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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:

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.

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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Dr. Gholson Lyon – Genetic Research and its Application in Today's Health Care System

Dr. Gholson Lyon – Genetic Research and its Application in Today’s Health Care System

Dr. Gholson Lyon is a psychologist, speaker and researcher at Cold Spring Harbor. He is outspoken about the impact of genomic research in the medical world. In this episode, we talk about the impact of genetic research and integrating of the personal genome in the coming five years.

'Space Hacking' – How to Open Up Citizen Science and Get Us to Space – with Ariel Waldman

‘Space Hacking’ – How to Open Up Citizen Science and Get Us to Space – with Ariel Waldman

Ariel Waldman loves space, and once wanted to work for NASA. Badly. So badly, in fact, that NASA could sense it when they read her letter to them – stating that she wanted to be involved in any way. Though she got to learn about dark matter and black holes, and though she got to send objects into space, she realized she didn't need NASA for this job.

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.

Uploading Human Minds – How Close are We? With Randal Koene, PhD

Uploading Human Minds – How Close are We? With Randal Koene, PhD

Randal Koene, PhD, is CEO and founder of CarbonCopies.org, and one of the world's foremost experts on neurology as it relates to uploading human minds. "Uploading" is still the stuff of science fiction, but it's a life mission for Koene – and legendary futurists and scientists such as Ray Kurzweil expect it to be possible within just a few decades of progress.

Transhuman Impact on Gender and Human Potential – with Dr. Patrick Hopkins

Transhuman Impact on Gender and Human Potential – with Dr. Patrick Hopkins

Dr. Patrick Hopkins is a philosopher and bioethicist. In this interview, we don't contemplate traditional bioethic concerns of animal testing or disease treatment. Instead, we discuss some important considerations of how emerging technologies might alter our bodies, minds, personalities and gender – and, indeed, what "human" might imply in the first place.