Secondmind closes the gap between people and AI

Posted by World Summit AI on Sep 29, 2020 4:13:18 PM

Secondmind debuted today as the decisions company, with the mission of empowering people in business to make better decisions. Backed by more than four years of practical, award-winning artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) research, Secondmind is closing the gap between people and AI with easy-to-use and understand ML technology, designed to help businesses better predict, plan, compete and manage risk in an increasingly uncertain world. The company has been developing Secondmind for four years under the name PROWLER.io.

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Topics: AI Platforms

Calling all AI startups - come pitch at Inspired AI Cybershark

Posted by World Summit AI on Sep 24, 2020 4:34:35 PM

Are you a budding entrepreneur in the tech space? Or, a tech startup in growth phase – seed stage or received less than 2m in funding?

Then join us at the Inspired AI series Episode VIII: Start Ups, Scale Ups, Unicorns on Thursday 19th November (15:00 – 16:30 CET) and pitch at Inspired AI cybershark and win a one year marketing support package worth 10,000.00 EUROS to blitzscale your startup in 2021!

Five early stage AI startups will be short-listed for our showcase and get 5 minutes to pitch their business idea to five investors.

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Topics: AI ethics

New Netflix documentary 'The Social Dilemma' - what do our experts think?

Posted by Keran Boyd on Sep 22, 2020 8:44:31 AM

Several news sources have cited the new Netflix documentary The Social Dilemma as the "most important documentary of our times" (The Independent). Released just over a week ago, the documentary has caused waves in a number of different circles, ranging from scrutiny of the surveillance capitalism to which we are all seemingly indifferent (The Guardian) to whether the documentary really addresses some of the biggest issues in big tech (Slate). 

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Topics: AI ethics, Ethics

Episode I of Inspired AI is now free to attend, here's why...

Posted by Keran Boyd on Sep 15, 2020 8:45:33 AM

Sometimes as a brand, you have to put your money where your mouth is and even though at times this can be tough, in this year, in these times standing by your values is more important than ever. 

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Topics: AI, AI ethics

World Summit AI doubles down on partnership with the City of Amsterdam, will be returning for 5th anniversary in 2021!

Posted by World Summit AI on Sep 1, 2020 3:52:25 PM

InspiredMinds and the City of Amsterdam have a long standing partnership sharing a similar philosophy of democratising access to AI and emerging tech for all. With the onset of the global COVID-19 pandemic, InspiredMinds has kept these values at the forefront of their decision to reimagine the World Summit AI as a digital experience and have launched the Inspired AI series taking place online from September to November.

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Topics: Interview

An interview with Netherlands Study Centre for Technology Trends, Futures Researcher, Rudy van Belkom

Posted by World Summit AI on Sep 1, 2020 11:12:48 AM

We spoke to Rudy van Belkom, Futures Researcher at the Netherlands Study Centre for Technology Trends, ahead of his presentation (17 Sept 2020) at Inspired AI, the series of 10 cutting-edge and CPD accredited business, science, tech and networking online events gathering the global AI community and hosted by world-leading AI experts #withoutborders running from September to November 2020.

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Topics: Interview

Memers are making deepfakes, and things are getting weird

Posted by MIT Technology Review on Sep 1, 2020 10:35:51 AM

The rapidly increasing accessibility of the technology raises new concerns about its abuse.

By Karen Hao, artificial intelligence senior reporter for MIT Technology Review.

Grace Windheim had heard of deepfakes before. But she had never considered how to make one. It was a viral meme using the technology that led her to research the possibility—and discover that it was super easy and completely free.

Within a day, she had created a step-by-step YouTube tutorial to walk others through the process. “Making one of these deepfakes and overlaying audio is not as complicated as you may think,” she says in the video, published on August 4. It has since been viewed over 360,000 times.


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Topics: AI

This is What AI Looks Like: BiDAF Model for Question Answering

Posted by Zetane Systems on Aug 25, 2020 4:57:01 PM

We show ground-breaking components of machine learning so artificial intelligence is less abstract.

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Topics: AI

Predictive Maintenance Made Possible by AI Will Go Mainstream

Posted by Zetane Systems on Aug 19, 2020 1:08:50 PM

Predictive Maintenance Made Possible by AI Will Go Mainstream: Here’s What Business Leaders Need to Know. We share lessons learned about setting up predictive maintenance solutions in enterprise. 

Tailor services to your needs. Predict the future. Automate away tedious tasks so you can focus on the important stuff.

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Topics: AI

AI in Action Insights from VodafoneZiggo, Cognigy and Nordea

Posted by World Summit AI on Aug 12, 2020 2:21:24 PM

AI is here to stay and most senior executives say their organizations have plans for AI in the next three years. Some doubts and disconnects remain.

WSAI latest Insight on Thursday 20th August (14:00 – 15:00 BST, 15:00 – 16:00 CET, 09:00 – 10:00 ET) will answer the biggest challenges in taking an AI project from theory to delivery.
 

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Topics: Interview