June 26-27 - New York - O'Reilly's Artificial Intelligence conference - Put AI to Work . Sign up for Neural networks for time series analysis using Deeplearning4J training.
May 20-21 - Skymind Academy San Francisco's Deeplearning4j Workshop: Prototyping and Deploying Models to Production. Sign Up Here.
May 23, 2017 - Driverless car startups should focus on solving real-world problems and having sustaining revenue model rather than worrying about quick exit, comments Amy Gu, Partner at Hemi Ventures and Josh Hartung, CEO of Polysync in today's Financial Times article: Driverless car inspire a new gold rush in California
May 22, 2017 - “Google is applying machine and deep-learning to about 2,500 different use cases internally now. Apple should be doing the same,” asserted Chris Nicholson, CEO of Skymind, the creators of the DL4J deep learning library in a recent Tech Crunch article. He also commented on Google's AI stack, “The question is: how easy is it?” says Chris Nicholson, [...] “Do you have to be a Google engineer to understand the stack?” in a Wired article.
April 19, 2017 - Hemi Ventures' managing partner, Amy Gu, shared her insights on fund formation on a panel at Orrick law firm.
April 17, 2017 - Point One has shared their data from their winning run at the SelfRacingCars event this April. High precision localization data and camera data available to anyone: https://lnkd.in/gQCdStt
April 2, 2017 - Hemi Ventures' portfolio company, Point One, wins self-driving car race at the Thunderhill West race track in Northern California.
March 29, 2017 - “Safety is really not about the 99 per cent use case, it is about the .00001 per cent of the time something crazy happens,” explains Josh Hartung, founder of PolySync, a start-up that makes software for self-driving cars.
February 28, 2017 - Hemi Ventures' portfolio company, Starsky Robotics, came out of stealth. The company has already used its autonomous trucks for paid jobs, including a 5,000-lb haul covering 140 miles, with 85% of those driven by the truck itself.
January 20, 2017 - Hemi Ventures' Founding Partner, Amy Gu, to be a judge at MIT Technology Review's "The world's top ten breakthrough technology in 2017" China showcase on February 21
December 6, 2016 - Business Insider names our portfolio company, Skymind, as one of the top enterprise startups to work for in 2017. Skymind cofounder Adam Gibson and top engineer Josh Patterson were tapped by famed tech publisher O'Reilly to write its guide to "deep learning," a core technology in building AI
November 17, 2016 - Hemi Venture's portfolio company, PolySync, wins 2016 Top Ten Automotive Startups™ Competition At LA Auto Show's AutoMobility LA™. PolySync was chosen for developing an operating system that helps to simplify and accelerate the development, testing and implementation of autonomous driving technologies