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September 17-18, 2017: Training
September 18-20, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Francisco, CA
Paul Tepper

Paul Tepper
Worldwide Head of the Cognitive Innovation Group, Nuance Communications

Paul Tepper is the worldwide head of Nuance’s cognitive innovation group (CIG), focused on applying the latest advancements in machine learning and artificial intelligence to automate and improve the customer experience across channels. Paul is responsible for setting Nuance’s AI strategy and leading product development efforts in collaboration with Nuance’s definitional customers and Nuance’s AI Lab. Currently, he is focused on machine learning advancements in analytics, prediction, knowledge, and human-assisted learning. Paul has over a decade of experience in software development and AI research. He holds a PhD in computer science and communication studies from Northwestern University, an MSc in AI and NLP from the University of Edinburgh, and a BA in computer science, linguistics, and cognitive science from Rutgers University.

Sessions

1:45pm–2:25pm Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Impact on business and society
Location: Franciscan AB Level: Beginner
Secondary topics:  Bots, Deep learning
Paul Tepper (Nuance Communications)
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Many industries are now exploring chatbots powered by artificial intelligence as a source for improved insights and better understanding of customer preferences. Paul Tepper explores the unique challenges chatbots present, shares available solutions, and outlines a number of critical factors in building successful chatbots and virtual assistants. Read more.