Aric Whitewood took part in a panel debate on “AI: a threat or a liberator?”, organised through CSFI (a financial services think tank) and Dentons, the law firm. https://player.vimeo.com/video/316756324 To watch the videos, request access on the Dentons Horizon Brief site: http://www.horizonbrief.com/ This breakfast briefing on artificial intelligence is part of the ‘Digital Threat’ series that the CSFI has been running with the law firm, Dentons. As ever, some will see the rapid development of technology that can match the human brain [...]
Jonathan Wilmot was interviewed on Bloomberg, about the US-China trade dispute and global growth. Watch the video here.
Aric Whitewood will be taking part in a panel discussion on Big Data in the Credit Suisse Macro to Micro Conference, to be held in the Institute of Directors, London, on 11th December. For more details please see the website: https://www.credit-suisse.com/microsites/events/2018-macro-to-micro/home.html
Contact Explainable AI or XAI for short, is not a new problem, with examples of research going back to the 1970s, but it is one which has received a great deal of attention recently. An XAI system is one whose actions are understandable by humans, and ideally where such transparency is obtained with no reduction in prediction accuracy, or performance, of the underlying algorithms. The idea of an AI that is not explainable – a so-called ‘black box’ – which could [...]
Aric Whitewood will be contributing as an SME to the World Economic Forum Workshop on AI in Financial Services, in October 2018. The report from the past workshop for 2017 can be found here: http://www3.weforum.org/docs/WEF_New_Physics_of_Financial_Services.pdf