Over the last year, Boston has seen its tech scene flourish, and when our team headed out for the Deep Learning Summit and the Deep Learning in Healthcare Summit at the end of May, we heard first hand from some of these thriving companies.
Having traveled back from Boston on the day of the British Airways IT meltdown, it really draw on the functionality of Freebird, a B2B travel tech startup based in Boston, and how it could have saved the day had we been booked onto a BA flight back to the UK.
Topics: Deep Learning, Startups, A I, Smart Transport
Julius Rüssmann, Analyst at Earlybird Venture Capital, believes investors themselves will be disrupted and possibly threatened by the machine intelligence revolution. Could future investments in AI be decided by other artificially intelligent systems instead of humans?
Topics: Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Neural Networks, Startups
In many different web services, machine learning is being used for recommendation systems that help users tackle information overload: there are simply too many movies, songs, and books for users to usefully browse through. Without such tools, some services are rapidly falling behind and losing customers. Neal Lathia, Senior Data Scientist at Skyscanner, shares expertise on how to bootstrap a destination recommender system.
Topics: Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Internet, A I
The financial sector has been slower to adopt AI than other industries, but with ‘nearly 73% of everyday financial trading being executed by machines’, there are many FinTech companies emerging in the space to improve and disrupt this industry. We heard from cutting-edge startups, academics, and industry experts applying deep learning to finance. The application of neural networks and the implementation of DL to make data driven forecasts is something that is providing more accurate insights and projections in the financial space.
Topics: Deep Learning, Deep Learning Summit, Deep Learning in Finance Summit, FinTech
The use of deep learning in retail and advertising, is rapidly expanding and becoming an integral part of consumerism.
We’re almost at the end of day 1 of our Deep Learning in Retail and Advertising Summit in London, and we’ve brought together data scientists, engineers, CTOs, CEOs and leading retailers to explore the impact of deep learning and AI on the industry.
Deep Learning Trends & Customer Insight
Ben Chamberlain, Senior Big Data Engineer from ASOS kicked off this morning’s discussion by exploring the impact that deep learning has in predicting the customer lifetime value in e-commerce (CLTV).
Topics: Deep Learning, Machine Learning, Deep Learning Summit, Deep Learning in Retail & Advertising Summit
Our Global Deep Learning Summit Series have been all around the world, and we have asked our RE•WORK community how they say "Deep Learning" in their own languages!
Topics: Deep Learning, Networking, A I
Offering increased productivity, accessibility, efficiency, a more positive impact on the environment, and the potential for additional safety, autonomous vehicles are widely regarded as the future of urban transportation. But how can self-driving cars and other forms of autonomous transport be seamlessly integrated into existing cities' infrastructure and environments?
Topics: Deep Learning, Machine Learning, A I, Smart Transport
Significant advancements in AI, data science and deep learning are giving online customers and sales staff the tools they need for the most the efficient shopping experience possible. Jeremy Stanley, VP of Data Science at Instacart, shares expertise on how deep learning can be used to create more efficient online shopping, with insights into the data collection, mobile technology and machine learning approaches they are applying to enable on-demand grocery delivery.
Topics: Machine Learning, Deep Learning, A I, Machine Intelligence Summit
After a great first day at RE•WORK’s Deep Learning In Healthcare Summit in Boston, we’re back for day 2 where this morning’s discussions have brought together leading speakers to share their cutting-edge research in the industry and how it’s disrupting healthcare.
Mason Victors, lead data scientist of Recursion Pharmaceuticals, kicked off this morning’s discussion ahead of his talk later on in the day. Every year, thousands of new drugs are unsuccessful in being brought to market and are often left in freezers and forgotten.
Topics: Deep Learning, Personalised Medicine, Machine Learning, Healthcare
Today saw industry experts from across the globe coming together for day one of RE•WORK’s Deep Learning Summit in Boston. With over 30 speakers discussing cutting edge technologies and research, there have been a series of varied and insightful presentations.
Sampriti Bhattacharyya kicked off this morning’s discussion by introducing the leading companies and exciting startups this morning. Named in Forbes’ 30 under 30 last year, the founder of Hydroswarm had created the underwater drone that maps ocean floors and explores the deep sea by 28, and she spoke about the impact of deep learning on technologies and how it’s affecting our everyday lives.
Topics: Deep Learning, Machine Learning, A I, Deep Learning Summit