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Our podcast interviews feature the best and brightest executives and researchers in artificial intelligence today, and each episode highlights current and near-term AI use-cases of value for business leaders. Explore our full list of AI podcast episodes below:

Converstion Rate Optimization for Startups – with Peep Laja of ConversionXL

Converstion Rate Optimization for Startups – with Peep Laja of ConversionXL

Peep Laja has worked with large and small companies to help them convert more visitors to leads and buyers. As co-founder of the firm Markitect, he's seen it all, and he breaks down the common mistakes that startups make when split-testing. My guess is that if you're a founder or marketer, you're making these same errors – here's how to convert MORE.
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Augmented Reality Might Hit 'Blue Collar' First – with Augmate CEO Pete Wassell

Augmented Reality Might Hit ‘Blue Collar’ First – with Augmate CEO Pete Wassell

There's a lot of talk about Augmented Reality, and when it might become "mainstream." Many leading experts believe that workers who are in front of "screens" all day (office and desk workers) might not be the first to be immersed in augmeted reality – it might just be the mechanic and the warehouse worker wearing headsets and seeing holographic displays in front of them. Augmate CEO Pete Wassell talks about his predictions.

Podcast #51 - The Dynamics of Global Collaboration for the Greater Good – with Howard Rheingold

Podcast #51 – The Dynamics of Global Collaboration for the Greater Good – with Howard Rheingold

Howard Rheingold has a knack for understanding the future. In the 1980s he wrote Tools for Thought, a book about the personal computer and the coming era of mind-expanding technology, and recently he's published Net Smart about how humanity can help itself through collaboration on the web. He teaches a class on collaboration at Stanford, and in this episode, shares some of his biggest lessons about the past and potentially revolutionary future of how humans share and collaborate to make everyone's life better.

So you Want to Be a Venture Capitalist? An Interview with David Beisel

So you Want to Be a Venture Capitalist? An Interview with David Beisel

Starting a new company is challenging, exhilarating and something you never forget. It can also be very rewarding. In 1999, David Beisel co-founded the email marketing company Sombasa Media. After a successful exit, he shifted in the the venture capital world, spending three years with Venrock. Nowadays, Beisel is co-founder and partner at NextView Ventures, a seed-stage venture capital firm that invests in internet-enabled startups. Beisel specializes in helping entrepreneurs build successful digital media and internet companies.

How Visions of the Future Can Mold Reality: An Interview with Ariel Waldman

How Visions of the Future Can Mold Reality: An Interview with Ariel Waldman

Whether it's literature, science fiction movies or other forms of art, can the visions of a possible future actually help to mold or influence actual future outcomes? According to Ariel Waldman, people do look to fiction as a means of stimulating change.

Brain-Machine Interface on the Cutting Edge – with BrainGate's Dr. Janos Perge

Brain-Machine Interface on the Cutting Edge – with BrainGate’s Dr. Janos Perge

BrainGate is one of the world's foremost research projects in Brain Machine Interface. Dr. Janos Perge works with BrainGate at Brown University, and offers a deeply insightful perspective of what problems brain-machine interface may be able to solve in the coming years.