Beyond the hype, AI is already delivering real value in business.

It’s being implemented across all industries and business functions creating unprecedented efficiencies in human productivity.

AI Business is the only global media, events, research & training organisation specialising in Artificial Intelligence for the business world. We’ve been engaging an activity community of 900,000 executives globally since 2014; was launched in 2015 as the first news portal on AI for work.

The AI Summit global series uniquely has the support of tech’s elite, with our premium sponsors and partners including AWS, IBM Watson, Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Google, HCL, PwC, Publicis Sapient, Genpact, Intel alongside an ecosystem of 5,000+ start-ups and over 30,000 delegates annually.

Our research & Training division, powered by the know-how of Tractica, delivers year-round, comprehensive insights on how AI is transforming work, from research papers to bespoke training.


AI Business is the leading global media outlet specialising in the impact of Artificial Intelligence in business. We focus on the practical applications of how AI technologies are drastically transforming the future of work in a positive way – we champion AI 24/7.

Our passion was realised in 2014, when we launched; the world’s first online news portal and global community dedicated to the impact of Artificial Intelligence on the business world. has grown to be the most visited news-portal in this space, with a Twitter account followed by nearly 50K+ AI enthusiasts, as well as maintaining the market-leading ‘AI for Business’ LinkedIn & Facebook groups with a cherry-picked membership list of global business leaders. AIB TV on Youtube presents highlight videos of AI for business from The AI Summit events as well as our partners. We also publish a Book Series exploring the impact of AI in Business – featuring CxO perspectives from the world’s foremost corporates.

AI Business were the first events & media organisation globally in this market; we’re also committed to continue providing the most comprehensive coverage of all things AI for business!



At a time when AI conferences were geared towards research & academia, AI Business launched The AI Summit in 2015; the first-ever conference & exhibition globally to explore what AI practically means for enterprises.

Partnering with IBM Watson, Microsoft, Amazon, Google, Facebook, PwC and Intel among many others, we took the world’s business community by storm in London, San Francisco, Singapore, Cape Town, Tokyo and New York City…

With eight sold-out conferences & exhibitions in 2017, The AI Summit brought together over 9000 delegates of the world’s leading organisations engaging in meaningful conversations on how to prepare for an AI-powered future. As the first and only global event series, The AI Summit events have returned bigger & more impactful in 2019 with shows in London, Hong Kong, San Francisco, New York, Cape Town and Singapore.

If you are a senior business professional actively looking to engage with AI technologies beyond the hype, then The AI Summit is the destination for you in 2019!

The AI Summit welcomes VisionAIres to 2019, a community of distinguished, senior leaders in businesses that set, influence and deliver their organisations’ AI strategy.

The community iscurated by the team of AI Business and Tractica and admission is by invitation only.

Working in synergy with the UK Department for International Trade, VisionAIres features truly exclusive networking meetings at unique and extraordinary venues across the globe. We will be hosting the industry’s foremost leaders in a number of regions and cities including:

Austin | Bangalore | Beijing | Cape Town | Hong Kong | London | Montreal | Mumbai | New York | San Francisco | Seattle | Shanghai | Shenzen | Singapore | Tokyo | Toronto

Contact George Kipouros, Event Director, for further information


AI Business delivers world-class AI research through Tractica, a specialised research consultancy part of our Group. Tractica’s Artificial Intelligence advisory service examines use cases and business models for the application of artificial intelligence technologies in enterprise, consumer, and government markets. Research focus includes analysis of technology trends that are driving the development of more robust cognitive technologies, the use cases and value propositions for artificial intelligence in specific industries, and the key industry players who are shaping the next stage of market evolution. Granular market sizing, segmentation, and forecasting models provide industry participants with an objective assessment of the business opportunity for artificial intelligence software, as well as the hardware and professional services that will enable the software deployments.

Tractica is an Informa Group business, and its research helps inform all agendas at The AI Summit events, AI and our training division.

Exclusive, inspirational insights from our research and acclaimed speakers are frequently reported and quoted on by the world’s foremost press including official media partners CBS Interactive, Reuters, BBC, The Times, Quartz, CNN, Tech Radar.

The AIconics are the industry’s first & foremost independently-judged awards celebrating the drive, innovation and hard work in the international Artificial Intelligence for Business Community

The awards provide innovators from around the globe with the platform to showcase themselves to their peers as well as millions of enterprise end-users.

The AIconics received a record number of 300+ applications in 2018. This year’s awards featured ten categories, recognising industry leaders across a broad spectrum of AI technologies, and judged by a panel of world-class AI experts, including senior leaders from VCs, academia and enterprise end-users.

Winning an award brings industry-wide recognition, raises your company’s profile and increases awareness of its brand and products.

Launching in the second half of 2019, The AI Business Academy will provide dedicated training courses in locations worldwide, ran by leading academics, researchers and senior consultants from Tractica. A full schedule will be made available here by April 2019.


In 2016 AI Business joined Informa Group, the leading global information services company focused on business intelligence, academic publishing, knowledge and events.

Headquartered in London and a member of the FTSE 100, Informa maintains a presence in more than 30 countries worldwide. AI Business has presence in the US offices in New York and San Francisco. AI Business makes the most of an expanded team of more than 11,000 colleagues as we continue to provide in-depth market research and analysis in rapidly-evolving emerging technology sectors.

Thoroughly researched conference programmes with the most inspiring CxO speakers and exclusive case studies
Unrivalled seniority of audience with the most senior decision makers representing the world’s largest businesses
Unique event experience at Kensington Palace (invite only) with live entertainment throughout and VIP invitation-only dinners at some of the world’s most famous Michelin-starred restaurants
Tailor-made AI-powered networking tools enhanced by our VIP Concierge services that help to forge lasting relationships and business partnerships
Comprehensive exhibitions with all of the industry’s technology leaders launching and showcasing their latest AI developments and future vision at The AI Summit

The AI Summit was the first conference & exhibition in the world dedicated to the impact of AI in the business world. Three years on, we retain our market-leading position by offering a unique experience of unrivalled knowledge, high-level networking and memorable moments…


Be part of the first and only event dedicated to AI applications for enterprises securing your place at the forefront of technological innovation
Join a community of CxO delegates from some of the world’s top technology end-users in the private and public sector
Service , a real-life application of AI combined with the human touch that delivers unrivalled results in networking among attendees
Hear the most inspirational case studies and solutions presented exclusive in our agenda from most industry sectors: Retail, Oil & Gas, Finance & Banking, IT, Energy, Medical, Telco & Media, Transport & Tourism
Feel the difference of a premium conference experience with excellent meeting facilities, fine dining and a boutique service that lives up to our CxO audience
Engage with the industry’s leading solution providers, spearheading innovation in AI research and product development


Our Summit partners include the world’s leading business organisations, the foremost innovators in Tech, AI start-ups, academia, media, investors, AI associations and entrepreneurs!

Be part of the only global events series dedicated to practical AI applications for enterprises, showcasing your expertise & aligning your business as an essential partner in this space

Find out more about the opportunities available by requesting The AI Summit Sponsorship Brochure





As dedicated and true thought-leaders in this space, AI Business maintains a series of projects and partnerships bringing AI knowledge to business leaders globally.
In 2016, we launched the first-ever book series on the future of AI in business, to great critical acclaim.

You can get the first book in the series below

We also frequently publish specialised reports on AI in leading newspapers globally, most notably in a long-standing partnership with Raconteur/The Times. Further still, we conduct a wide variety of research projects with the latest market data on enterprise adoption of AI and future industry opportunities.


The event is curated specifically for business leaders spanning multinationals, Fortune 500 and SMEs with a strong interest in the evolving world of Artificial Intelligence. We are renowned for the diversity and seniority of our attendee base!
This personalised approach adds real value to all of our attendees ensuring a deeper level of discussion and opportunity for all
At The AI Summit, we’ve enabled you to cut time hunting down the right people, so you spend more time with the people that matter the most
Through the use of our intelligent meeting tool, you can pre-schedule one-to-one meetings with the most promising enterprise buyers and industry leaders
Meetings are recommended on the detailed profile information our attendees provide and executed with the use of intelligent software straight into your calendar
We also have our very own meeting’s concierge on site,whose sole purpose is to ensure you and your selected prospects are the right match


Our team would be more than happy to answer any questions you may have!