Artificial Intelligence

Read about all of the latest news and announcements related to artificial intelligence

Industry of Things World 2017

Industry of Things World 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 26 April 2017

18-19 September; Berlin Congress Center, Germany

More than 1,000 experts will discuss IoT technologies, AI and Industry 4.0

Hannover Messe 2017: Sarcos Robotics and Microsoft develop AI robot

Hannover Messe 2017: Sarcos Robotics and Microsoft develop AI robot
By Rebecca Lambert | 25 April 2017

The Guardian S robot uses the Azure IoT Suite and more to carry out inspections in difficult terrains

Cloud, AI, unified communications and analytics to top bill at UC EXPO

Cloud, AI, unified communications and analytics to top bill at UC EXPO
By Rebecca Gibson | 25 April 2017

Event will explore the technologies that will change how companies work in the future

AI to transform automotive and industrial equipment manufacturing

AI to transform automotive and industrial equipment manufacturing
By Rebecca Gibson | 24 April 2017

Accenture research shows companies must invest in digital technologies now to remain competitive

Autonomous Systems World 2017

Autonomous Systems World 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 April 2017

14-15 June; Titanic Chaussee Berlin, Germany

Find out how autonomous systems technologies are transforming industrial workplaces

PwC finds 55% of patients would use robotic health services

PwC finds 55% of patients would use robotic health services
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 April 2017

Patients would use AI services if they improved access to healthcare and gave quicker diagnoses

Apps World Evolution

Apps World Evolution
By Rebecca Gibson | 12 April 2017

13-15 June; ExCeL, London

Find out how to use next generation technology to build immersive and intuitive experiences

Search365 and Microsoft tackle the big data minefield

Search365 and Microsoft tackle the big data minefield
By Lindsay James | 03 April 2017

Search365 recognises that data can only be useful in a managed, searchable system

AI and IoT account for almost 50% of investment in insurtech start-ups

AI and IoT account for almost 50% of investment in insurtech start-ups
By Rebecca Gibson | 31 March 2017

New Accenture report finds both technologies have the potential to transform services

“There is no place for digital exclusion in the UK,” says MP

“There is no place for digital exclusion in the UK,” says MP
By Lindsay James | 29 March 2017

A new parliamentary group has been set up to look at how the UK will be affected by new technologies 

Internet of Things World to cover IoT, AI, blockchain, security and more

Internet of Things World to cover IoT, AI, blockchain, security and more
By Rebecca Gibson | 23 March 2017

World’s largest internet of things conference and expo will take place in the US this May

Humans and machines must work together in future workplace

Humans and machines must work together in future workplace
By Rebecca Gibson | 09 March 2017

PwC says human skills will help firms use digital technologies to their competitive advantage

Insurers to implement machine learning to drive profitability

Insurers to implement machine learning to drive profitability
By Lindsay James | 08 March 2017

Willis Towers Watson has included machine learning in the latest edition of its Radar pricing software

Social media to be major direct shopping channel for Generation Z

Social media to be major direct shopping channel for Generation Z
By Rebecca Gibson | 07 March 2017

Youngest group of consumers will drive new retail trends and demands, predict Accenture

CeBIT 2017

CeBIT 2017
By Rebecca Gibson | 23 February 2017

20-24 March 2017; Hannover, Germany

Hot topics will include AI, cloud, cybersecurity, drones, IoT, virtual reality and more

Microsoft launches Healthcare NExT initiative

Microsoft launches Healthcare NExT initiative
By Rebecca Gibson | 21 February 2017

New initiatives enable partners to use Microsoft's cloud, AI and research to transform healthcare

Public sector must adopt technologies to attract technical talent

Public sector must adopt technologies to attract technical talent
By Rebecca Gibson | 07 February 2017

Accenture finds that AI and machine learning will help to improve job satisfaction and staff retention

Beyond the chatter: how to get the most from chatbots

Beyond the chatter: how to get the most from chatbots
By Rebecca Lambert | 06 February 2017

In an era of ‘app fatigue’, chatbots promise a more natural, human interface for us to engage with organisations. Intervate’s Craig Heckrath and Peter Reid share five simple steps to get the most from chatbots today

Intervate’s Craig Heckrath and Peter Reid share five simple steps to get the most from chatbots today

How artificial intelligence could impact the healthcare sector

How artificial intelligence could impact the healthcare sector
By Sean Dudley | 03 February 2017

Collating and analysing data can hold the key to better patient insight and risk identification

Microsoft launches free digital skills and cloud programme for UK

Microsoft launches free digital skills and cloud programme for UK
By Rebecca Gibson | 31 January 2017

Company aims to ensure UK will remain a global leader in cloud computing and AI

Will the ‘Shelfie’ revolutionise supermarket stock management?

Will the ‘Shelfie’ revolutionise supermarket stock management?
By Lindsay James | 30 January 2017

A stock optimisation robot from Microsoft partner Lakeba will soon be trialled in UK supermarkets

Efma SME Summit

Efma SME Summit
By Rebecca Gibson | 27 January 2017

23-24 March; Milan, Italy

Discussions will focus on big data, analytics, the IoT and artificial intelligence in SME Banking

Five things to look forward to at CeBIT 2017

Five things to look forward to at CeBIT 2017
By Rebecca Lambert | 26 January 2017

AI, drones and driverless cars are just some of the tech developments going on show at the event

How Microsoft is leveraging AI’s transformative potential

How Microsoft is leveraging AI’s transformative potential
By Lindsay James | 23 January 2017

The new era of AI is driven by how computers can use almost limitless computing power in the cloud

Putting chatbots into action at T-Systems

Putting chatbots into action at T-Systems
By Rebecca Lambert | 23 January 2017

Pipa is helping T-Systems employees easily retrieve documents and book meetings with simple chat commands

Pipa is helping T-Systems employees easily retrieve documents and book meetings via simple chat commands