How Marketers Are Using Chatbots to Increase Sales

Chatbots, which began as a fairly unknown niche concept in technology, is now turning into a necessity for mainstream businesses. Given the tag of “conversational agents” by those in the industry, today’s chatbots are smarter, more responsive, and more useful. Positioning themselves in a region nestled between organic and the synthetic, these chatbots offer a Continue Reading

What Is A Chatbot And Why Is It Now An Important Part Of Financial Planning Marketing?

It’s crucial that your financial planning marketing plan evolves with the times.   One trend that financial advisors especially should no longer ignore is the use of chatbots. A chatbot can save a financial planning firm time and money, and more importantly, help turn leads into clients almost immediately. WHAT IS CHATBOT?   The modern Continue Reading

Microsoft Launches New Tools To Simplify AI Model Creation In Azure Machine Learning

Microsoft this week announced a series of new Azure services and developer technologies that put advanced capabilities spanning artificial intelligence, mixed reality, internet of things and blockchain in the hands of developers. These services range from creating a new interface for a tool that automates the process model creation, to a new no-code visual interface Continue Reading

5 Reasons Why Doctors Should Learn Data Science

Data science and artificial intelligence are no longer buzz words in the biomedical research community. Physicians and other caregivers are increasingly being encouraged by hospitals and health insurance companies to utilize continous data captured using wearable medical devices. However classical healthcare heavily relies on high accuracy sparse datasets, i.e. patients are expected to get a Continue Reading

The Future of Libraries and AI

Half-day PD seminar – Melbourne With the seemingly unstoppable rise of the AI voice-activated assistants and more and more people saying ‘I just need to ask Alexa, Siri, or Google Assistant to find what I need to know’, it is time to explore what artificial intelligence means for libraries. Join ALIA Victoria and Professor Toby Continue Reading

Army General declares, ‘The future of warfare will be both familiar and utterly alien.’

The U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command and the University of Texas at Austin hosted the Mad Scientist Conference at the university on April 24 and 25, 2019. The Mad Scientist Conference brings together military, academia, and private industry experts in fields such as artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, ethics in future innovation, and the future Continue Reading