Virtual Roundtable

Generative AI is Transforming Every Industry: Are You Prepared?


Tue, January 30, 2024


1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. ET

An explosion of data, the hyper-growth in AI software ecosystems, and the most advanced accelerated computing infrastructures ever created are powering Data Driven Decision opportunities like never before. Until recently, AI has primarily performed predictive tasks, but since late 2022, there has been a dramatic shift with the emergence of generative AI (GenAI) platforms. From new commercial products and services, to supporting new scientific discoveries, and improving everything from education to entertainment to our overall existence—change is happening. Get prepared with the experts. Join us and explore!

By attending you will understand:

  • What is Generative AI and why you need an AI strategy today
  • Which verticals are driving huge capital investments now
  • What it takes to get started with Generative AI: resources and personnel specialties
  • How execution compares between public vs private, customized vs general purpose, etc.


Chris Van Buren

Staff Data Scientist, Lenovo

Chris Van Buren is a Staff Data Scientist at Lenovo. He researches generative AI for enterprise use cases and has developed retrieval augmented generation (RAG) applications with open source, on-premises LLMs.
Rick Grandy


Rick Grandy

Principal Solutions Architect, NVIDIA

Rick Grandy is the Principal Solutions Architect at NVIDIA focused on graphics and machine learning for the Gaming and Media & Entertainment industries. With three decades of experience in visual effects and animation covering the VFX pipeline end-to-end, Rick combines his experience with the latest in technology and advanced research to help our customers build the solutions necessary to perform magic on the screen.

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About Lenovo

Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) is a US$62 billion revenue global technology powerhouse, ranked #217 in the Fortune Global 500, employing 77,000 people around the world, and serving millions of customers every day in 180 markets. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, Lenovo has built on its success as the world’s largest PC company by further expanding into growth areas that fuel the advancement of ‘New IT’ technologies (client, edge, cloud, network, and intelligence) including server, storage, mobile, software, solutions, and services. This transformation together with Lenovo’s world-changing innovation is building a more inclusive, trustworthy, and smarter future for everyone, everywhere. To find out more visit, and read about the latest news via our StoryHub.


Since its founding in 1993, NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) has been a pioneer in accelerated computing. The company’s invention of the GPU in 1999 sparked the growth of the PC gaming market, redefined computer graphics, ignited the era of modern AI and is fueling the creation of the metaverse. NVIDIA is now a full-stack computing company with data-center-scale offerings that are reshaping industry.