The Search and AI Conference
Unlock the value of your data and create amazing digital experiences.
The Activate Conference brings together the brightest minds from the Apache Solr open source search project with AI, data science, analytics, and UX experts from innovative organizations using search and AI to solve their hardest problems --connecting employees with information and insights in the digital workplace, and helping customers find what they are looking for in ecommerce.
The Activate 2019 Call for Submissions is open! If you have an interesting project to share related to search, AI, natural language processing (NLP), deep learning, learning to rank, chatbots, virtual assistants, voice search, image search, data science, predictive analytics, text analytics, data visualization, or innovative way to help users find what they are looking for, we want to hear from you!
View the Speakers page for a more complete list of submission topics.Submit a talk by May 8.
FEATURED 2018 SPEAKERS
Senior Data Scientist
Software Engineering Manager
The Home Depot
Senior Platform Engineer
Nordstrom | Hautelook
Chief Data Scientist
Global Vice President | Founder & CEO
HPE | Humans For AI
Senior Manager, IT Operations
Senior Architect, Search and Browse
Join Business & Technology Leaders at Activate 2019
Learn how innovative organizations deliver digital experiences that elegantly surface relevant data at the Activate conference. Speakers and attendees represent technology and business leaders across industries, including Accenture, Aetna, Amazon, Apple, AWS, Bloomberg, Box, Chase, Genentech, Github, The Home Depot, Intel, JP Morgan, LexisNexis, Macy’s, Microsoft, New York Times, Nike, Nordstrom | Hautelook, PWC, Red Hat, Reddit, REI, Salesforce, SAS, Slack, StubHub, Target, Uber, Unbxd, United Nations, USA Today, Verizon, Walmart, Wayfair, and more.View Passes & Pricing
Become a Sponsor.
Reach the brightest minds from the open source search community (Apache Lucene/Solr, Spark, Open NLP, etc.), engineers, data scientists, and strategic business leaders from the world’s most sophisticated organizations. Sponsoring is an ideal opportunity to showcase your brand, products, and services and recruit top talent.Learn More
Apache Solr & Artificial Intelligence
Search with Apache Solr
Activate focuses on search driven by Apache Solr— the popular, blazing fast open source search platform from the Apache Lucene project, featuring powerful full-text search, hit highlighting, faceted search, dynamic clustering, database integration, and rich document handling. Solr is highly scalable and powers search and navigation for many of the world’s largest websites.
Applied AI & Machine Learning
Data scientists and non-data scientists alike will learn practical AI and machine learning approaches, tools, and techniques to deliver contextual, personalized digital experiences. Learn from experienced AI & ML engineers, take a deep dive into integrating techniques like Spark, TensorFlow, Keras, and Deeplearning4j, and learn how to integrate with search.