Understanding the Strengths and Weaknesses of AI

  • TYPE: Combined Session DATE: Thursday, November 28, 2019 TIME: 14:00-15:00 LOCATION: FORUM 12


AI for natural language in the form of Natural Language Processing, Understanding and Generation already pervades our lives at a multitude of levels through smart devices in the home, web based-chat bots and mobile phones. Declan Trezise, Director tor Applied Engineering at Basis Technology compares areas of relative strength and weakness in this field through references to media, entertainment and video games both old and new.


Declan Trezise is the Director of Applied Engineering for Basis Technology, based out of the UK. He has many years of experience working out the thorniest problems of converting unstructured text into actionable insight, and communicating complex technical concepts to audiences at all levels and...

A key challenge to AI adoption is the lack of transparency of model decisions. The blackbox nature of AI causes concerns on adoption, regulation and ethical use. Financial decision makers are often limited to back testing and assumptions due to this lack of transparency. Let’s discover Explainable AI can solve these concerns and accelerate AI adoption. We also walk through an example of how a Berlin based startup democratized Credit Risk Assessment with Explainable AI.


Robin actively contributed to building products and platforms that accelerated the Digital Transformation of industries using the power of Data. He works as the Chief Data and Analytical Officer for wefox, the largest Insurtech in Europe - and has held many senior leadership roles in both...

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