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Bringing AI into the enterprise: A functional approach to the technologies of intelligence

Kristian Hammond (Northwestern Computer Science)
9:05–9:15 Thursday, 11 October 2018
AI Business Summit, AI in the Enterprise
Location: King's Suite

The promise of AI is astounding. It has the potential to change everything and transform how we all do business and live our lives. In order to exploit this potential, organizations need to ignore the hype and focus on their business goals rather than the technologies themselves.

Kristian Hammond walks you through an approach to bring AI into the enterprise, based on the functional, business aspects of AI technologies. Kristian maps out simple rules, useful metrics, and where AI should live in the org chart, laying out the route you should follow to make good on the promise of the technologies of intelligence.

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Kristian Hammond

Northwestern Computer Science

Kristian Hammond is Narrative Science’s chief scientist and a professor of computer science and journalism at Northwestern University. His research has been primarily focused on artificial intelligence, machine-generated content, and context-driven information systems. He currently sits on a United Nations policy committee run by the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR). Kris was also named 2014 innovator of the year by the Best in Biz Awards. He holds a PhD from Yale.

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