Samantha Huang, Principal at BMW I Ventures, will share her experience with AI strategy initiatives including investing in AI companies, Approximate Dynamic Programming and why it's the next-gen of reinforcement learning, logistical optimization, industries well suited for AI, the ethics of AI and worker displacement, and much more!
Samantha Huang is a Principal at BMW i Ventures, which is a EUR 500M fund that invests in startups in the mobility ecosystem. At BMW i Ventures, Samantha focuses on investments across autonomous driving, AI and big data, Industry 4.0, and digital car and automotive cloud. Samantha previously worked at SK Telecom Ventures and Robert Bosch Venture Capital. She also worked as Lead Researcher at the Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University for research projects centered on the intersection of entrepreneurship, immigration, and women-in-tech. She holds a J.D. from Berkeley Law School and an MA in history from Stanford University.