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Classifying galaxies with artificial intelligence | 8/18/2020

Classifying galaxies with artificial intelligence IMAGE: Conceptual illustration of how artificial intelligence classifies various types of galaxies according to their morphologies. Image: NAOJ/HSC-SSP Astronomers have applied artificial intelligence (AI) to ultra-wide field-of-view images of the distant Universe captured by the Subaru Telescope, and have achieved a very high accuracy for finding and classifying spiral galaxies in those images. This technique, in combination with citizen science …

From National Astronomical Observatory of Japan: “Classifying Galaxies with Artificial Intelligence” | 8/14/2020

From National Astronomical Observatory of Japan August 11, 2020 Conceptual illustration of how artificial intelligence classifies various types of galaxies according to their morphologies. (Credit: NAOJ/HSC-SSP) Astronomers have applied artificial intelligence (AI) to ultra-wide field-of-view images of the distant Universe captured by the Subaru Telescope [below], and have achieved a very high accuracy for finding and classifying spiral galaxies in those images. This technique, in …

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Artificial Galaxies | 8/14/2020

across the cosmic sea; how many galaxies could there be? A section of deep space taken by the Subaru Telescope (Image Credit: National Astronomical Observatory of Japan / R. Jay GaBany). This poem is inspired by recent research , which has applied artificial intelligence (AI) to finding and classifying galaxies. The Subaru Telescope is a telescope at the Mauna Kea Observatory in Hawaii, operated by the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan. The …

Affine becomes a new Fellow at the ‘Fisher Center For Business Analytics at Berkeley Haas’ | PR Newswire | 8/14/2020

… for Business Analytics’ (FCBA) at the Berkeley Haas School of Business, University of California . The fellowship envisages research and wide-ranging dialogue with corporate participants and practitioners in areas related to enterprise strategies for Applied Artificial Intelligence and Data Science. Affine and FCBA will collaborate along multiple dimensions, from applications to methodologies, from governance frameworks to enterprise strategies – all with the objective of further defining the role of data sciences …

Science poetry Friday: Artificial Galaxies | 8/14/2020

across the cosmic sea; how many galaxies could there be? A section of deep space taken by the Subaru Telescope (Image Credit: National Astronomical Observatory of Japan / R. Jay GaBany). This poem is inspired by recent research , which has applied artificial intelligence (AI) to finding and classifying galaxies. The Subaru Telescope is a telescope at the Mauna Kea Observatory in Hawaii, operated by the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan. The …

How to get an IT security job: 3 hot skill sets - The Enterprisers Project | 8/14/2020

… Will Accelerate Enterprise Automation Plans , companies are looking to lower their exposure to future business disruption that results when humans execute most organizational processes and functions. They will invest more in cognitive capabilities and applied artificial intelligence (AI), industrial robotics, service robots, and Robotic Process Automation (RPA) . The jobless recovery that results from increased automation will boost the automation trends that we started to see pre-pandemic. This is especially …

The Future of Abstract Artificial Intelligence | 8/13/2020

Bitfury , Blog Posts / August 13, 2020 August 13, 2020 This blog post was originally published by Bitfury . It is reprinted here with the permission of Bitfury. AI is having a significant and incredible impact on the world around us. Recently, a research center applied artificial intelligence to X-rays of lungs to detect cancer and COVID-19 even earlier, serious strides are being made in fully autonomous driving systems, and …

New Graduate Programs in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence Power Professional Success | 8/12/2020

New graduate engineering programs in applied data science and applied artificial intelligence are attracting strong interest from professionals looking to expand their skills during the COVID-19 pandemic. “We have seen a tremendous amount of interest in our online master’s degree programs in the last few months, both in terms of enrollments and consideration for future term starts,” said Shiley-Marcos School of Engineering Dean Chell Roberts. “The pandemic has …

#NAOJ: Classifying #Galaxies with Artificial Intelligence #AI | 8/11/2020

ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL ASTRONOMICAL OBSERVATORY OF JAPAN IN TOKYO CLASSIFYING GALAXIES WITH ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE Astronomers have applied artificial intelligence (AI) to ultra-wide field-of-view images of the distant universe captured by the Subaru Telescope, and have achieved a very high accuracy for finding and classifying spiral galaxies in those images. This technique, in combination with citizen science, is expected to yield further discoveries in the future. A …

Classifying galaxies with artificial intelligence – IAM Network | 8/11/2020

Classifying galaxies with artificial intelligence Advertisement BEGIN ARTICLE PREVIEW: Aug 11, 2020 (Nanowerk News) Astronomers have applied artificial intelligence (AI) to ultra-wide field-of-view images of the distant Universe captured by the Subaru Telescope, and have achieved a very high accuracy for finding and classifying spiral galaxies in those images (Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, “Spin Parity of Spiral Galaxies II: A catalogue of 80k spiral …

AI, Precision Medicine Tool May Enable Early Autism Diagnosis | HealthIT Analytics | 8/10/2020

… symptoms,” said Luo. “The autism subtype characterized by abnormal levels identified in this study is the first multidimensional evidenced-based subtype that has distinct molecular features and an underlying cause.” Research teams have previously applied artificial intelligence and precision medicine techniques to autism research. A group at Princeton University recently used a deep learning algorithm to decode the functional impact of genetic mutations in people with autism. The team was …

Getting Buy-in for Your AI Product | 8/7/2020

David Poole Applied Artificial Intelligence August 7, 2020 July’s installment of the Scaletech AI Product Series featured Mike Olson, founder and former CEO of Cloudera and Nahla Salem, Senior Product Manager at Loopio alongside co-hosts Alistair Croll, founder of Fwd50, Startupfest and Scaletech, and Dr. Theresa Johnson , Data Scientist at Airbnb and angel investor. The focus for this event was, “How do I choose the right opportunities for AI …

The Applied Artificial Intelligence Workshop | 7/27/2020

Publisher: WOW! eBook (July 22, 2020) Language: English ISBN-13: 978-1800205819 eBook Description: The Applied Artificial Intelligence Workshop : With knowledge and information shared by experts, take your first steps towards creating scalable AI algorithms and solutions in Python, through practical exercises and engaging activities You already know that artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are present in many of the tools you use in your daily routine. But do …

AI in Healthcare: Identifying Risks & Saving Money | 7/23/2020

… healthcare, currently most of the treatment recommendations are based on the previous prescription record and an assumption that the patient has followed the earlier recommendations,” says Dr. Manjeet Rege , director of the Center for Applied Artificial Intelligence at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, MN. “With computer vision and natural language processing (NLP) technologies in AI, you can have digital assistants reminding patients to take medications at the …

Episode #239: Chris Fernandez, EnsoData, “There Was One Particular Area That Felt Like It Was At Least 5 Years Behind…And That Was The Application Of AI To Waveform Data” | 7/22/2020

… it way back. I initially, you know, met my co-founders at the University of Wisconsin, Madison back in 2010. We were sort of the nerds that fell in love with the confluence of applied artificial intelligence , massive datasets, and working with really great clinicians. Our CTNI had initially started a custom apparel company that had one of the first online marketplaces that was integrated into Facebook. We grew that …

Geospark Analytics Inks Air Force Contract | 7/20/2020

Applied artificial intelligence solutions provider Geospark Analytics has been awarded a Special Phase II Small Business Innovation Research contract from the U.S. Air Force AFWERX. The contract calls for Geospark Analytics to extend the Hyperion mobile application to streamline the sharing of threat information and analysis between Air Force flight crews and Air Force intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance and operational support units. “At Geospark Analytics we are never satisfied, and …

German Startup AskBrian Closes Angel Round to Further Develop an AI Assistant for Business | Business Wire | 6/30/2020

MUNICH- AskBrian , the startup specialized in applied artificial intelligence and provider of AI-based digital assistant Brian, today announced the closing of its angel funding round. Experienced business angels Björn Kolbmüller and Paul Schwarzenholz (founders of Zenloop and Flaconi) led the investment round with the participation of private investors from leading management consultancies (Bain & Company, Oliver Wyman, EY, and Stern Stewart & Co.) along with several experienced entrepreneurs. The company, founded …

AskBrian Closes Angel Funding Round | 6/30/2020

By FinSMEs AskBrian , a Munich, Germany-based startup specialized in applied artificial intelligence and provider of AI-based digital assistant Brian, closed its angel funding round. The amount of the deal was not disclosed. The round was led by business angels Björn Kolbmüller and Paul Schwarzenholz (founders of Zenloop and Flaconi) with participation from private investors from leading management consultancies (Bain & Company, Oliver Wyman, EY, and Stern Stewart & Co.) along …

Canada lags peer countries in AI skills development and adoption, but national tech industry association doesn’t believe it has to | Globe Newswire | 6/30/2020

Mississauga, ON, June 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, many of the world’s largest countries and corporations, in all sectors, had initiated massive investments in applied artificial intelligence (AI) to address a myriad of business and social priorities. Canada, to date, has lagged in applied AI investment. It now has an opportunity, and in the case of COVID 19, a necessity, to turn the tide according …

Apply Now | Scholarship for MSc in Applied Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics 2020 - 2021, University of Bradford, UK | 6/27/2020

Office for Students Funded Scholarship for MSc in Applied Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics Full-time: available Part-time: available Prospective PG students (inc. current UG): available Current PG students: not available Entry year: 2020/21 Undergraduate: not available Postgraduate taught: available Postgraduate research: not available 15 scholarships available Application deadline: 15 July 2020 About the scholarship Scholarships are available under the Challenge Grant programme launched by the Office for Students …

Deloitte Launches the Deloitte AI Institute To Accelerate Applied Artificial Intelligence Innovation And Research For The Enterprise | 6/25/2020

Home Headlines Deloitte Launches the Deloitte AI Institute To Accelerate Applied Artificial Intelligence Innovation… Deloitte Launches the Deloitte AI Institute To Accelerate Applied Artificial Intelligence Innovation And Research For The Enterprise June 25, 2020 Print The Institute’s network will consist of top industry thought leaders and academic luminaries, start-ups, research and development groups, entrepreneurs, investors, and innovators The Deloitte AI Institute will collaborate with leading ethicists, thought leaders and …

Deloitte Launches the Deloitte AI Institute to Advance Applied Artificial Intelligence Innovation and Research for the Enterprise | PR Newswire | 6/24/2020

NEW YORK - Deloitte today announced the launch of the Deloitte AI Institute , a center that focuses on artificial intelligence (AI) research, eminence and applied innovation across industries. The Institute will bring together the brightest minds in the field of AI to apply cutting-edge research to help address a wide spectrum of relevant AI use cases. “The Deloitte AI Institute is being established to advance the conversation and development of …

Health and Human Services Selects Geospark Analytics for Development of Artificial Intelligence Disease Outbreak Modeling | BioSpace | 6/23/2020

HERNDON, Va. , June 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Geospark Analytics , the world class leader in developing applied artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for global threat and risk assessment, was just awarded a five-year, multi-million dollar contract with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for use of the company’s Hyperion platform, its COVID-19 risk model, and development of new AI-driven disease outbreak models …

Smart Cameras at Amazon Provide Real-Time Social Distancing Feedback to Employees | 6/16/2020

Software Allows Drones to Monitor Social Distancing, Face Masks A California startup company that makes drones released new software for monitoring social distancing and face-mask wearing from the air. This system followed an earlier move that applied artificial intelligence and machine learning to the camera footage in Amazon’s buildings to help identify high traffic areas and guide additional measures to improve social distancing. In implementing that earlier technology, Porter …

Geospark Analytics awarded NATO contract for use of Hyperion and AI-driven risk models | PR Newswire | 6/16/2020

Geospark Analytics awarded NATO contract for use of Hyperion and AI-driven risk models News provided by Jun 16, 2020, 10:30 ET Share this article HERNDON, Va. , June 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ – Geospark Analytics , a world class leader in developing applied artificial intelligence solutions for risk and threat assessment, has been awarded a contract from the NATO for use of the company’s Hyperion global threat and risk assessment platform and its …

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The #AIEye: NVIDIA (Nasdaq: $NVDA) Announces Jetson Xavier NX and Juniper (NYSE: $JNPR) Enhances Global Partner Program for #AI | 11/11/2019

… portable medical devices, small commercial robots, smart cameras, high-resolution sensors, automated optical inspection and other IoT embedded systems”. Lee Ritholz, Director & Chief Architect Applied Artificial Intelligence, Lockheed Martin ( NYSE:LMT ) commented: “NVIDIA’s embedded Jetson products have been accelerating the research, development, and deployment of embedded AI solutions on Lockheed Martin’s platforms. With Jetson Xavier NX’s exceptional performance, small form factor & low power, we will be able to do more …

The #AIEye: NVIDIA (Nasdaq: $NVDA) Announces Jetson Xavier NX and Juniper (NYSE: $JNPR) Enhances Global Partner Program for #AI | 11/11/2019

… portable medical devices, small commercial robots, smart cameras, high-resolution sensors, automated optical inspection and other IoT embedded systems”. Lee Ritholz, Director & Chief Architect Applied Artificial Intelligence, Lockheed Martin ( NYSE:LMT ) commented: “NVIDIA’s embedded Jetson products have been accelerating the research, development, and deployment of embedded AI solutions on Lockheed Martin’s platforms. With Jetson Xavier NX’s exceptional performance, small form factor & low power, we will be able to do more …

BootstrapLabs

BootstrapLabs to Host Fourth Annual Applied Artificial Intelligence Conference In San Francisco | 4/19/2019

Apr 19, 2019 6:22 AM BootstrapLabs to Host Fourth Annual Applied Artificial Intelligence Conference In San Francisco 19, 2019 SAN FRANCISCO ,– BootstrapLabs, a leading venture capital firm focused on applied artificial intelligence (AI), is holding its fourth annual Applied AI Conference on Thursday, April 18th in San Francisco . The event brings some of the brightest AI experts across industries together to engage in discussion and learnings around the current and …

Kountable CEO Talks with UNOPS Head of Global Innovation and Technology about Its Vital Role in Improving Supply Chain Access at BootstrapLabs AI Conference | Markets Insider | Business Insider | 4/18/2019

SAN FRANCISCO , April 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – BootstrapLabs Applied Artificial Intelligence Conference featured entrepreneurs and innovators who shared the newest developments in the field of AI from research and business development to investing and business transformation. One of several distinguished speakers was Chris Hale , CEO and Co-founder of Kountable, a managed marketplace for global trade, which focuses on collaboration in the supply chain, bringing together SMEs, multinational suppliers and end …

Temecula Valley Hospital, Temecula CA

TVH is the First in California to Bring Applied Artificial Intelligence to Stroke Care | 11/1/2019

TVH is the First in California to Bring Applied Artificial Intelligence to Stroke Care by TVBJ November 1, 2019 As one of the leaders in stroke care in Southern California, Temecula Valley Hospital continues its commitment to leveraging the most advanced innovations to improve access and optimize treatment for patients who are suffering an acute stroke. Viz.ai’s software allows Temecula Valley Hospital to further enhance the power of our stroke …

Temecula Valley Hospital is the first in California to bring applied artificial intelligence to stroke care | 10/10/2019

… Hamed Farid, medical director of interventional neuro-radiology, views an image of the brain in the neuro-biplane room at Temecula Valley Hospital. Courtesy photo TEMECULA – As one of the leaders in stroke care in … in the triage, diagnosis and treatment of strokes. Combining groundbreaking applied artificial intelligence with seamless communication, Viz.ai’s image analysis facilitates fast and accurate triage of suspected blockages in stroke patients and better collaboration between clinicians …

Kirk Krappe

Apttus Announces Investment from IBM | PR Newswire | 1/11/2018

… we look forward to taking the relationship between our two companies to the next level through a technology partnership,” said Kirk Krappe , Chairman and CEO of Apttus. “We also look forward to delivering our AI … Lifecycle Management (CLM) solutions. Apttus’ innovations include Max, the company’s Applied Artificial Intelligence that enables enterprises to achieve superior business outcomes. Apttus partners with a world-class ecosystem. Apttus customers include hundreds of the world’s …

Apttus Announces Investment from IBM | PR Newswire | 1/11/2018

… we look forward to taking the relationship between our two companies to the next level through a technology partnership,” said Kirk Krappe , Chairman and CEO of Apttus. “We also look forward to delivering our AI … Lifecycle Management (CLM) solutions. Apttus’ innovations include Max, the company’s Applied Artificial Intelligence that enables enterprises to achieve superior business outcomes. Apttus partners with a world-class ecosystem. Apttus customers include hundreds of the world’s …

Raj Verma

Apttus Appoints Raj Verma as Chief Operating Officer And Promotes Ben Allen to Chief Marketing | PR Newswire | 12/20/2017

… 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Apttus , the global leader in Quote-to-Cash and Contract Lifecycle Management solutions utilizing artificial intelligence, has appointed Raj Verma to Chief Operating Officer and promoted Ben Allen to Chief Marketing Officer, effective … Apttus as the leader in Quote-to-Cash solutions with applied artificial intelligence for enterprise organizations. Since joining Apttus in 2013, Allen has been responsible for leading go-to-market efforts across the company. “I’m …

Apttus Appoints Raj Verma as Chief Operating Officer And Promotes Ben Allen to Chief Marketing Officer | PR Newswire | 12/20/2017

Apttus Appoints Raj Verma as Chief Operating Officer And Promotes Ben Allen to Chief Marketing Officer New C-Suite Additions Help Pave Way for Quote-to-Cash Leader’s Future Growth, Scale News provided by 08:02 … Apttus as the leader in Quote-to-Cash solutions with applied artificial intelligence for enterprise organizations. Since joining Apttus in 2013, Allen has been responsible for leading go-to-market efforts across the company. “I’m …