Demis Hassabis: The World’s 100 Most Influential People

How Demis Hassabis is revolutionizing artificial intelligence #TIME100

  • At least a decade ahead of expectations, Demis Hassabis and his team at DeepMind created AlphaGo, a software program that defeated Lee Sedol, one of the world’s best players, at the complex game of Go.
  • Demis is one of the leading scientists creating AI breakthroughs, with three Nature papers in the past two years.
  • Of equal importance, however, Demis is deeply committed to keeping AI safe.
  • Demis has been a leader in establishing ethical guidelines to keep AI accountable.
  • If we achieve this vision, it’s likely Demis will have played a large part.

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Has AI (Finally) Reached a Tipping Point?

Has #AI (Finally) Reached a Tipping Point?  via @WSJ

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Artificial intelligence suffers from the AI effect, where as soon as a problem is successfully solved, the problem is no longer considered part of AI, CIO Journal Columnist Irving Wladawsksy-Berger writes. But rest assured the frontier has kept moving forward with AI now being applied to activities that not long ago were viewed as the exclusive domain of humans.
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Machine Dreams: Making the most of the Connected Industrial Workforce

Most manufacturers expect the #ConnectedWorkforce to be commonplace by 2020.  #IIoT #AI

  • Most manufacturers recognize the benefits of a Connected Industrial Workforce.
  • Machine Dreams: Making the most of the Connected Industrial Workforce
  • It’s vital that manufacturers move quickly to build new business models robust enough to deliver the full promise of the Connected Industrial Workforce.
  • Most manufacturers still lack the confidence to implement such a workforce successfully.
  • Raising their game by dedicating higher proportions of their R&D budgets to the Connected Industrial Workforce.

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@AccentureTech: “Most manufacturers expect the #ConnectedWorkforce to be commonplace by 2020. #IIoT #AI”


Read Accenture’s survey about the Connected Industrial Workforce in which men and machines reinvent the production and service processes in manufacturing.


Machine Dreams: Making the most of the Connected Industrial Workforce

Artificial Intelligence in Medicine

Artificial intelligence algorithms help make the best medical decisions. Read more!

  • Artificial intelligence will determine the future of medicine – no question about it – and there are already some medical professionals who use the technology in their practice.
  • Are 10 more technologies that hold the promise for an optimistic future of medicine.
  • I’m truly excited for the future of medicine – sometimes it feels like we’re living in a science -fiction novel.
  • Artificial Intelligence in Medicine Clinical Trials Empowered Patients Future of Medicine Genomics Health Sensors & Trackers
  • I asked practitioners what using IBM Watson in medicine is like.

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@Berci: “Artificial intelligence algorithms help make the best medical decisions. Read more!”


Artificial intelligence algorithms are not only making our cars safer and shopping easier, but increasingly diagnose patients and help make the best decisions when caring for them.


Artificial Intelligence in Medicine