Events

Keep up to date with what’s happening at InstaDeep!

indaba-x lagos

Lagos

May 09 - May 10, 2019

Indaba X Tunisia

Tunis

Apr 13, 2019

Nvidia GTC 2019

San Jose

Mar 18 - Mar 21, 2019

CogX

London

Jun 10 - Jun 12, 2019

News & Blog

InstaDeep Selected to Join World-Leading Innovation Platform to Provide AI Solutions to Enterprises

on Feb 13, 2019 | 08:17pm

LONDON, February 2019: InstaDeep Ltd. is proud to announce its selection as one of 22 start-ups joining Plug And Play’s Supply Chain Innovation Platform in February following tough elimination processes and pitch presentations to over 20 corporations. The announcement comes after 40 start-ups were further narrowed down to a final 22 participants following almost 500 […]

InstaDeep’s Mohamed Jedidi wins prediction competition and Uber Movement Prize

on Jan 14, 2019 | 05:01pm

The competition, sponsored by Uber and Mobiticket, tasked the contestants with creating a predictive model that could forecast the number of bus ticket sold for buses into Nairobi from cities in up-country Kenya. As one of the most congested cities in Africa, it was not an easy task, but Mohamad most definitely stepped up to […]

InstaDeep Appoints Isabelle Levard as first
Chief Financial Officer

on Jan 07, 2019 | 11:33am

InstaDeep, a London-based AI company delivering cutting-edge solutions to the enterprise space, today announced the appointment of Isabelle Levard as their first Chief Financial Officer. The appointment reflects InstaDeep’s rapid growth and ambitions for further expansion and innovation, and it enables the company to take another step towards achieving its goal of becoming a global […]

InstaDeep’s Year in Review – And Our Reflections on the AI Revolution

on Jan 03, 2019 | 01:19pm

The new year has kicked off, and we would like to take the time to reflect on our journey so far and share our thoughts on the two factors we believe will redefine the most important economic and political conversation of our time; the AI revolution and inequalities. OUR HIGHLIGHTS OF 2018 2018 has been […]

CEO of InstaDeep Selected as Endeavor Entrepreneur

on Dec 18, 2018 | 12:14pm

Last week, the global high-impact entrepreneurship movement, Endeavor, selected CEO and co-founder of InstaDeep, Karim Beguir, as an Entrepreneur for Tunisia. With the support of Endeavor, the already thriving AI start-up founded in Tunis in 2015, anticipates further growth and development. The announcement comes following a rigorous selection process at Endeavor’s International Selection Panel (ISP) […]

InstaDeep at NeurIPS 2018

on Dec 04, 2018 | 12:59pm

We have a strong team present at NeurIPS this week, with exciting things on the agenda. We are proud to announce that — for the first time — two of our research papers will be presented, a huge milestone for us. Additionally, three of our colleagues including our CEO, Karim, are presenting in the workshop Black in AI (BAI). […]

InstaDeep Presents Two AI Research Papers at NeurIPS 2018

on Dec 01, 2018 | 11:04am

InstaDeep, one of the fastest growing AI start-ups, is proud to announce that two AI papers produced by its researchers have been accepted for presentation at the Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS) Conference this year. It is the first time the company presents at the world’s leading annual AI conference. The conference, renowned as the […]

Building a Community around Women in Machine Learning

on Nov 13, 2018 | 11:57pm

Our team lead in Nairobi, Muthoni Wanyoike, recently organised a meet-up for Nairobi Women in Machine Learning & Data Science

24 Hours of AI at our Sousse Hackathon

on Nov 04, 2018 | 05:28pm

With our African roots as a Tunisian AI start-up, we have since our very beginning back in 2015, been on a mission to democratise AI in Africa by working extensively in AI research and deploying it in several products. Google has also been incredibly involved in the same purpose, so on 3rd – 4th November […]

InstaDeep Sponsors DevFest Lagos’s “Digital Wellbeing” Event

on Nov 03, 2018 | 05:44pm

In November, Google’s DevFest came to Lagos, and we were proud to join the event as one of the sponsors. With more than 2000 developers in attendance it was quite the event, here’s what one of our colleagues, AI Engineer Tejumade Afonja, had to say about it; DevFest is a community-led, developer event hosted by […]

Google Podcast: AI Corporations and Communities in Africa with Karim and Muthoni

on Oct 25, 2018 | 04:25pm

Our Co-founder and CEO, Karim, recently featured on Mark Mandel’s podcast ‘Google Cloud Platform’ together with Muthoni, our team lead in Nairobi. They spoke about InstaDeep in general, the wonderful Indaba conference, as well as the growing AI community in Africa. Listen to the whole podcast here.

Why I loved Every second at Deep Learning Indaba

on Sep 20, 2018 | 05:13pm

As I sit here in our Airbnb after a week full of positive energy, inclusivity, collaboration and inspiration, I can’t help but reflect on and try to digest everything that has happened. That includes not only what it meant to go to Deep Learning Indaba (DLIndaba) as an InstaDeep’er, but also on what this conference