[Socrates] Industry 4.0 - Technology Insights Talk Series - Friday, March 9, from 5 pm - 7pm, Tech Incubator
Ying.Zhou at qc.cuny.edu
Thu Mar 8 06:25:01 EST 2018
You are invited to our Technology Insights Talk Series at the Tech Incubator this Friday, March 9, from 5 pm to 7 pm. The Tech Incubator is a one story building between the Student Union and Razran Hall, also known as CEP Hall 2.
Sascha Eder, Co-founder and COO of NewtonX is giving a talk on one of the hottest topics in the business world: Industry 4.0.
The talk will provide insights into the next wave of industrialization covering robotics, IoT and other technologies that disrupt the manufacturing space like the automotive industry. What improvements do these technologies bring and how does it affect us? The talk will give an overview of the different technologies, main players and provide real life case study examples.
The presentation is a result of insights from top research institutions and interviews with Industry 4.0 experts. NewtonX is a technology focused expert network.
The talk will be from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm. Participants can network before and after the talk.
Co-founder of NewtonX
Born and raised in Germany, Sascha spent his days as a professional soccer player and track & field athlete of the German national team until he discovered his passion for technology while studying in Paris. After completing his Master of Entrepreneurship and Technology at MIT, Sascha joined McKinsey on the West Coast to help large tech companies define their VR, AI and Big Data strategies. At McKinsey he meets his co-founder Germain and together they founded NewtonX, the world's first AI-powered knowledge marketplace.
NewtonX's mission is to enable any company in the world access the knowledge they need by connecting to the right expert.
Founded 1 year ago in San Francisco by Sascha and his co-founder Germain, NewtonX leverages machine learning to improve speed, costs, and quality of knowledge access over its competitors.
A proprietary Knowledge Graph granularly maps the expertise of each expert.
Today NewtonX has clients among consulting firms, hedge funds, PE, VCs, Fortune 500 and scaled to $1 million in annualized revenues in 1 year.
NewtonX is seed funded and located at Queens College and Grand Central Tech, former New York Facebook Headquarters.
Tech Incubator at Queens College
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