Upcoming events

    • 24 Oct 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Industry RiNo Station, 3858 Walnut Street, Denver, CO
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    Join the Denver Business Series for this informative panel discussion led by the leaders of the artificial intelligence ("AI") revolution in Colorado on Wednesday, October 24, from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. at Industry RiNo Station, 3858 Walnut Street.  From explaining what AI is to debating the ethics and implications surrounding the field, these pioneering leaders will explain where we are headed and how Colorado companies are leading the charge.

    When: Wed, October 24, 5:30 - 8:00 pm
    Where: Industry RiNo Station, 3858 Walnut Street, Denver
    Parking: Across the street on the corners of Walnut St & 38th St. (Parking Info)


    Dan Connors - Chief Technology Officer, Boulder AI

    Mike Moses - Chief Executive Officer, Red Mountain Scientific

    Moana Sato - Data Manager, AMP Robotics

    Jay Swartz - Chief Science Officer, Blackbox AI


    Alvin McBorrough - Co-Founder & Managing Partner, OGx Consulting

    Speakers & Moderator Bios

    Dan Connors
    Chief Technology Officer, Boulder AI
    Dan Connors is co-founder and CTO at Boulder AI and Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Colorado (Boulder, Denver).  Connors' research explores artificial intelligence (AI) and deep learning computer vision models for training computers to detect objects and classify activities.  Connors co-founded Boulder AI, a company that provides edge vision systems to solve emerging applications of AI in human behavior analysis, smart infrastructure, and automated agriculture & industrial processing.

    Michael Moses
    Chief Executive Officer, Red Mountain Scientific
    Mike is a passionate and dedicated business professional skilled at building high performance, entrepreneurial teams.  Previously to founding Red Mountain Scientific, Mike directed software development and big data implementations as a consultant for multiple Fortune 500 companies. Mike has extensive expertise in advanced image processing techniques derived from working in the fields of drone image acquisition, satellite remote sensing, and aerial photogrammetry. Mike is a former Research Scientist for the U.S. Department of the Interior and holds BS and MS degrees from Texas A&M University.

    Moana Sato
    Data Manager, AMP Robotics
    Moana is the Data Manager at AMP Robotics. She maintains the quality of data used at Amp Robotics by using her keen eye for recyclable materials and some patience to train and improve the production of their data acquisition team. With a background in early childhood education, her biological understanding of development aids her in bridging the gap between artificial and human intelligence. She entered the company leading with her passion for recycling and with Amp, hopes to make waves throughout the industry.

    Jay Swartz
    Chief Science Officer, Blackbox AI
    Mr. Swartz brings to bear over 40 years of experience in software engineering, research, marketing and consulting with companies such as Apple Computer, IBM, Seagate Technology, Sun Microsystems (Oracle) and Welltok. Currently Chief Scientist at BlackboxAI and advisor to multiple startups, he contributes a rich, multi-disciplinary perspective based on his work with machine learning, blockchain, virtual reality, information systems, web/mobile solutions and global technology management. He achieved state of the art performance with IBM Watson, exceeding 97% accuracy, resulting in two patent filings.

    Alvin McBorrough
    Co-Founder & Managing Partner, OGx Consulting

    Alvin is a strategist with deep implementation experience—helping clients anticipate the impact that new and emerging technologies may have on their business in the future, and getting there from the realities of today. As the Managing Partner & CEO, Alvin is responsible for defining the vision for OGx Consulting, identifying and communicating technology trends affecting clients’ businesses, and shaping the strategy for OGx emerging services and offerings. Alvin has an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, a Master’s Degree from the University of Denver, and a BA Degree from the University of Ghana.


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    • 15 Nov 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Lime Pavillions, 500 16th St Mall #322, Denver, CO 80202
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    Join the Denver Business Series on Thursday, November 15 for a fun and casual networking event at Lime Restaurant in the Denver Pavilions, overlooking the 16th Street Mall.  Enjoy heavy appetizers of Mexican fare and three drink tickets as we head into the holiday season of indulgence!  From street tacos to salt-rimmed margaritas, kick back and relax at the last networking event before our big Holiday Party in December, from 5:30 - 8:00 p.m.

    Parking is available in the Denver Pavilions garage with access on Welton Street between 15th and 16th Street for a flat rate of $7 for the entire evening after 5 pm.  Lime Restaurant is on the third floor of the Pavilions.  

    When: Thursday, November 15th, 5:30 - 8:00 pm
    Where: Lime Pavillions, 500 16th St Mall #322
    Parking: Denver Pavilions Garage (Parking Info)


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Past events

28 Aug 2018 Creating Craft Cocktails: A Networking Event at Mythology Distillery
28 Jun 2018 Summer Social 2018
24 May 2018 Always Evolving…Colorado’s Outdoor Performance Wear Industry
25 Apr 2018 Working with Boards of Directors
13 Dec 2017 Denver Business Series Holiday Party
09 Nov 2017 Aviation in Colorado: Perspectives from Industry Insiders
08 Dec 2016 HOLIDAY PARTY 2016
05 Dec 2016 The 52nd annual Colorado Business Economic Forecast
10 Nov 2016 Secrets Of Successful Leaders (Interactive Workshop)
20 Oct 2016 LEGAL CAFE: Intellectual Property Protection for the Emerging Colorado Company
11 Oct 2016 COLORADO CRAFT BEER: Challenges of Growth in a Competitive Sector
15 Sep 2016 CREATING FUTURE: How Entrepreneurs & Corporate Executives Move the Needle
29 Jun 2016 DBS Summer Social - June 29
16 Jun 2016 An Evening with Dr. Alan Stern hosted by MIT/IVY+ Alums
10 May 2016 How Technology Drives the Front Range Economy - A Panel Discussion
05 Apr 2016 Reinventing Your Career hosted by Kellogg Career Management
22 Mar 2016 Personal Branding: What is it? How to do it? How to use it?
04 Feb 2016 DBS Innovation Unplugged
02 Dec 2015 2015 Holiday Party
20 Oct 2015 The Art of Negotiation - Architecting Exceptional Deals
16 Sep 2015 DBS September Networking Social Event
23 Jun 2015 DBS Summer Social at Artwork Network
28 May 2015 Social Business Panel and Networking Event
17 Mar 2015 March Networking Event
26 Feb 2015 Mexico: Investment Opportunities & Challenges