2O AI World London will also include the ever popular and much-anticipated “Meet the Kaggle Grandmasters” panel, which will feature Kaggle Grandmasters from around the world, and enable attendees to listen and learn tips, tricks and insights on the latest in data science from the experts themselves. The current lineup of panelists includes:

● Marios Michailidis, @kazAnova, data scientist at highest global rank #1; currently #3

● Mathias Müller, @faron, data scientist at highest global rank #4; currently #25

● Mikel Bober-Irizar, @anokas, research intern at Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories (MERL) and high school student: highest #31; currently #34 and the youngest Kaggle Grandmaster at 17 years old

● Dmitry Larko, @dmitrylarko, senior data scientist at highest global rank #25; currently #41

● Branden Murray, @brandenkmurray, customer data scientist at highest global rank #48; currently #68

● Darragh Hanley, @darraghdog, senior principal AI engineer at Optum: highest global rank #44; currently #95

● Sudalai Rajkumar “SRK”, @srk senior data scientist at highest global rank #13; currently #122; currently #1 Kaggle Kernels Grandmaster and the top Kaggle Grandmaster in India

“We are excited to hold our first ever H2O AI World in London, and are thrilled to see the amazing interest and response from our community of users, customers and partners,” said Ingrid Burton, CMO at “It is clear that AI and machine learning technologies and platforms are making a difference and positive impact in every enterprise. We are eager to share our knowledge and expertise with this global audience.”

Join in London to connect with the community and learn how to harness the full value of AI, ML, deep learning and data science from industry-recognized speakers and hands-on training sessions. Register here to secure your spot.

For those interested in H2O AI World London but unable to be there live, make sure to view the live stream of the conference on October 30 here.

H2O AI World London 2018

● When: Monday, October 29 – Tuesday, October 30, 2018

● Cost: £349 for general admission

● Where: London Hilton on Park Lane – 22 Park Lane, London, W1K1BE

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