is a Czech visionary, entrepreneur, mentor and artificial intelligence popularizer. He believes science and technology can help people achieve higher, richer levels of existence.
After 30 years of a successful business IT career, Petr helps innovative teams in the field of Artificial Intelligence technology to grow into self-confident companies with global ambitions. He provides advice on fundraising, strategy and product management. He advise companies for cooperation with AI startups and help universities to engage in such ecosystem. He works closely with several AI startups.
“There is no room for borders between countries in the field of artificial intelligence. Our borders are limited only by our courage and curiosity, and every day they are moved.” says Petr Šrámek
Petr has been featured in the group of 28 AI leaders in the flagship WIPO study next to Nick Bostrom, Frank Chen, Martin Ford, Kai-Fu Lee, Andrew Ng, Ben Lorica and others. https://www.wipo.int/pressroom/en/articles/2019/article_0001.html.
Petr is a co-founder of the Platform on Artificial Intelligence at the Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic, a partner of the European Commission. He is a member of Peter Diamandis´s organization Abundance 360, Entrepreneur in Residence at Singularity University and High Commissioner for Czech Republic in the World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF).
You won’t find highly technical AI articles on this blog, nor will you read populist news. Petr’s aim is to use easy-to-understand language to explain real potential of AI technologies and their impact on our lives, and our future. Topics from a wide variety of AI-related fields as well as noteworthy events and publications are discussed here, Petr’s take on latest developments offered. Stay tuned.
The manner of educating children and adults is very slow to change and for several centuries now has continued to copy the same approaches based on memorization.
Eight startups from around the world vied for the attention and financial support of 20 Czech investors in Prague’s La Fabrika.
In March 2018, I was appointed a High Commissioner of the international World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF). This also means that the Czech Republic has obtained a position in this forum and thus access to the largest group of Business Angels in the world.
In the first phase, the AI Startup Incubator wants to support 25 companies and has USD 10 million available for two years.
In a very readable way, Max Tegmark, a professor of physics at MIT, explains the changes, opportunities and risks resulting from the rapid development of artificial-intelligence technologies.
Brown’s usual artistic props play a somewhat peripheral role in this story. It seems to be essential to find answers to the questions “Where did we come from?” and “Where are we headed?”
The first three maneuvers simulate Martian gravity and then lunar gravity. You can therefore experience walking at reduced gravity. The remaining 15 maneuvers will then really make you feel giddy.
Googleś machine-learning software has learned to replicate itself. It sounds impossible, but – it just happened.