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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:

Artificial Intelligence for Personalization in Marketing - Current and Future Possibilities

Artificial Intelligence for Personalization in Marketing – Current and Future Possibilities

Episode summary:  In this episode of AI in Industry we speak with Abhi Yadav, the CEO of ZyloTech, a Boston-based customer analytics platform for omni-channel marketing operations. Abhi talks about what's possible now with AI for marketing personalization, and what will be possible in the next 5 years.

Will Artificial Intelligence Become Easier to Use?

When Will Artificial Intelligence Become Easier to Use?

Episode summary: In this week’s episode of AI in Industry we speak with DataRobot CEO Jeremy Achin about the future of AI applications for people without a data science background. We specifically discuss how future AI tools might bypass the complexity of machine learning programming and make intuitive interfaces that function more like today’s everyday software. Our business leader listeners will be interested in Jeremy’s predictions about how the UX for AI-related tools might become more simplified and code-less in the coming 5 years.

How to Apply AI to an Existing Business with Larry Lafferty 1

How to Apply AI to an Existing Business – Three Key Challenges

Episode summary: In this week’s episode of AI in Industry, we speak with Larry Lafferty, the President, and CEO of Veloxiti. Larry has been building large AI projects for DARPA and other large private companies for the last 30 years.

Will McGinnis (Predikto) - Predictive Maintenance for Trains and Mobile Heavy Industry

Predictive Maintenance for Trains and Mobile Heavy Industry – with Will McGinnis of Predikto

Episode summary: In the heavy industry sector, the cost of unpredicted repairs or machine failures can be very expensive. For example: A cargo train with an engine failure in will incur costs from its own repairs, from the transit required to reach the broken down engine, and with holding up other trains and cargo in the process.

Improving Robot Safety and Capability with Artificial Intelligence - with Rodney Brooks

Improving Robot Safety and Capability with Artificial Intelligence – with Rodney Brooks

Episode summary: In this week’s episode of AI in Industry we speak with Rodney Brooks, Founder and CTO of Rethink Robotics, a collaborative robot manufacturer founded in Boston in 2008. Rodney explores robotic safety regulations and he also paints a picture of what robots might be capable of in the next five years.

What's the Value of AI Events and Consulting?

What’s the Value of AI Events and Consulting?

Episode summary: One of the key challenges that enterprises face in adopting artificial intelligence is finding skilled data science talent. Business leaders want to know when it's best to hire AI talent, to "upskill" existing workers, or simply to bring in AI consultants - and the answers aren't always obvious.