If you are looking for an answer to the question What is Artificial Intelligence? and you only have a minute, then here's the definition the Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence offers on its home page: "the scientific understanding of the mechanisms underlying thought and intelligent behavior and their embodiment in machines."
However, if you are fortunate enough to have more than a minute, then please get ready to embark upon an exciting journey exploring AI (but beware, it could last a lifetime) …
To be successful and cut through the noise, you must keep up with the latest trends and consistently improve your strategies. Influencer marketing, social media marketing, brand awareness, and marketing automation have transformed the landscape. And if we want to succeed as business owners in 2021, we must stay up to date. Without a good marketing guru, a brand is simply that: A brand. But, if you come across a top marketer like some of the folks mentioned below, you don't have to be concerned about your brand being overlooked.
Europe is lagging behind not only the US and Japan, but also China in terms of technological innovation. The world's 15 largest digital firms are not European! It is beyond question that Europe produces bright minds with amazing ideas and an entrepreneurial mindset. The problem is very simple: European companies do not make it beyond the start-up phase and if they do, their business is believed to be better off out of Europe. Skype is one famous example that was bought up by Microsoft.
"We are on a mission: to transform the future of online grocery through cutting-edge technology innovation." Ocado Technology is changing the way the world shops using advanced Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Robotics, Big Data, Cloud and IoT. We develop the innovative software and hardware systems that power Ocado.com, as well as the unique'Ocado Smart Platform' which is being implemented by ambitious retailers across the world from Europe to America, Asia and beyond. We build everything in-house: from intelligent, frictionless e-commerce platforms to highly automated warehouses, our employees are skilled specialists with expertise across a wide range of technologies. We're working on cutting-edge innovations that are shaping the future of our society.
WellSky is looking for a Principal Engineer (Principal Data Architect) to power and guide our Enterprise Data Platform and Enterprise Data Engineering operations. The Principal Engineer is a thought leader responsible for executing the technical aspects of WellSky's Enterprise & Platform Data. This is absolutely an individual contributor role with no team or people management. You will have direct impact on the users of our solutions, mainly doctors, nurses, and others on the front lines of healthcare and community services. Your hard work will touch the lives of real people and families navigating life and death issues with the support of our solutions.
Etsy is seeking a Senior Engineering Manager to lead one of the engineering teams for Etsy Ads, our onsite ad platform. Etsy Ads is used by our smallest and largest sellers to grow their businesses and it is one of the major revenue streams for Etsy. You will collaborate with our Ads product development team and engineering leadership to grow the platform and ensure that advertising on Etsy continues to be a great investment for our sellers. The work on the Ads team includes building machine learning systems we use for ranking, bidding, and dynamic ad experiences on Etsy.com and the Etsy app. We are looking for an experienced engineering manager who is comfortable running teams with specific machine learning goals, and experienced with tackling specific ML challenges such as modeling, calibration and ranking.
We're Cruise, a self-driving service designed for the cities we love. We're building the world's most advanced, self-driving vehicles to safely connect people to the places, things, and experiences they care about. We believe self-driving vehicles will help save lives, reshape cities, give back time in transit, and restore freedom of movement for many. Cruisers have the opportunity to grow and develop while learning from leaders at the forefront of their fields. With a culture of internal mobility, there's an opportunity to thrive in a variety of disciplines.
At Contentful we are building a Marketing Growth team for rapid product experiments. We are looking for Data Engineers to power the data and event pipelines that ensure the team can make data driven decisions on the experiments and drive actions across our insight and decisioning tools. You will help design and implement tracking and data pipelines and contribute to designing and building strong data models that enable rapid and reliable decision making. You will work closely with Data Analysts, Product Managers, Engineers and Marketers to ensure the needs and priorities are understood. This role will be focused on the data engineering required to drive our Growth Team experiments including integrating with CRM systems, powering analysis and segmentation, and delivering the information required for reporting and self-serve discovery.
Advances in the application of artificial intelligence (AI) are starting to have a significant impact on automation technologies used across industry--most notably with machine vision and analytics. And some of the more impactful applications of AI are happening in the pharmaceutical industries. It shouldn't be too surprising that the pharmaceutical industries are looking to optimize production with AI, considering that single batch values for some drugs can exceed $3 million. Yet, research indicates that this industry lags many others when it comes to using analytics to improve production. David Leitham, senior vice president and general manager, pharmaceuticals, at AspenTech.According to David Leitham, senior vice president and general manager, pharmaceuticals, at AspenTech (a supplier of AI software for industrial manufacturers), while other industries have been applying analytics and predictive capabilities to optimize performance and react rapidly to changes in demand, 87% of pharmaceutical industry executives admit their organizations have a poor digital culture.
The World Economic Forum, in collaboration with the World Resources Institute, convenes the Friends of Ocean Action, a coalition of leaders working together to protect the seas. From a programme with the Indonesian government to cut plastic waste entering the sea to a global plan to track illegal fishing, the Friends are pushing for new solutions.