Applied AI Digest 106


Announcing the AAI18 Conference Agenda

We’re only two weeks away from the conference and we’re excited to share with you the final agenda! The sessions this year include:

Human + Machine: Reimagining Work in the Age of AI
AutoML: The Future of Machine Learning
Industrial & Manufacturing AI Applications
How AI shapes the future of our energy system
Applied AI and Cybersecurity – Making the enterprise more secure
Savior or Destroyer? How AI Is transforming The Media
AI Policymakers: the Need for Public/Private Partnership
Applied AI in Healthcare: Deep Impact

Check out the full agenda

Don’t forget this is your last chance to take advantage of the 30% community discount. Use the code AAIBSLcom18 to register.


How Machines Learn: The Top Four Approaches to ML in Business

Machine learning sits at the forefront of innovation across a growing number of industries in today’s business world. Still, it’s a mistake to think of machine learning as one monolithic business solution — there are many forms of machine learning and each is capable of solving different sets of problems. Read more.

The rise of artificial intelligence is creating new variety in the chip market, and trouble for Intel

“WE ALMOST went out of business several times.” Usually founders don’t talk about their company’s near-death experiences. But Jen-Hsun Huang, the boss of Nvidia, has no reason to be coy. His firm, which develops microprocessors and related software, is on a winning streak. Read more.

Commoditisation of AI, digital forgery and the end of trust: how we can fix it

TLDR; It is becoming widely evident that technology will enable total manipulation of video and audio content, as well as its digital creation from scratch. As a consequence, the meaning of evidence and trust will be critically challenged and pillars of the modern society such as information, justice and democracy will be shaken up and go through a period of crisis… Read more.


Applied AI Workshop

Pre-conference Applied Artificial Intelligence Workshop on April 11, 2018 at The Battery in San Francisco.

The workshop is a unique, immersive Applied AI working session that will deep dive into both theory and hands-on application with experts in Industry. You’ll have access to practical wisdom and methodologies on how to take advantage of AI’s powerful potential.

Last 10 tickets at $199 ($150 off regular ticket) for the Applied AI Digest Reader. Register now with this code: AAI18DigestSpecial


Artificial intelligence key to do ‘more with less’ in securing enterprise cloud services

Security professionals in the enterprise are facing an uphill battle to maintain control of corporate networks. Data breaches and cyberattacks are rampant, sensitive information belonging to both companies and individuals is spilling unchecked into the underbelly of the Internet… Read more.

6 machine learning success stories: An inside look

Fewer technologies are hotter than artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML). Leading organizations are already harnessing the technology, which mimics the behavior of the human mind, to woo customers and bolster business operations. Read more.

Why Artificial Intelligence Isn’t a Sure Thing to Increase Productivity

As companies adopt artificial intelligence to increase efficiency, are their employees skilled enough to use those technologies effectively? Prithwiraj Choudhury looks to the US Patent and Trademark Office for a case study. Read more.


Exciting Opportunity at the WEF:

Our friends at the World Economic Forum are looking for two rockstars to join their team. If you’re interested in advancing the conversation around AI and helping create policy then check these out:

Project Lead, AI and Machine Learning
Community Specialist

Job Opportunities:

GetAccept: Digital Marketing Manager

Sibly: Head of Engineering

Aeye: Sr. Electrical Engineer

Vidora: Senior Software Engineer – Applications

Smart Ear: Lead Engineer

Trusted Insight: Django/Python Full Stack Engineer

indus.ai: Product Marketing Director

See more job opportunities.


Applied AI Conference 2017 – Keynote: AI Investment Trends (Nicolai Wadstrom)


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