Cognitive Analytics – OTC 2017

May 2017 – Amir Husain speaks at Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) 2017 on Cognitive Analytics.

The Smart Technology Revolution: Augmented Reality and AI

March 2017 – Amir Husain speaks at Enterprise IOT Summit 2017 about the benefits AI brings to augmented reality.

AI & Real Time Intelligence for IoT – AI World Conference & Expo 2016

Nov 2016 – Amir Husain speaks at AI World Conference & Expo 2016 in San Francisco on the importance of AI in IoT.

UT Austin Computer Science Dept. 50th Anniversary – Alumni Showcase

Oct 2016 – Amir Husain shares how he fell in love with computer science at the University of Texas at Austin Computer Science Dept.’s 50th Anniversary.

Applying Deep Learning at Scale for Financial Applications

July 2016 – Amir Husain, spoke at the CME Group Tech Talk 5.0 in London about how Deep Learning can enhance financial software applications.

SparkSecure at CISO BFSI Summit 2016

April 2016 – Amir Husain, spoke on a new Approach to Security at the CISO BFSI Summit in New York City, at the Roosevelt Hotel.

SXSW Interactive 2016 – Can Austin Rule the AI World?

March 2016 – Amir Husain participates in an AI panel at SXSW 2016 Interactive. Find out why they believe Austin is the hub for all things cognitive. Why has this concentration developed here? What does Austin offer as a competitive advantage in this field that is not offered by other locations?

SparkCognition named Winner of Nokia’s 2015 Open Innovation Challenge

November 2015 -Amir Husain, CEO of SparkCognition, presents at the Nokia Open Innovation Challenge 2015 (NOIC). SparkCognition is the only US company named winner, among 100’s of international innovators, for the NOIC.

Amir Husain, named Top Technology Entrepreneur of the Year

November 2015 -Amir Husain, Founder and CEO of SparkCognition, takes home award for Top Techpreneur of 2015 by Austin Business Journal.

Amir Husain speaks about the problems facing the energy sector

September 2015 -Amir Husain, SparkCognition’s Founder & CEO, speaks at the Pacific Defense Energy Summit in Honolulu Hawai’i on SparkCognition solutions and how they’re benefiting industry leaders.

Amir Husain joins Chairman Michael McCaul to speak on SparkCognition’s latest solution, Project Ares

August 2015 – Michael McCaul, Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, speaks on the current global cybersecurity threats the US faces every day. SparkCognition, in collaboration with Circadence, unveiled Project Ares, a solution targeted at cybersecurity readiness.

Amir Husain joins industry leaders on a panel at the Industrial Internet Energy Summit

June 2015 – Amir Husain, Founder and CEO of SparkCognition, speaks on where advanced Internet of Things solutions are today and how they are benefiting organizations around the world.

How One Wild Duck is Outsmarting Hackers with Help from IBM Watson

May 2015 – Austin-based startup SparkCognition is ushering in a new model of IT security to protect a newly connected world. The old paradigm, based on signatures and blacklists, “will land us in a world of hurt,” says president and CEO Amir Husain in our data security podcast. “Our only hope is software-based intelligence.”

Amir’s acceptance speech after SparkCognition was chosen as a 2015 Austin A-List Startup!

May 2015 – SparkCognition was voted a 2015 A-List Startup! SparkCognition was evaluated on multiple parameters during the selection process, including core innovation and value proposition, scalability, ability to thrive, leadership team and sustainability.

Amir launches SparkSecure 3.0 at World of Watson 2015

May 2015 – Amir Husain, Founder and CEO of SparkCognition, launches the latest version of SparkSecure at World of Watson 2015 in Brooklyn, New York

Amir participates on a panel at ETS15

March 2015 – SparkCognition Founder and CEO, Amir Husain, talks about the future of Big data and analytics in the Energy sector. Energy Thought Summit (ETS) events bring the world’s thought leaders together to debate the state and future of energy.

Amir talk at SXSW Interactive

March 2015 – Amir Husain joins a panel at SXSW Interactive to discuss the relationship between AI and Big Data and how it will impact our future.

Amir speaks at the IBM Watson launch at Astor Place, NYC

October 2014 – SparkCognition CEO, Amir Husain in conversation with the IBM Watson CMO, Steve Gold at World of Watson, Astor Place, New York

Amir speaks at the IBM Ecosystem at Scale event

October 2014 – Amir Husain, CEO of SparkCognition, shares SparkCognition’s experiences working with IBM Watson.

Amir’s talk on Cognitive Computing & AI at The University of Texas at Austin

September 2014 – How AI will change big data software development

Interview with Cloud Tech Site, May 2012 (audio)

Interview with “The Innovators” inflight entertainment program on Delta Airlines, 2011 (audio)