AI & ML Europe

Commission adds AI research ‘lighthouse’ to innovation priorities amid budget wrangle

MEPs warn the European Commission’s ambitious agenda in artificial intelligence and greening the economy are stretching limited resources thin The AI lighthouse is part of broader ambitions to pull in up to €20 billion every year for the next decade from private and public funds for AI research. To stimulate the private investments, the commission […]

AI & ML

The New Business of AI (and How It’s Different From Traditional Software), Martin Casado and Matt Bornstein, a16z.com

At a technical level, artificial intelligence seems to be the future of software. AI is showing remarkable progress on a range of difficult computer science problems, and the job of software developers – who now work with data as much as source code – is changing fundamentally in the process. Many AI companies (and investors) […]

AI & ML PropTech xTech

The Top PropTech Trends: 6 Technologies Disrupting The Property And Real Estate Industry (Bernard Marr, forbes.com)

No industry is immune to technological advances, but real estate is one niche that has been traditionally slower to adopt new trends. Not any longer! PropTech is booming and changing the way we buy, sell, and interact with our properties. I have recently been to ProbTech events to deliver keynotes, and more and more companies in […]

AI & ML Fintech

Asking The Right Question: The Key To Data Disruption And The Convergence Of Data Science Personas (Dean Stoecker, Forbes.com)

Today’s businesses are reconciling a dizzying amount of disparate data, forcing leaders to strategize on how to make sense of the surplus of information in front of them. Eager to transform a sea of data into actionable insights, executives often look to data scientists to lead the way. However, therein lies the problem—there are not […]

AI & ML Fintech

The Future of Banking – AI, Fintech, and How Banks Can Survive Disruption (Dylan Azulay, emerj.com)

Artificial intelligence is transforming a variety of banking functions and allowing tech startups to compete with some of the largest banks for market share of key services, including lending and wealth management. Business news and media sites have been heralding the downfall of the banking industry as we know it because fintech companies are going to feel comfortable leveraging AI long before […]