Archive by Author | David H. Deans

Top Healthcare AI Trends to Watch in 2019

Top Healthcare AI Trends to Watch in 2019

One of the biggest hurdles for artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare will be overcoming inertia to overhaul current processes that no longer work, and experimenting with emerging technologies. That said, AI faces both technical and feasibility challenges that are unique to the healthcare industry.

via CB Insights

How Global Innovation Drives the Digital Economy

How Global Innovation Drives the Digital Economy

The global innovation race is heating up, with advances in artificial intelligence, blockchain, biotechnology, data storage and other cutting-edge technologies transforming sectors and global markets. To compete, companies can innovate in-house, or they can acquire others’ innovations.

via World Economic Forum

How Biometrics will Advance Mobile Payment Security

How Biometrics will Advance Mobile Payment Security

With password-based personal identity solutions becoming increasingly impractical, device vendors and mobile network service providers have begun implementing an alternative second factor — using a fingerprint, iris, facial feature or vein pattern to establish an individual’s identity.

via Digital Lifescapes

AI Systems Spending Will Reach $10.8B in Europe

AI Systems Spending Will Reach $10.8B in Europe

Both the private and public sectors are looking at AI to streamline processes and enhance customer and citizen experience. As a result, Western European Cognitive or AI Systems spending is poised to ramp up even further, reaching $10.8 billion by 2022 – that’s a 39% five-year CAGR.

via IDC

Manufacturers Gain Improved ROI from Artificial Intelligence

Manufacturers Gain Improved ROI from Artificial Intelligence

Manufacturing’s reliance on machinery and its legacy-driven operations environment, whereby teams rely on operator experience to guide their decision-making, makes it a prime candidate to derive a high return on investment (ROI) from artificial intelligence (AI).

via World Economic Forum

How Digital Commerce Will Transform Global Retail

How Digital Commerce Will Transform Global Retail

Consumers are increasingly turning to online and mobile channels to make retail purchases that they traditionally would have made in-store in prior years — thanks to new online purchasing experiences like click-and-collect and mobile order-ahead.

via Digital Lifescapes

The Four X-Factors of Exceptional Leaders

The Four X-Factors of Exceptional Leaders

“Our experience working within hundreds of C-suites and boardrooms around the world has shown us that traditional approaches to senior leader assessment and development often fall short for two distinct reasons.”

via Strategy + Business