Investing in the Future of AI Infrastructure

Mar 8, 2024

4:00pm – 5:00pm CT

We continuously hear about the vast improvements artificial intelligence brings to software, medicine, education, and virtually every category of our daily lives. But what’s happening underneath the hood in the AI infrastructure industry powering these new, life-changing innovations and daily headlines? The global AI infrastructure market has exploded to over $30B in 2023, with expectations of rocketing substantially higher. Join expert investors and executives from Oracle, Index Ventures, Bain Capital Ventures, and NVIDIA to explore where this explosion came from and the red hot AI infrastructure trends in 2024 and beyond. In addition to analyzing the current AI infrastructure landscape, we’ll investigate the topics of AI adoption in consumer vs. the enterprise, the ‘war’ between closed foundation models and the constellation of open-source companies, and how to create unique advantages incorporating LLMs into your business, and where the most promising AI investment opportunities lie.

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Saanya Ojha

Bain Capital Ventures

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Ishani Thakur

Index Ventures

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