Artificial Intelligence: The Next Big Disruptor?

Posted by Sidharth Balakrishna on Dec 11, 2018 11:32:46 PM

Read the latest article from Sidharth Balakrishna, Executive Board Director and CEO at The Essel (Zee) Group. 

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence

Deloitte AI Whitepaper

Posted by Deloitte on Dec 11, 2018 11:17:20 PM

Deloitte is a leading global provider of audit and assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk advisory, tax and related services with a network of member firms in more than 150 countries serving four out of five Fortune Global 500® companies. 

Read below their Whitepaper on AI by Stefan van Duin, Director and Naser Bakhshi, Senior Manager at Deloitte 

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence

AI & Global Governance: No One Should Trust AI

Posted by Dr Joanna Bryson on Nov 30, 2018 6:38:35 PM

By Dr Joanna Bryson


No one should trust Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Trust is a relationship between peers in which the trusting party, while not knowing for certain what the trusted party will do, believes any promises being made. AI is a set of system development techniques that allow machines to compute actions or knowledge from a set of data. Only other software development techniques can be peers with AI, and since these do not “trust”, no one actually can trust AI.

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Global Governance

AI & the New Age of Social Control

Posted by Walter Pasquarelli on Nov 30, 2018 4:56:32 PM

By Henry Ajder & Walter Pasquarelli


Social control, the mechanism for maintaining social order within communities, is as old as humanity itself. Without the necessary mechanisms for ensuring some degree of social control, communities would have been difficult to organize and maintain. Artificial intelligence (AI) is a game changer in this field, reflecting fundamental shifts in the contemporary technological and socio-political landscape. This piece will explore these various shifts, along with the unique ethical questions that accompany AI in the new age of social control.

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Social control

How Conversational AI Increases Your Competitive Edge

Posted by World Summit AI on Nov 12, 2018 9:53:22 PM

By Artificial Solutions 

In Getting Started in Conversational AI we take a look at some of the business benefits that conversational Artificial Intelligence delivers.

From speech enabled interfaces that improve customer experience, to intelligent chatbots that deliver 24/7 customer service, or humanlike digital assistants that drive online sales revenue, conversational AI is rapidly changing customer interaction.

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Conversational AI

ING - Katana Lens sharpens investor decisions on bonds

Posted by World Summit AI on Oct 11, 2018 7:06:01 PM

ING is continuing to improve decision-making in bond trading. On 10 October, the bank launched Katana Lens, an artificial intelligence (AI) tool that helps investors to easily find and compare interesting trade ideas.

Co-created with Dutch pension fund PGGM, Katana Lens is a web-based application that uses predictive analytics to help bond investors make faster and sharper decisions within minutes.

“What used to take forever, now only takes five minutes and a cup of coffee,” said Santiago Braje, global head of Credit Trading, who announced Katana Lens today at the Artificial Intelligence Summit.

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Banking

Underpromise, overdeliver

Posted by World Summit AI on Oct 9, 2018 9:31:10 PM

We need more realism in communicating AI

In 1965 AI-pioneer Herbert Simon predicted that “machines will be capable, within 20 years, of doing any work a man can do.” It was one of the first overpromises of AI and robots, but by far not the last.

In 2011 the IBM supercomputer Watson stunned the world by winning the tv-quiz Jeopardy, beating the two best humans of all times with a large margin. Ken Jennings, one of the two defeated humans, famously said at the end of the quiz: “I, for one, welcome our new computer overlords.” In the years that followed IBM cleverly developed the vision of revolutionising health care by using a retrained Watson to assist human doctors in making improved medical diagnoses.

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence

A Closer Look at Artificial Intelligence in Education

Posted by World Summit AI on Oct 8, 2018 8:18:52 PM
Have you ever wondered what's happening with the education industry regarding artificial intelligence? 
Well, EDIA, a fast-growing education technology company based in Amsterdam, has recently published a 2018 edition, "State of Artificial Intelligence in Education" report. 
In the report, EDIA sheds light on the state of artificial intelligence (AI) in education. Artificial intelligence has already impacted different education sectors such as publishing, higher education, K-12 and education technology. The report shows how informed the education market is about AI, how much money is currently invested in AI and if education leaders think that there are benefits to implementing AI within their industry. Further, the report highlights the different set of challenges pertaining to why companies are not adopting AI right now or in the near future. The report also reveals different trends about AI that directly impact the education industry such as new global data privacy laws, blockchain and the decentralization changes in higher education. Lastly, the report will reveal what the next phase of AI will be in regards to education.

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Education

ARTIFICIAL Intelligence - The New Wave of Digital Transformation

Posted by World Summit AI on Oct 6, 2018 6:15:18 PM

Infoholic Research is a global market research firm specializing in ICT, Chemical and Healthcare domains. Read below our Whitepaper - ARTIFICIAL Intelligence - The New Wave of Digital Transformation. 

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Digital Transformation

Why entire society should be involved in AI

Posted by World Summit AI on Oct 5, 2018 3:10:44 PM

Catelijne Muller, President of ALLAI Nederland

It has become my mantra over the past 1,5 years: We need a human-in-command approach to AI. And this does not refer to technical control alone: Humans can and should also be in command of if, when and how AI is used in our daily lives – what tasks we transfer to AI, how transparent it is, if it is to be an ethical player. After all, it is up to us to decide if we want certain jobs to be performed, care to be given or medical decisions to be made by AI, and if we want to accept AI that may jeopardise our safety, privacy or autonomy.

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence