AI Sector Overviews Articles and Reports

Artificial intelligence “sector overview” reports are designed to help business leaders explore the possibilities and important AI trends across industries. Search our sector overview reports below:

Artificial Intelligence at Progressive - Snapshot and Flo Chatbot

Artificial Intelligence at Progressive – Snapshot and Flo Chatbot

Progressive is one of the largest auto insurers in the US. The company has been experimenting with AI since the middle of the 2010s, with customer-facing applications that update insurance premiums based on driving habits and answer questions in a chat window. In this article, we discuss both of these AI use-cases. More specifically:

Artificial Intelligence at Goldman Sachs - Current Initiatives

Artificial Intelligence at Goldman Sachs – Current Initiatives

The top 100 global banks, including Goldman Sachs, are beginning to take AI strategies very seriously.

Machine Vision in Retail - Current Use-Cases and Applications

Machine Vision in Retail – Current Use-Cases and Applications

The retail industry collects massive amounts of data every day, and this makes its key processes ripe for automation with machine learning. Along with the manufacturing sector, the retail industry likely stands to benefit the most from one particular AI technique in the next few years: machine vision, also known as computer vision.

5 Ways Banking Chatbots Improve Customer Experience

5 Ways Banking Chatbots Could Improve the Customer Experience

In banking and finance, chatbots have the potential to improve the customer experience by allowing customers to check their account balances, transfer money, learn about interest rates, change their billing addresses, and more.

Artificial Intelligence for Digitizing Claims Processing - A Brief Overview

Artificial Intelligence for Digitizing Claims Processing – A Brief Overview

Many large insurers are finding ways to digitize parts of their business process in preparation for future projects involving machine learning. This is especially true in claims processing, which could become faster and less error-prone if claims adjusters did not have to search through large amounts of data or paper documents manually.

Top 3 Most Funded AI Startups in Insurance – An Overview

Top 3 Most Funded AI Companies in Insurance – An Overview

Several key insurance carriers began to experiment with AI in the last decade, including Progressive, All-State, and State Farm. Although not as large as the banking and retail industries, the AI vendor landscape in insurance is growing.

Natural Language Processing in Retail - Current Applications

Natural Language Processing in Retail – Current Applications

The retail and eCommerce sectors were among the first to adopt natural language processing (NLP) in the enterprise, particularly by way of chatbots and conversational interfaces. In this article, we cover three ways retailers can use NLP to automate business processes and offer the customer a better experience. We also give examples of AI vendors that offer this technology and describe their products. The NLP capabilities we discuss include:

AI in Mental Health and Well-being - Current Applications and Trends

AI in Mental Health and Well-being – Current Applications and Trends

There are numerous AI initiatives in progress across the healthcare industry; some of these are for mental health and well-being. In this article, we offer an overview of how AI is facilitating mental healthcare.