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Techweek TV: Real World AI in 2019 – practical insights from New Zealand businesses implementing Machine Learning solutions

What’s it all about? AI Forum Executive Director Ben Reid participated in a discussion with three leading New Zealand data science and machine learning experts. The conversation examined AI business cases, implementation challenges and lessons at the coalface from those actively delivering AI solutions. Panel includes (left to right): Jake Millar (Unfiltered), Ernestynne Walsh (Nicholson … Continue reading "Techweek TV: Real World AI in 2019 – practical insights from New Zealand businesses implementing Machine Learning solutions"
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AI Forum NZ Adopts the Christchurch Call for Action

Last week the political leaders of New Zealand, France, Canada, the UK and other countries from around the world joined together with leaders from international technology companies and civil society organisations to adopt the Christchurch Call, exactly two months on from the terrorist attack on Christchurch mosques on March 15th which resulted in 51 people losing their lives.
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Kia Kaha Aotearoa

Kia Ora Readers, Our thoughts and compassion go out to everybody who has been affected by the devastating events in Christchurch last Friday. There are a number of opportunities to donate, attend a vigil or provide support to the victims and their families – however, please also be aware of Christchurch tragedy-related scams and attacks currently in circulation. It … Continue reading "Kia Kaha Aotearoa"
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Digital doppelgangers now a reality

Creating your true digital twin is now possible and will provide a groundbreaking 3D future for the entertainment, gaming, tourism and telecommunication industries, says a global expert on computational photography and computer vision. Professor Jingyi Yu, of ShanghaiTech University and DGene, uses a combination of light field acquisition and reconstruction technology to generate an exact … Continue reading "Digital doppelgangers now a reality"