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PICANTE TECH Conference Europe (3-4 September – Prague) Gathers Industry Leaders from Blockchain, AI, Fintech, Quantum Technology, Cryptocurrency, VR/AR, Cyber Security, IoT and Tops with Cyborg Guest

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With little over 30 days left until the inaugural edition of the yearly PICANTE TECH Conference Europe kicks off on 3 September in Prague, the organizers of the conference, PICANTE Media and Events – a fast-growing global news and publishing service portal, – and conference organizer, are sharing some vital information around the event that you should not miss if you are a company involved in Blockchain, Fintech, AI, Quantum Technology, Cryptocurrency, VR/AR, IoT or Cyber Security.

The international conference will host several panel discussions, keynote speeches and a special Fireside Chat with a real life cyborg.

“We are happy to have the opportunity of bringing such a strong lineup of speakers to the inaugural edition of our European conference. The format will allow experts coming from the leading verticals of the tech industry to share high quality information with attending delegates, while also keeping an eye on high value networking opportunities such as breaks, complimentary lunch and evening social gathering. We have been an active company in Europewhich provides boutique style events for over 4 years and we are certainly excited to produce our next series of tech conferences under the form of PICANTE TECH Conference Europe.” stated Zoltán Tűndik, Co-Founder and Head of Business at PICANTE Media and Events.

The speaker lineup includes the following names:

  • Jakub Hytka – Senior Manager at EY
  • Petr Ložek – Head of CEE Technology Consulting at PwC
  • Tomáš Žilavý – Solution Sales Representative at IBM Global Technology Services
  • Alexandra Karpova – Co-Founder & CEO at Millennium Communications
  • Capt.L.C. Arrigo GARIPOLI – Founder at BlueQbit
  • Dean Rakic – Blockchain expert and advisor
  • Dushan Spalevich – Founder & CEO at iBlock TV
  • Andjela Todorovic – Software Engineering Intern at Cubic Corporation
  • Jiří Třečák – CEO at Supernova
  • Aleksander Kijek – Chief Product Officer at Nethone
  • Vojtech Chloupek – Partner at Bird & Bird
  • Dr. Robert Skalina – Senior Advisor at WH Partners
  • Jean Paul Fabri – Managing Director of ARQ Economic & Business Intelligence
  • Simon McDermott – Business Development Director at TECH.eu
  • Valentin Preobrazhenskiy – CEO and Founder at LATOKEN
  • Sergey Tkachenko – CEO and Co-founder of HumanIT
  • Konrad Gill – Founder and Creative Director of ViARsys
  • Martin Stoefler – Co-Founder & Compliance Expert at OSM Solutions
  • Matt Beaney – Service Transition at AutoTrader UK
  • Karel Hulec – Co-Founder & CEO at Solirax Ltd
  • AJ ‘Dr Doom’ Shewki – Co-Founder & CEO at LIV
  • Maria (Masha) Prusakova – Co-Founder at Crypto PR Lab
  • Andrei Cosma – Senior Associate at SIMION & BACIU

and much more.

As mentioned above, the delegates will also get the opportunity to take part in the Fireside Chat and hear more about Cyborgs and Transpecies, with Catalan cyborg artist, Manel Muñoz.

Media and official announcement materials, including speaker photos can be downloaded from the following link: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/2jp9ycptlr6ig6c/AADn1lJt9CopoHEI5Z0QmtLqa?dl=0.

+150 delegates will have the opportunity to attend the boutique style event for a full day of learning and networking with endless prospecting opportunities in “the City of a Hundred Spires”.

The agenda includes the following topics:

  • The Growing Use of Blockchain by Start-ups and SMEs
  • The Use of Artificial Intelligence by Startups and SMEs
  • The Rise of Fintech in Europe
  • Are we there yet? Widespread use of Cryptocurrency in e-commerce and m-commerce
  • Cyborgs and transpecies
  • Best fundraising IEO practices
  • How will quantum technologies affect society?
  • VRevolution – The Time for Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality is now
  • Which CD is right for you? Continuous Deployment or Continuous Delivery?
  • CyberSecurity: The dangers that lurk in the IoT segment and beyond

Register now for PICANTE TECH Conference Europe (Limited seating)

PICANTE Tech Conference Europe is designed to bring both people and knowledge together and provides the excellent ecosystem of networking and learning opportunities without interruptions with emphasis on comfort and communication. After learning from genuine world-class experts and wayseers, meeting achievers shaping the B2B ecosystem, all attendees will get the chance to grab a drink and relax while networking at the evening social gathering.

Visit the official website and BROWSE THE AGENDA/PROGRAM

 

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Artificial Solutions Wipes the Board with Four Podium Positions in Stevie 2019 International Business Awards Including Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year

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Artificial Solutions® (www.artificial-solutions.com), the leading specialist in enterprise-strength Conversational AI, announced today it has won awards in four Stevie® 2019 International Business Awards that were announced earlier today. The company was a Silver Stevie Winner in the prestigious Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year, Software Development Solution of the Year, and Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Solution of the Year. It was also a Bronze Stevie Winner in the IoT Analytics Solution category of the Awards.

The Stevie Awards are the world’s premier business awards. They were created in 2002 to honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and working professionals worldwide. In short order the Stevie has become one of the world’s most coveted prizes. The International Business Awards® (IBA) are open to all organizations worldwide: large and small, public and private, for-profit and non profit and attracted over 4000 entries.

“Recognition in any award is an honor. To win four International Stevies in four key tech-categories, including the highly contested Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year is amazing and a massive endorsement of the whole team at Artificial Solutions who have worked so hard to make Teneo an industry-leading solution,” comments Andy Peart, CMSO of Artificial Solutions.

Stevie Award winners were determined by the average scores of more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from May through early August.

Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year recognizes overall achievement in product innovation. Artificial Solutions entry included the wide range of advanced enhancements made to Teneo in the last 12 months that has raised the bar for other conversational AI platforms. Judges commented that Teneo’s hybrid approach and broad support linguistic and lexical factors is truly impressive and that the company really streamlines the digital transformation journey using the sophisticated AI platform.

Teneo Developers, launched earlier this year, was honored for the best tool or resources for designing, creating or testing software applications. Judges for the Software Development Solution category commented that Visual UI platform to solve the problem of conversational UI is interesting. The problem being solved here could have very high returns.

Teneo’s revolutionary hybrid approach was awarded in the Artificial Intelligence/ Machine Learning category that recognizes solutions that enable computer-based systems to exhibit intelligent behavior in complex situations to solve problems, communicate with people, and perceive and interact with the physical world. Judges commented: Very impressed with how they combined classical ML with advanced NLP. Their use cases are great, and they managed to solve real and practical problems for companies.

The IoT Analytics Solution category recognized Teneo as one of the best applications for measuring and transforming Internet of Things (IoT) data into business intelligence. Judges commented that it showed Innovative use of cutting-edge technology and was a feature rich analytics solution while adhering data privacy laws.

The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small – are eligible to submit nominations. The 2019 IBAs received entries from organizations in 74 nations and territories.

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala awards banquet at the ANDAZ Hotel am Belvedere, Vienna, Austria on 19 October.

 

SOURCE Artificial Solutions International AB

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Aquaculture technology provider UMITRON launches Fish Appetite Index (FAI), the world’s first real-time ocean-based fish appetite detection system.

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UMITRON PTE. LTD. (Singapore, Co-founder/ Managing Director Masahiko Yamada) launches Fish Appetite Index (FAI), the world’s first real-time ocean-based fish appetite detection system. UMITRON FAI uses efficient machine learning and image analysis techniques to extract relevant data from video streams that can then be used to accurately quantify fish appetite. FAI software has already been rolled out to existing customers to optimize their feeding operations.

Over the past twenty years the aquaculture industry has been expanding at an exponential rate with annual production tripling during this brief time span. At the same time, however, aquaculture feed prices have also risen dramatically. This presents an ever-growing challenge for farmers since feed costs account for a majority of their operational overhead. Farmers must walk a tight line: underfeeding their fish risks lower growth rates and slower time to market, while overfeeding increases costs and potentially harms the environment. New data analytics technologies such as IoT devices and machine learning offer farmers a solution to improve their feeding operations.

The FAI algorithm takes in the same visual information that humans would and then scores fish appetite and presents it in an easy to understand chart. When used in tandem with a smart feeder such as UMITRON CELL, the feed time intervals and amounts can be automatically adjusted with minimal human interference. Farm operators can utilize FAI to fine-tune their feeding schedules, ensuring fish are always satiated. This is easily done via their smartphones with the UMITRON app, where they can check and remotely adjust feed settings based on the FAI feedback.

FAI benefits farmers by reducing wasted feed, improving profitability as well as environmental sustainability. FAI in combination with technology such as CELL allows farmers to stay onshore during dangerous weather conditions or holidays while still keeping a close eye on their fish stocks. Furthermore, it reduces the need for every employee to be an expert at feeding and instead frees workers to focus on other tasks that improve fish welfare.

Existing UMITRON customers have already begun using FAI alongside CELL. “Today, there are many companies developing machine-learning algorithms for a variety of industries but only testing them under ideal conditions. The UMITRON Fish Appetite Index on the other hand is already being embraced by our existing customers at their ocean-based farm sites where it operates under real world conditions. It might be difficult for some of our potential customers to completely trust artificial intelligence at first, but FAI is an important tool that can be used to increase productivity and reduce waste,” said Masahiko Yamada, managing director of UMITRON.  “Our appetite analysis approach is being developed with customer feedback in mind. UMITRON will continue to develop similar value-added software services that can be automatically rolled out to our existing customer base. Also, we are open to developing other practical applications after discussions with potential customers or equipment partners,”  added Takuma Okamoto, CTO of UMITRON.

UMITRON is looking for partners interested in using FAI for species such as Atlantic salmon, rainbow trout, European sea bass, and gilthead sea bream. Similarly, UMITRON is looking for feeding system manufacturing partners who wish to utilize data analysis software such as FAI to improve their current products.

UMITRON will participate in AquaNor, which will be held in Trondheim, Norway from August 20-23, and The Japan International Seafood & Technology Expo from August 21-23 in Tokyo, Japan. Interested parties should contact UMITRON in advance to set up an informational meeting.

 

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Vervotech Reimagines Hotel Distribution With the Launch of its AI-based Automated Hotel Mapping Platform – UNICA

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Vervotech, the emerging travel technology company known for its AI-based offerings, today announced the launch of its another core product – UNICA, expanding the company’s product line.

UNICA is Vervotech’s most futuristic solution to date, that standardizes the distribution of descriptive and illustrative content such as star ratings, amenities, geocode, name/brand, description, images, near-by attractions and other static content, to help the agencies maximize correctness of travel reservations. UNICA delivers four new primary capabilities – Content deduplication & Standardization, 99.99% accuracy in mapping, elegant UI & dynamic Self Subscription models, as well as a series of enhancements for business users who can now get rich data in real-time.

“Improperly sorted data, aka poor hotel inventory mapping is a pressing problem for the industry today. Currently, for most hotel distributors and travel agencies, their hotel data isn’t properly sorted, UNICA was launched to solve this major issue,” said Dharmendra Ladi, the architect of product & CTO at Vervotech. As per the industry trend, mapping with more than 95% coverage enables organizations to offer 35% larger than their competitors.

“UNICA deals with the continuous challenge of changing static content around hotels. With this launch, UNICA delivers capabilities that surpass anything available in market,” said Sanjay Ghare, CEO at Vervotech.

The software regularly curates 500 GB data that amounts to 100 GB of content search indexes, and 321,014,667 records (960,000 Properties, 14,005,959 Images, and 16,890,485 Amenities). It is a future-proofed application with capacity to handle 5 times more data than what it has today. Vervotech is planning to target to onboard 50 clients by end of 2019, to expand UNICA’ reach to a variety of travel business models around the world.

 

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