Much of the talk right now is about how robots (by which everyone really means AI-powered automation software) will eat away at the heart of the workforce – eroding those white-collar, transactional, repetitive jobs that have been the mainstay of the Western service economy for the past 20 years.
I was invited to speak at the annual Transformation Summit of the Purchase To Pay Network, alongside people like Ben Fogle, the TV personality and explorer, and Jim Hemmington, the Procurement Director at the BBC. The video here is a short summary of the whole event.
I am very proud to announce I have been awarded the title of Automation Champion of the Year 2017 by the Global Sourcing Association. The awards were made at a gala dinner at the Hilton Hotel in Manchester on the 11th May. The ceremony brought together more than 250
This article describing real examples of how artificial intelligence can be used in good, bad and ugly ways, originally appeared in three separate parts in my weekly newsletter, That Space Cadet Glow.
Good Artificial Intelligence
There is a delicious irony in using Deep Neural Networks (DNNs),
One of my New Years Resolutions is, rather strangely, to play more computer games. I used to play quite a bit when I was younger (original SimCity and Doom anyone?) but haven’t in a while because of the usual pressure of time and the guilt associated with the activity
I was invited by Basware, a P2P software vendor, to talk at their annual conference, BaswareConnect, about the opportunities for RPA and AI in the Finance and Procurement functions and in P2P in particular.
The chatbots are generally individual AI agents that live inside your favourite messaging app (Facebook Messenger, Skype, Slack, etc) and are specific to