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Artificial intelligence is an area of computer science that uses digital computers or robots that have ability to perform tasks by using human intelligence which include learning or acquisition of information, reasoning, and self-correction. Artificial systems are commonly used in expert systems that make complex decisions, speech recognition, evaluate investment opportunities etc.
Increasing adoption of artificial intelligence in consumer electronics and healthcare sector is a primary factor driving demand for this technology in the global market. This demand is expected to increase exponentially during the forecast period owing to increasing application of artificial intelligence in various other sectors. Features such as high computing power and accuracy to enhance productivity and improve customer satisfaction are also some of the factors that are expected to drive demand in the global market.
Rising adoption of artificial intelligence technology in media and advertising to determine the influencing factors for consumer buying behavior is expected to boost demand during the forecast period.
Challenges such as high production and deployment costs are hampering demand for artificial intelligence technology in the market globally. Lack of skilled labor to manage, monitor, and operate systems is restricting growth of the global artificial intelligence market. Majority of companies operating in the market are facing challenge related to accumulating funds for early stage R&D of prototypes and their underlying technologies.
The global artificial intelligence market is segmented on the basis of solution, technology, industry verticals, and region. On the basis of region, the global artificial intelligence market is segmented into North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East & Africa.
North America is the leading regional market and is expected to hold its dominance over the forecast period owing to increasing adoption of artificial intelligence technology in various sectors, cloud based services, and government funding. Europe is expected to witness remarkable growth during the forecast period. Among other regions, the market in Asia Pacific is expected to register rapid and high revenue growth during the forecast period.
Key players in the global artificial intelligence market are Atomwise Inc., Google Inc., IBM Corp., Microsoft Corporation, Rocket Fuel Inc., Qlik Technologies Inc., MicroStrategy, Inc., Brighterion, Inc., Numenta Inc., Sentient Technologies, and Inbenta Technologies, Inc.
Our own exhaustive guide on how artificial intelligence will impact the future of work.
Conversational AI and chatbots are now a core part of any business plan. Read our exhaustive guide to learn the meaning and impact of bots on your business.
Today we will highlight signal processing applications using deep learning techniques. Deep Learning developed and evolved for image processing and computer vision applications, but it is now increasingly and successfully used on signal and time series data.
Deep learning for signal data typically requires preprocessing, transformation, and feature extraction steps that image processing applications often do not. While large high-quality image datasets can be created with relatively low-cost cameras, signal sets are harder to obtain and will usually suffer from large variability caused by wideband noise, interference, non-linear trends, jitter, phase distortion, and missing samples.
According to “MyCustomer” reports, 80% of all UK businesses will have a chatbot solution in place by the end of 2020.
The rise of artificial intelligence and the accessibility of disruptive technology in the current marketplace means that any company can take their business to the next level with an AI chatbot.
Unfortunately, brands from most industries are still facing a host of challenges when it comes to getting the full value out of intelligent solutions.
Here, we’re going to cover everything you need to know about the market for modern chatbot tools, and how they can help you to transform customer service.
Every year we bring a group of outstanding data science practitioners to Christ Church, Oxford, for an advanced, intensive course on AI. Among our delegates are the current and past Kaggle champions. Due to the advanced nature of the content, many of our delegates are senior industry leaders and decision makers with a lot of experience, many of them leading data science and AI teams or entire organisations. There are also many senior quants with decades of experience in finance, seeking to reposition towards AI.
The lectures are given by leading academics, including Dr. Paul Billion and Prof. Matthew Dixon, and industry-leading practitioners from finance, insurance, medicine, engineering, and beyond.
Our condensed, intensive, interactive five-day course will take our delegates from a brief overview of the mathematical foundations to current state of research and industry practice in ML/AI.
In addition to covering the depths of the theory, we work through real financial, medical, and engineering datasets, showing how highly nontrivial and non-obvious information can be extracted from them. In finance, this leads to superior alpha and better execution. In medicine, this leads to saving lives and money.
The Artificial Intelligence Board of America (ARTIBA) researches, designs and validates excellence through credible and industry acknowledged standards and certifications. The objective of ARTIBA is to serve the AI profession by providing professionals with comprehensive resources that improve their expertise in the job and keep them abreast of the latest trends in AI.ARTIBA provides the Artificial Intelligence Engineer (AIE) certification program. The AIE credential stands for the present and aspiring Artificial Intelligence professionals as an industry-recognized qualification across the world. This credential is centered around the ARTIBA AMDEX – the AI & ML Design & Engineering Excellence Framework – a powerful knowledge model for excellence in enterprise-level Artificial Intelligence practice.
My name is Claire and I’m on a mission to help everyone with understanding big data concepts and how to use artificial intelligence – it is my passion! So much so I want to pass this love on to you! I help inquisitive millennials who love to learn about tech and artificial intelligence by blogging about learning to code and innovations in AI.
The Senseon platform is a unique and innovative AI-led approach to cyber threat detection. Senseon offers security teams unparalleled visibility across their organisations, allowing for the
detection of even the most subtle and complex of cyber attacks. By alerting accurately on genuine threats, Senseon dramatically reduces false positive alerts.
The technology (AI Triangulation)
Senseon deploys its senses across endpoints, networks, and Investigator Bots – which look at potential threats from an outside point of view – to detect unusual activity anywhere in the organisation. Senseon’s unique AI Triangulation technology thinks like a human analyst. By observing threats from multiple perspectives, pausing for thought, and learning from experience, Senseon automates the process of investigation. In this way, Senseon detects even the most subtle and complex of cyber attacks, increases the accuracy of threat detection, and
dramatically reduces the number of false positive alerts.
“Real time machine learning technologies, like Senseon,
are critical in helping organizations cut through the
noise of their busy networks to identify the real threats.”
Dr Ken Urquhart, Former Senior Director, Microsoft Alchemie Ventures
simMachines is a machine learning software company offering explainable AI solutions to a variety of industries. Visit our website or contact us for more information.
simMachines was founded in 2012 by data scientist Arnoldo Muller. Since 2004, the founder has achieved several scientific accomplishments and contributions, leading to the commercial launch of simMachines in 2016.
The BICO Artificial Intelligence optimization platform will enhance rider experience and accelerate the growth of Bike Share Schemes in Santiago, Buenos Aires and across Brazil
London, 30th January 2018 – Stage Intelligence the leading Artificial Intelligence (AI) platform provider for Mobility and Logistics, has been selected by Tembici, the leader in bike sharing in Latin America, to deploy its BICO AI optimization platform in cities across the region. AI will be used to automate and accelerate Tembici’s operations creating efficiencies across their Bike Share Schemes as well as reducing their impact on the environment.
The initial phase of the deployment will cover cities in Brazil including Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, Recife, Salvador, Port Alegre and Vila Velha. In phase two, the BICO AI optimization platform will be rolled out in Santiago, Chile, and Buenos Aires, Argentina. Altogether, Tembici will use BICO to optimise rider experience and increase the usability of over 16,000 bikes.
“Tembici is passionate about the transformation in Bike Share Schemes and recognises the potential of AI to benefit both its operations and riders across Latin America. After a successful trial, we are extremely proud to be deploying in eight new cities and using our platform to support the growth of Bike Share Schemes across the continent,” said Tom Nutley, CEO at Stage Intelligence. “Stage believe that a smarter approach to transport results in sustainable Bike Share Schemes but also healthy and happier riders and communities. We look forward to growing our partnership with Tembici across Latin America and enabling its success in new markets.”
Tembici is the largest Bike Share company in Latin America. Across its schemes, it was looking for a way to ensure usability for riders while creating new cost-efficiencies. Usability of a Bike Share Scheme is about ensuring that bikes and docking stations are available when and where they are needed most. When riders are able to access bikes or docks, they are likely to make Bike Share part of their daily routine. Reliability is an integral part of any mobility operation and ensuring access to bikes or docks enables both ridership and revenue growth in schemes.
“The BICO AI optimization platform delivers a benefit to our operations that enables us to keep providing an exceptional service to riders, and in the same time save costs. We have seen the power of the platform in our trials with Stage Intelligence and we believe BICO has tremendous potential for our schemes,” said Mauricio, COO at Tembici. “BICO has been proven to reduce the number of trucks required for redistribution which reduces CO2 emissions while also getting more people on bikes and enjoying cycling in our cities. It is a win-win for citizens and urban areas.”
Stage Intelligence has deployed its BICO AI optimization platform in Bike Share Schemes in major cities including Paris, Helsinki, Chicago and Guadalajara, Mexico. It has had success in reducing the number of trucks needed to redistribute bikes and over the last 12 months has reduced CO2 emissions in its Bike Share Schemes by 10 metric tonnes. Stage Intelligence has also seen the number of rides per bike per day increase by 5.5 in its top performing scheme. This means more people are using the scheme and using it consistently while operators benefit from increased return on investment per bike.
About Stage Intelligence
Stage Intelligence specialises in developing Artificial Intelligence solutions for the mobility and logistics industry. Its flagship solution, the BICO AI optimization platform, delivers real-time intelligence for the management of Bike Share Schemes.
BICO enables precise and optimal decision making and has been purpose-built to remove the complexity from managing resources within a Bike Share Scheme. Partners choose Stage Intelligence because its solutions increase their agility, adaptability and enable them to move beyond traditional manual processes.
Since its inception in 2011, Stage has collaborated with leading Bike Share operators from around the world to solve complex problems and deliver solutions that have a lasting impact on their operations.
Tembici is the leader in the Bike Share market in Latin America. Responsible for the planning, implementation and operation of shared bicycle systems in 18 cities in Brazil, Argentina and Chile. The company also has bicycles parking lots, totaling 34 projects that are part of the daily lives of 3.5 million users of Porto Alegre, Rio de Janeiro, Salvador and São Paulo, among others. Currently, the startup has more than 500 employees who ensure that more than 1 million trips a month are an excellent transportation experience in those cities.
Siddartha Khastgir is an automotive engineer on a mission to bring driverless cars to a safe reality. Sharing his passion for cars and driverless car technology and backed by extensive research during his PhD, he challenges our fundamental expectations of safety and our misconceptions about driverless cars.
This eye-opening talk cuts through the media-hype and provides an insider’s view into how we as a society can benefit from driverless cars, even if they are imperfect! Siddartha is the Research Lead for Verification & Validation of Driverless Car technologies at WMG, University of Warwick, UK. He has been recognised both nationally and internationally for his applied research contributions, and was listed in the prestigious Forbes ’30 Under 30′ Europe 2018 list. He is part of an international team of experts creating international standards for safe introduction of driverless cars.
Follow on Twitter @siddkhastgir
DigiFutura is design driven application development company focused to create compelling user experience design digital experiences and building topnotch highly scalable web and mobile applications for enterprises, startups and SME’s.
DigiFutura is specialized in helping clients with their data strategy, automating their mundane tasks by utilizing AI/ML methods and most importantly creating delightful user experiences based on data.
DigiFutura has been awarded as one of the Top 10 Best Startup in Mobile Application Development Companies in 2016 by Startup City Magazine.
Services: UI/UX Design, Mobile App Development, Web Developement, AI/ML Solutions.
Tech Skills: Ruby on Rails, React Native and ReactJS, NodeJS, Vue.js, AngularJS, Python, Swift, IBM Watson, Microsoft Cognitive Services, Google AI.
Industries Experince: Healthcare, Logistics, Finance, Education, Sports, Retail, Transportation, Wellness and Fitness.
Newly appointed Australian Ambassador for global organization Women in AI (WAI), Beth Carey, is launching the group in February in Sydney. With the theme ‘Shaping AI for Good’ it will be the first WaiTALK in Australia so people in the AI community can come along, find out what WAI is doing and how you can be part of it.
With great sponsors, WeWork, Daisee, Microsoft, MrsVBrandlife and Pat Inc the evening will be informative and promises great networking opportunity. All welcome – girls and guys, find out more here and get your free ticket https://www.eventbrite.com/e/shaping-ai-for-good-tickets-53338834891
We are pleased to announce the AI Company and AI Product of the Year Finalists for our 3rd AI Awards.
The Finalists for our two most prestigious Awards are:
- Flyreel AI
- Audio Analytic
- Sana Labs
We had the largest response to our Awards this year, and our judges have had the most challenging of times reviewing all the entries to these two categories and reducing it down to a handful of finalists. All of the finalists and shortlisted nominations have been exceptionally high quality and demonstrate some amazing achievements in the field of Artificial Intelligence.
We thank everyone for their nominations this year, it has made the selection process very difficult with so many amazing companies and AI products being created. If gives us a huge amount of encouragement about the future of the industry.
The Winner of both Award category will be announced on the 11th December.
For more visit http://Awards.AI
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AI & Robotics Conference co-located with CXtech conference, 12 October, London
This year we have partnered with the AI & Robotics Conference to Showcase a number of our shortlisted nominated companies across a number of the AI Awards categories. Come and see their products being demonstrated. We will even be awarding an additional Best in Show Award on the day.
See How AI is transforming business and customer experience
Awards AI has secured a discount of £300
Final price is £295+ Vat and includes access to both events, refreshments, lunch, networking reception, printed programme and access to the Awards AI Showcase.
Use code AWA295 Apply for tickets Here
On 12 October, AI & Robotics and CXtech, two co-located conferences and an interactive solutions showcase, will reveal how AI and advanced technologies are transforming business and customer experience. They will bring together world leading experts in AI and CX in a programme that is already attracting senior business users from national and multinational organisations.
Hear from Amazon, TSB, easyJet, TCS, Ordnance Survey, National Express, RBS, NewDay, Two Circles and others, on what lessons have been learnt so far on the impact and implementation of AI and automation on businesses, customers and employees
Three years ago, our first website went live!
Since then, our platform has grown tremendously and we’ve created a complete ecosystem for the sharing of AI knowledge.
One special highlight of this community-wide engagement is the AI Awards, which have been a huge success on a global scale. The ‘Oscars of the AI tech world’ and the only independent AI Awards, we have awarded 27 winners in previous years. To celebrate the Awards’ third year, we have created a bigger programme of events to lead-up to December’s ceremony. Nominations are still open, with an impressive 53 award categories of awards. Judging and showcases will take place at various locations over the coming month so get your entries in ASAP!
The purpose and focus of Informed.AI will always be the same: to enable people to learn more about artificial intelligence and to make the subject more accessible for everyone. Essentially, we support the AI Community and are always looking for ways to widen our scope, coverage, accessibility and appeal.
The past three years have been an amazing journey. On a practical level, we’ve added more functionality to into.AI (previously homeAI.info), creating a number supporting sites for specific parts of the ecosystem (see below for a full breakdown). But by far the most enjoyable part has been meeting so many people and helping them to engage better with the wider AI community.
We have always recognised the importance of keeping our site users happy and welcome feedback and comments from anyone using the platform. Just last month we held our first AI RoundTable, which provided incredibly valuable feedback on how to further enhance the ecosystem. We’ll be implementing a lot of these suggestions over the coming months, so stay tuned…
It’s been beyond encouraging to witness the organic growth of our users over the past three years:
- We now have close to 1,000 visitors per day from every country across the world
- Our Neurons professional network has hit 6,000 members, with 25 groups in 15 countries, and is growing every week
- We have many thousands of followers on our social media channels and newsletters.
We have a brilliant network of volunteers who enable us to do so much. These include chapter leaders of the meetup groups, judges for the annual achievement awards, and the dedicated central team that support me on many other tasks and plans.
This truly is a community for the people, run by the people. I am so proud to be part of it.
I want to thank you all for being part of the Informed.AI network and ask that you continue to share with you friends and colleagues and help us make this the best and biggest AI community out there.
The site we launched three years ago has grown into a number of sites that form the complete AI ecosystem:
Recently rebranded from homeAI.info to align with other .AI domains and to more clearly tell our story.
We want to thank everyone for their continued involvement. We are always looking for contributors to submit stories, press releases and thought-leadership articles. Sharing your news and views is an intrinsic part of the ecosystem so please keep submitting your news!
We also have a regular spotlight for AI companies/start-ups who want to showcase their new products. This is a totally free promotional tool. Individuals can also submit content for this – we have book authors, for example.NEW! We are now also creating our own unique stories, articles and papers. This exclusive content will also be shared as part of our newsletters so please sign up if you haven’t already
The official website of the AI Awards, where you can place your nominations and learn about previous winners.
Nominations for the 2018 awards are open until July 15th. Please use the form on Awards.AI to submit.
Awards.AI is the first and biggest global annual achievement awards for artificial intelligence. Our focus is to support the AI community by recognising and celebrating the hard work and dedication of those working in this field.
Award Showcases will be held between September and November – these give shortlisted nominees the opportunity to demonstrate their technology to the public and judging panel. Confirmed Showcase dates can be found at Awards.ai/programme. Award winners will be announced at a ceremony in London in December and tickets for this event will be on sale from September.
A Professional Network for AI Practitioners and Researchers.
Growing steadily in size, this is a mix of both online and offline interactions, with meetups, forums, user blogs and messaging. This platform facilitates knowledge sharing between organisations, allowing us all to benefit from the open developments of this field.
We have over 20 Chapters in 15 countries around the world, with more being added every month.
If you would like to lead a chapter in your city, please let us know.
Over 200 AI related events, conferences, meetups, one-day events and webinars. With the largest list of discount codes for AI conferences in one place.
This is a great place to plan your annual itinerary and save money too!
A career portal and jobs board to support key areas of development.
One of the key issues highlighted by the Royal Society report on Machine Learning was the potential skills gap this industry is facing. Obviously there isn’t a single solution to this, but we hope that into.AI – from a training and education perspective – and Vocation.AI- from a career/jobs perspective – will help to support the development needed over the coming years.
Updated with a fresh, new design, we are looking to partner with agencies and companies to list opportunities. Candidates can also post their profiles and CVs online.
With our first AI RoundTable being a successful event, we are planning to host more in the coming months.
We have plans to host a Summit later this year, plus our Quarterly Showcase events – providing Online Live Demonstrations of AI Products, Frameworks and Tools. We are also planning to hosting an Annual UnConference for Researchers to better share ideas and receive feedback- more on this soon!
Three years ago, our first website went live.
The purpose and focus of Informed.AI has always been, and still is, to enable people to learn more artificial intelligence, making the subject more accessible to everyone. Essentially Supporting the AI Community.
Since the first website, our platform has grown tremendously, creating a complete ecosystem and platform for the sharing of AI knowledge.
The past three years have been an amazing journey, adding more functionality to into.AI (previously called homeAI.info) creating a number supporting sites for specific parts of the ecosystem. But the most enjoyable part of this for us has always been meeting people and helping them to engage better with the wider AI community.
Even in those early days, we appreciated the importance of keeping the users of the sites happy, always open to feedback and comments from those using the platform. In-fact only last month, we held our first AI RoundTable, which provided much valuable feedback and suggestions on how to make the ecosystem better, many of which we will be implementing over the coming months.
Over the three years, our user base has demonstrated wonderfully encouraging organic growth. We now have close to 1,000 visitors per day to our websites from every country across the world. 6,000 members are part of our Neurons professional network with 25 groups in 15 countries and this is expanding on a weekly basis, and with nearly 100,000 followers of our various social media channels, and several thousand people subscribing to our various newsletters.
We also have a great network of volunteers, from the chapter leaders of the various meetup groups, to the judges for the for annual achievement awards, and the central team that support me on many other tasks and plans.
This is truly a community for the people, run by the people, and it makes me so proud to be part of it.
I want to thank you all for being part of the community and ask that you share with you friends and colleagues and help us make this the best and biggest AI community.
The one site we launched three years ago, has grown into a number of sites, that forms the complete AI ecosystem, as shown below:
We recently rebranded from homeAI.info, wanting to align with our other .AI domains, and make it a bit more obvious what we are all about.
We want to thank everyone for their continued involvement. We are always looking for contributors, to submit stories, press releases and thought leadership articles. Sharing your news and thoughts is all part what this ecosystems is designed for, so please don’t hesitate to submit your news on our platform.
We are now also creating our own unique stories, articles and papers, which we hope you will enjoy. This exclusive content will also be shared as part of our newsletters.
We have a regular spotlight for those AI companies / startups that want to showcase their new products to the community. Totally free method of promoting yourselves. We have also featured individuals who have authored books for example.
The AI Awards, have been a huge success on a global scale, we have already awarded 27 winners of the AI Awards. Having now entered our third year, we are making it a much bigger programme of events throughout the year. Currently still open for nominations, across 53 categories of awards, the judging and showcases will occurring in the coming months at various locations, with the awards ceremony happening in early December.
This is the Oscars of the AI tech world, the only independent AI Awards.
Neurons.AI and Chapters.Neurons.AI
We continue to grow our Professional Network for AI Practitioners and Researchers call Neurons. This is a mix of both online and offline interactions, with meetups, forums, user blogs and messaging. This platform allows us to facilitate the knowledge sharing between organisations, allowing us all to benefit from the open developments of this field.
We have over twenty Chapters in 15 countries around the world, and continue to grow the number every month.
If you would like to lead a chapter in your City, please let us know.
Now listing over 200 AI related events, conferences, meetups, one-day events and webinars. With the largest list of discount codes for AI conferences in one place.
One of the key issues highlighted by the Royal Society report on Machine Learning was the potential skills gap as an industry we are facing. Obviously there isn’t a single solution to this, but we hope both into.AI from a training and education perspective, and Vocation.AI from a career portal and jobs board will help to support this key area of development needed over the coming years.
Updated with a fresh new design a few months ago, we are looking to partner with agencies and companies to list opportunities as well as allow candidates to post their profiles and CVs online.
With our first AI RoundTable being a successful event, we are planning to host more in the coming months.
We have plans to host a Summit later this year, plus our Quarterly Showcase events too, providing Online Live Demonstrations of AI Products, Frameworks and Tools.
We also plan to host an Annual UnConference for Researchers to better share ideas and receive feedback (more on this soon).
In addition to growing our user-base, our number of volunteers, and the functionality provided by our websites, we also upgraded to a new website hosting company, providing much improved site performance. The migrations occurred seamlessly without any significant issue. We also updated our logos and colour schemes. We added facebook pages for each site, a linkedIn group and a slack channel.
Growth and Funding
Our main challenge with this ecosystem, is that there is so much more we would do with the platform, given more time, resources and with a little bit of funding. To this end, we are currently seeking seed funding for Informed.AI and am also looking at alternative methods, such as crowd funding (watch this space).
We also have a number of sponsorship opportunities across the platform, including the Awards and Neurons. If you would like your company to be associated with the great work we are doing with this ecosystem, please contact us for more details.
In addition we have a number of additional projects and sites in the planning stage which we will be launching in the coming months, which will add new capabilities to our portfolio of sites.
We are always looking for more help and support from volunteers.
We need more chapter leaders, and co-leads for each chapter, with additional support for each too.
Much more help on content for many of our sites, from blogs to structured updates on specific sites. We really need alot of help here.
Partnerships, Sponsorships and Business Development are all areas we need to extend and develop over the coming months. We would appreciate any help from people who believe they can contribute to these areas for us.
We Value your Support Feedback and Comments
As always, your feedback is welcomed and encouraged, as we want to make sure we are delivering useful sites and functionality. The best way to do this is email us at talk@into.AI
Thank you for your continued support and encouragement.
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10th March 2018 – Announcing the rebranding of homeAI.info and the launch of into.AI
We are very pleased to announce the launch of into.AI, our new name for our homeAI.info website.
This not only marks the completion of the alignment of all of our websites to .AI domains, but also the rebranding of the name of our main site, that better reflects our underlying manifesto and mission. We have always been about facilitating people to get into AI, and thus the name of into.AI so simply reflects our mission, and we hope people understand what we are trying to help with.
Regardless of your knowledge and experience, we help you get further into AI, with all the latest news and information about the subject, together with a full ecosystem of websites that provide a platform for networking and knowledge sharing.
Don’t forget about our other sites: