Artificial Intelligence: A way to compete!

IVAs division for Information Technology together with Husqvarna Group and BootstrapLabs, would like to invite you to Artificial Intelligence: A way to compete!

IVA Konferenscenter, Grev Turegatan 16, Stockholm
Wednesday, 29 August, 2018 17:00 - 19:00 CET

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Welcome to a seminar about applied AI. What business strategy decisions must be made and what knowledge - about what is needed? We will discuss threats and opportunities, and AI on the Top Management agenda.


17:00. Welcome to seminar - Tuula Teeri, president IVA and Staffan Truvé, chairman IVA Information Technology

17:05. Applied AI Disruption: Threats and Opportunities - Nicolai Wadström, Founder & CEO BootstrapLabs (The presentation will include time for discussions and questions)                    

17:50. AI on the Top Management Agenda - Cristina Petrescu, Executive Vice President, Public, Healthcare & Welfare Tieto, Åsa Söderström Winberg, boardmember Vattenfall, JM, Delete Oy and Anders Johanson, SVP Group Technology Office & CTO Husqvarna; Adj. Professor KTH

18:15. The Husqvarna Group AI lab - Ulf Axelsson, Director Digital Business Architecture                       

18:30. Panel discussion: Anders JohansonNicolai WadströmBen Levy, Co-founder BootstrapLabs, James E Blom, Global Venture Partner Corp Dev, US Gov., National Labs

19:00. Mingle


All discussions are moderated by Katarina Andersson, journalist Breakit.

Andersson has made the radio series Uppkopplad and Robotarna kommer for Swedish Radio, Podcast Digitalisterna and previously been Aftonbladet's Silicon Valley correspondent in San Francisco and reported about startups and technology giants.



Founded in 2008, BootstrapLabs is a Venture Capital firm based in Silicon Valley and focused on Applied Artificial Intelligence. As entrepreneurs themselves they invest early in potentially disruptive technology startups with global potential.
Key sectors of interest include Transportation, Logistic, FinTech, Future of Work (FoW), Security, Internet of Things (IoT), HealthTech and others. Learn more here


Husqvarna Group

Husqvarna Group is a global producer of outdoor power products for forest, park and garden care. The Group's products and solutions are sold under brands including Husqvarna, Gardena, McCulloch, Poulan Pro, Weed Eater, Flymo, Zenoah and Diamant Boart via dealers and retailers to consumers and professionals in more than 100 countries. Learn more here

Contact information

Linda Olsson
Project Manager
Phone +46 8-791 29 06

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