SOURCE: Ayasdi


October 30, 2013 12:00 ET

Ayasdi Announces Data Incite 2013; Vinod Khosla to Keynote With Industry Leaders From Citi, GE, UCSF, U.S. Army, and Gartner

Register for Live Stream of Exclusive Event on November 13, 2013

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 30, 2013) - Ayasdi ( announced today that it will host an exclusive event entitled, "Data Incite 2013: Disrupting the Future with Data Science," on Tuesday, November 13, 2013 from 9 - 11am PT. Data Incite is a gathering of industry experts who will be discussing the future of data to drive future successful enterprises, enable innovation, and create breakthroughs that will solve our world's most complex and expensive problems.

Legendary entrepreneur and investor Vinod Khosla, Founding Partner at Khosla Ventures, will deliver the keynote address, revealing how we can unlock massive innovation with data. Khosla is recognized by the industry as the co-founder of Daisy Systems and founding CEO of Sun Microsystems where he pioneered open systems and commercial RISC processors. As the founder of Khosla Ventures, he focuses on impactful clean technology and information technology investments, including mobile technology.

Following the keynote, executives from GE, Citi, UCSF, Gartner, and special guest Ret. Gen. Chiarelli, will participate in a thought-provoking conversation about how the innovative application of data can impact businesses, transform industries, and change the world.

"With Data Incite, we're bringing together some of the best minds in technology, medicine, government, finance, and manufacturing to explore what's really possible when data is the centerpiece of their strategy," said Gurjeet Singh, Co-Founder and CEO of Ayasdi.

To learn more about this event and to register for the live stream, go to: and use #dataincite on Twitter.

The agenda for Data Incite 2013:

Opening Remarks:

  • Gurjeet Singh, Co-Founder and CEO, Ayasdi

Keynote: Disrupting the Future with Data Science

  • Vinod Khosla, Founder, Khosla Ventures

Panel: Where Will Data Take Us?

  • Merv Adrian, VP of Research, Gartner (Moderator)
  • Deborah Hopkins, Chief Innovation Officer, Citi
  • Geoff Manley, Vice Chairman of Neurology, UCSF
  • Rowan Chapman, Head of Precision Diagnostics, GE Healthcare
  • Gen. Peter Chiarelli (Ret.), 32nd Vice Chief of Staff, Army and CEO, One Mind for Research

Tuesday, November 13, 2013 at 9:00 am PT to 11:00am PT

To Register for the Live Stream
Data Incite 2013 will be available via live stream. Register at:

About Ayasdi
Ayasdi is transforming how the world uses data to solve complex problems. Founded in 2008 after a decade of research at Stanford, DARPA, and NSF, Ayasdi is pioneering a new approach for enterprises to automatically discover and operationalize insights from their data. Ayasdi's Insight Discovery platform uses Topological Data Analysis (TDA) combined with an ensemble of machine learning techniques to enable data scientists, domain experts, and business people to achieve value from their data without the need to write code, queries, or ask questions. Funded by Khosla Ventures, Institutional Venture Partners, GE Ventures, Citi Ventures, and FLOODGATE, Ayasdi's customers include General Electric, Citigroup, Merck, Anadarko, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the University of California San Francisco (UCSF), and Mount Sinai Hospital. To learn more, visit or follow us @ayasdi.

Ayasdi helps the world's biggest and most sophisticated organizations discover breakthroughs that change how we all live and work. People who share this passion can view Ayasdi career opportunities at here.

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