Bias is one of the stereotypical dangers of AI. Those who refer to bias are often biased against… AI bias. We have seen enterprises spending unnecessary resources to eradicate AI bias because they presume without due diligence that bias is always bad. Meanwhile, bias is a natural effect of learning.
XY Sense has completed its initial seed funding round, raising AU$5 million from leading Australian venture fund, Blackbird Ventures, staff and angel investors. Founded in 2016 by Alex Birch and Luke Murray, XY Sense is a Melbourne headquartered technology startup that has designed and engineered a world-leading smart sensor platform
As part of a digital transformation program, Surfwear business Rip Curl consolidated its data collection then transformed how it provided the analytics its executives around the country needed to run the business. In the past managers could struggle to find the information they needed as they juggled spreadsheets. To address
Optus has overhauled its marketing measurement capabilities, implementing a new technology platform built on a strong data foundation. After conducting a global marketing analytics & algorithmic attribution services tender, Optus began working with Marketing Evolution, a US-based marketing measurement provider in October 2018. The aim of the initiative was to
Banking newcomer Volt is leveraging a fraud protection solution from IBM which uses AI and machine learning to analyse behavioural and fraudulent patterns. During today’s Data and AI Forum hosted by IBM, the challenger bank announced it integrated IBM’s Safer Payments solution into its online banking platform 10 weeks ago.
Organisations need to increase the sophistication of their analytics and be willing to be led by the data. But operational and technical capabilities are often lacking. In an increasingly digital marketplace organisations need to increase sophistication of analytics while being willing to be genuinely data led in their decision making.
Technology research group Gartner has identified its top 10 data and analytics (D&A) technology trends to help organisations prepare for a post-pandemic reset. According to Rita Sallam, distinguished research vice president at Gartner, “To innovate their way beyond COVID-19, data and analytics leaders require an ever-increasing speed and scale of
Australia’s peak body for analytics professionals has revealed the 25 people at the top of the analytics leadership table in Australia as part of the IAPA 2020 Top 25 Analytics Leaders program. The awards first began in 2018 and Annette Slunjski, Managing Director, IAPA said she has already seen positive
Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks, both subsidiaries of the Swedish Manufacturer AB Volvo, have deployed remote diagnostic and preventative maintenance services based on Internet of Things (IoT) technology to tackle the problem of unplanned downtime which hurts company profits and driver income. Using analytics and artificial intelligence Volvo says it can help
ANZ bank today announced its chief data officer role will be expanded to include automation in an announcement alongside the bank’s half yearly result which revealed profits are down 51 per cent. Emma Gray, currently the bank’s CDO, will become ANZ’s Group Executive, Data and Automation, from tomorrow. She will