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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:

The State of AI for Sales Enablement, and the Evolution of the CRM

The State of AI for Sales Enablement, and the Evolution of the CRM

Episode Summary: Over the last year, we've covered a lot of marketing applications, including a survey of the landscape of machine learning in marketing applications and which industries will be affected first. But marketing doesn't tell the whole story when it comes to B2B sales. At some point, we need to take these clicks and turn them into appointments, for example.

AI for Retail and eCommerce in India - Challenges and Opportunities

AI for Retail and eCommerce in India – Challenges and Opportunities

Episode Summary: In this episode of the AI in Industry podcast, we interview Sumit Borar, Senior Director of Data Sciences and Engineering at Myntra, an eCommerce site for fashion, about the current and future state of eCommerce personalization and how the way customers in India purchase products online affects that personalization. Myntra talks about the challenges of bringing dialed-in personalized recommendations to the physical world and the challenges of bringing eCommerce into the developing world.

The Future of Drug Discovery and AI - The Role of Man and Machine

The Future of Drug Discovery and AI – The Role of Man and Machine

Episode Summary: This week on AI in Industry, we speak with Amir Saffari, Senior Vice President of AI at BenevolentAI, a London-based pharmaceutical company that uses machine learning to find new uses for existing drugs and new treatments for diseases.

AI for Government and NGO Social Good Initiatives - an Interview with the Wadhwani Institute

AI for Government and NGO Social Good Initiatives – an Interview with the Wadhwani Institute

Episode Summary: We usually discuss the impact of artificial intelligence on a business's bottom line, but, in addition to law enforcement, governments and NGOs are also considering AI as a mechanism for improving society.

Artificial Intelligence for Video Search and the YouTube of the Future

Machine Learning for Video Search and Video Education – How it Works

Episode Summary: AI, specifically natural language processing, has made it easier to understand text as a medium in a deeper, more efficient way and at scale. With video, the situation is quite different. AI is already being used to help industries that work in the video medium. However, searching for content within videos is more challenging because video is not just voice and sound, it is also a collection of moving and still images on screen. How could AI work to overcome that challenge?

How Recommendation Engines Actually Work - Strategies and Principles

How Recommendation Engines Actually Work – Strategies and Principles

Episode Summary: When we think of recommendation engines, we might think of Amazon or Netflix, but while consumer goods and entertainment might be the most prominent domains for recommendation engines, there are others. This week, we speak with Madhu Gopinathan of MakeMyTrip, one of the few Indian unicorn companies, about recommendation engines for travel companies.