#BIZML Nordic Edition – The Best Kept Secret in AI Industry: Google Cloud Vertex AI

The #BIZML online event series, which has gained great popularity, will now continue with new perspectives.

Join AI, technology and business experts to hear:

  • How can Google’s artificial intelligence solutions be used quickly to build a competitive advantage?
  • What are the most modern capabilities of a Vertex AI platform?
  • Interested in improved accuracy, speed, flexibility, automation, cost savings, scalability?

Codento’s Janne, who are part of the panel, will tell you why you should join the event.

Keynotes and panelists:

Sami Ahma-Aho, Digital lead, Data Science & Artificial Intelligence at Neste

The world’s leading producer of sustainable aviation fuel and renewable diesel, and renewable feedstock solutions for various polymers and chemicals industry uses. Sami’s mission is to grow data and analytics maturity that Neste is able to identify and extract value out of data. In his role Sami collaborates with business units to develop their data strategies and to identify value in machine learning or AI cases that are efficient, effective and scalable. Prior to his business roles Sami has also worked as a researcher at the Aalto University School of Science for mining of data on virtual asset purchases and quantitative analysis in auction behavior and consumer characteristics. Sami holds a master’s degree in University of Turku

Stine Skjærbæk, AI Evangelist, – Google Cloud, Nordics

Stine is a customer engineer and data scientist by trade working for Google Cloud in the Nordics. With 7+ years at Google, Stine is able to draw from both her experience working with advertising and cloud technologies, when she discusses customer lifetime value predictions. Stine is educated at Copenhagen Business school and her specialty is how one can use modern data and machine learning technologies to achieve specific business objectives.

Janne Flinck , AI & Data Lead – Codento

Janne joined Codento from Accenture 2022 with extensive experience in Google Cloud Platform, Data Science, and Data Engineering. His interests are in creating and architecting data-intensive applications and tooling. Janne has three professional certifications and one associate certification in Google Cloud and a Master’s Degree in Economics.

Markku Pulkkinen, Senior Vice President – Codento

Markku joined Codento in 2021. His responsibilities cover multifaceted business development with a special focus on Google Cloud partnership with a close relationship with Google. Prior to Codento, Markku worked for 15 years at Microsoft both in Finland and Western Europe Area HQ and at Oracle for 15 years in Finland and in the US. At Microsoft, he managed the largest business segment and partner ecosystem in Finland, and in WE he was leading a market transformation and a business model change to public cloud for the key Nordic data center service providers.