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Artificial Intelligence: How AI is transforming our world

A talk by Bjoern Hirtenjohann
Account Technology Strategist, Microsoft

16 October 2020, 03:00 PM

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About this talk

Artificial Intelligence is present in our everyday lives, it’s in the products we consume, the solutions we use and is changing the way we work, live and play. In this session, Bjoern Hirtenjohann, Account Technology Strategist at Microsoft will share practical insights and examples of how you can use AI to improve your business.

During the session Bjoern will discuss:

A brief history of AI: where it’s come from, what it is and where it’s heading

How to account for unconscious bias, the importance of diverse teams and how AI can improve accessibility

Why predictive analytics should be used for decision making and how this can lead to operational efficiency, costs saving and increased revenue and profitability

Practical examples from healthcare, agriculture, financial services and retail + how Microsoft used cognitive search to analyse the JFK files and reveal new information and insight

How to utilise data and multi-layered information to reveal powerful actionable insights

Microsoft’s AI Platform and how their suite of services can help you innovate and accelerate what you do

Bjoern Hirtenjohann

Bjoern is an outstanding Technology Leader who is used to operating at Board level in the Commercial and Public Sector. He has led, both internally and externally, a number of high profile operational and change teams and is used to leading and driving change within complex environments. He has in-depth technology strategy experience covering enterprise architecture, cloud services and AI - using the knowledge to help businesses maximise their results, improve customer success and satisfaction and drive operational efficiencies. Prior to joining Microsoft, Bjoern held IT roles at ADP, VAX and Computacenter and brings with him 15 years of experience in technology and innovation.

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