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AI in 2024: Real Talk, Industry Trends, Hot Takes & Weird Flexes​

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

06:15 PM - 07:45 PM

Austin Central Library

710 W Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701, USA

This event will be held in person and online.

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Registration and Attendance Instructions


Join us at the Austin Central Library, 710 W. César Chávez St. where you will be checked in at the front desk. Parking information can be found here.

In-person attendees, please join us from 5:15 to 6:15 for networking and food. We look forward to chatting with you face-to-face!


Once you register via Ticketbud, you will receive the direct Zoom link on your confirmation email. You will also receive the Zoom link in a reminder email one day before the event.

About the Speaker

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Paco Nathan, Managing Partner, Derwen, Inc.

Paco Nathan, Managing Partner at Derwen, Inc., and author of Latent Space, along with other books, plus popular videos and tutorials about machine learning, natural language, graph technologies, and related topics. Known as a "player/coach", with +40 years of tech industry experience, ranging from Bell Labs to early-stage start-ups. Werner Herzog is his spirit animal.

Board member for; Advisor for KUNGFU.AIDataSpartan; Lead committer on PyTextRankkglab. Formerly: Director, Community Evangelism for Apache Spark at Databricks.

Long, long ago, when the world was much younger, Paco led a media collective/indie bookstore/performance art space / large online community called FringeWare. Beginning in 1992, this was one of the first online bookstores and likely the first commercial use of a chat bot on the Internet.

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