Artificial Intelligence

Here’s What You Need to Know About Conversational AI

Have you ever stopped to think about how inefficient everyday communication can be? I was stuck on hold with my internet provider recently, and not only had to wait, but also give the same information to multiple representatives. Eventually I got disconnected and — you guessed it — had to star ...

Canada is playing catch up in fintech sector, KPMG report finds

Image courtesy Trulioo.   A new report finds that while Canada lags behind other countries in the fintech sector, it’s catching up fast by taking the right steps to nurture innovation in the financial services space. KPMG has released its “Pulse of Fintech” report, finding that strong inve ...

How a world class wealth management CEO thinks about automation

I came across this really good interview of Morgan Stanley CEO James Gorman at Bloomberg Markets. Eric Schatzker gets into some questions about the threat to human jobs from automation. I thought this was a really good answer. ES: How dramatically will artificial intelligence, machine learning, and ...

Will Artificial Intelligence Lead to Greater Job Creation?

Our expert panel on what jobs AI can replace - and the ones it can't ...

Episode 70: Using Psychology to Help Machines Better Understand Our Words

In the not too distant future, talking machines will become a part of our everyday life. After all, we’re already talking to Siri, Google Home, and Amazon Alexa. Before we know it, those conversations will extend to other things too. Of course, in order for people to really trust machines, there ...

Exploring Nuance’s voice-first AI – All Hands on Tech

While you might know Nuance for its dictation software, the voice-assistant creator is now working towards helping brands create voice experiences, whether that be in the smart home or smart car. ...

Eight Ways The Marketing Landscape Will Change in 2018, IMHO

The marketing world is always changing. New tools, platforms, and concepts emerge as brands look for different ways to attract and engage customers. For me, 2017 was highlighted by shifts in focus (small businesses vs. startups), new services, a new projects such as a video course, and clients th ...

Eight Ways The Marketing Landscape Will Change in 2018, IMHO

The marketing world is always changing. New tools, platforms, and concepts emerge as brands look for different ways to attract and engage customers. For me, 2017 was highlighted by shifts in focus (small businesses vs. startups), new services, a new projects such as a video course, and clients th ...

A Better Way?

Robotics and automation solutions are being adopted by emerging economies eager to boost their productivity while controlling their expenses, says Nick Niziolek, Co-CIO, Head of International and Global Strategies and Senior Co-PM. To learn more visit: http://bit.ly/AskPM-Intl ...

We’re just getting started with AI opportunities: Leverton

Artificial intelligence will be an important enabler of business, embedded at every level, but not much of a  “thing unto itself,”  says Jaime Leverton, General Manager & Vice President, Canada & Asia Pacific, Cogeco Peer 1. In a video interview about the challenges and opportunities of AI, sh ...