Introducing Yandex.Rover, Our Autonomous Delivery Robot

Posted by Yandex on Nov 22, 2019, 12:14:33 AM

When we set out to develop our self-driving technology, we envisioned a future of safer and more convenient transportation. As we continue to advance our technology, we’re excited to announce a new application for our self-driving platform that has the potential to improve many intelligent products and services within the Yandex ecosystem and beyond. Using the proven hardware and software behind our self-driving cars, we’ve built a delivery robot that can intelligently and autonomously deliver small packages.

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence

The Rise of Artificial Intelligence: Five Things You Should Know

Posted by By Lyndsey Jefferson at Chatham House on Nov 1, 2019, 10:39:56 AM

Artificial Intelligence is changing the world as we know it. Find out five key insights from the World Summit AI that brought together tech companies, academics and start-ups in Amsterdam.

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence

AI in control

Posted by Andrew Shefford, Head of IT Internal Audit, KPMG in the UK on Oct 24, 2019, 4:40:40 PM

World changing technologies over human history all involve a common element: Control.

The benefits of AI will only fully emerge when algorithms become explainable (and, hence, understandable) in simple language, to anyone.

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence

Oracle for Startups

Posted by Oracle for Start Ups on Oct 10, 2019, 6:56:09 PM

5 Startups Using AI For Altruistic Ends 

A raft of new startups are harnessing AI technology with the intention of solving some of mankind’s biggest injustices. Meet 5 unique global startups that have one thing in common: they are scaling on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure in 2019.

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence, Ethics, Bias

Augmentation and Innovation...Not Just Automation

Posted by Accenture on Oct 9, 2019, 2:03:55 PM

 

AI is regularly plagued by the headline: ‘robots are going to steal our jobs’. The fear felt by workers in roles which are looking to be automated with intelligent machines is of course understandable and justified, but there is much more to the AI conversation if instead of replacement, we consider what can be added to jobs done by people.

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence, Ethics, Bias

The Next Phase of AI

Posted by Accenture on Oct 9, 2019, 1:54:40 PM

 

There is a lot of discussion about what AI can do right now, but for Marc Carrel-Billiard, at Accenture, it’s important to also look into the future of AI and consider what the next phase of this world-changing technology might be. “There are a lot of clients that talk about AI, but very few that talk about AI at scale; there’s a big difference between doing AI pilots and then doing AI at scale Carrel-Billiard explains.

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Ethical AI and Bias

Posted by Accenture on Oct 9, 2019, 1:43:34 PM

 

Conversations about AI are never complete without one word: ‘ethics.’ From exploratory discussions surrounding the famous Trolley Problem to more practical plans around data diversity, there are many considerations required to build and use AI responsibly in business and broader society.

 

We spoke to Laetitia Cailleteau, Global Managing Director, Conversational AI at Accenture, to find out how one of the most influential consultancy firms thinks about responsible AI, both internally and in discussions with their many global clients.

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence, Ethics, Bias

Data & AI: Why it's Time to stop Talking and Start Doing

Posted by Futurice on Oct 9, 2019, 1:21:01 PM

 

Get your hands on a copy of 10 practical steps for leaders and teams to move beyond the hype and get going with Data and AI.

Complete the form here to get your copy!

Meet Futurice and the entire AI community at this year's World Summit AI in Amsterdam. View the full programme, speaker line up and book tickets by visiting worldummit.ai


World Summit AI 2019
October 9th-10th
Amsterdam, Netherlands
worldsummit.ai

 

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence

AI Winter Is Coming? Why Does Huawei Shift to Deep Learning Now?

Posted by Huawei on Oct 3, 2019, 4:07:05 PM

Since the release of the full-stack, full-scenario AI strategy at the end of 2018, Huawei has made a strong breakthrough in AI with its powerful computing advantages. In particular, Huawei released the world's most powerful AI processor Ascend 910 on August 23 this year, which earned a ticket for Huawei to enter the field full of world's top players. Giants in the industry quickly realize that Huawei has more than 5G and mobile phones. Huawei is investing greatly in basic research, which is helping Huawei seize the high ground in the future.

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Turn Your Product Into An AI-Machine

Posted by Gaston Rendelstein on Oct 3, 2019, 3:33:08 PM

Erez Shilon, Head of Product Management at Firefly.ai guides you through 3 simple steps to turn your product into an AI machine. A step-by-step guide for determining the right use case of machine learning for your product

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence