Artificial Intelligence seems be an almost daily topic of conversation for many businesses. One day it claims to be the answer to all challenges: promising to help you better engage with your customers, achieve operational efficiency and disrupt competitors with insightful new products.
At other times, it seems to only risk multiplying current headaches with additional issues of unpredictability, safety, privacy, and ethics. In this talk, Ms. Bird will shed some light on what is really behind all the hype around AI and how it might impact your business. She will give an overview of the some of the major areas of AI including supervised learning, reinforcement learning and deep learning. We will discuss significant advancements occurring in research, the space of intelligent products, and applications of AI in practice.