European Commission Language Technology Seminar took place on February 10th, in Brussels, Belgium. Over 40 different European language technology companies came together to discuss the trends and the challenges in the field of AI and chat automation. Our founder Indrek also participated and represented AlphaBlues: „AI technologies have never seen a higher interest before. The fact that great number of people are interested in the topic suggests that the future in AI will be fascinating!“ One of the primary objectives of the event was to describe and define the AI market today. There are some technology giants that have the
AlphaBlues won 2nd place in the Fintech of the Year Award organized by the German-Baltic Chamber of Commerce in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania (AHK) 👏 The competition was strong as each company that reached the finals had to pitch their solution on the stage to a group of international judges and the general public. After voting by the judges and the public at the gala dinner AlphaBlues came ahead of EstateGuru, Bondora and Admiral Markets Group. Congratulations to Veriff for the first place! The prestigious awards are given out annually by the AHK that this year celebrated its 25th anniversary.
AlphaBlues is actively working with Capgemini in the Nordics and we’re delighted to be speaking at the DIGITAL DAWN breakfast seminar in Helsinki June 6th about chat automation and Natural Language Processing. You can register here. Capgemini’s DIGITAL DAWN breakfast introduces you the future of automation – Intelligent Automation. In this event you will meet some of the brightest stars of intelligent automation and learn what kind of value this could bring to your organization and how to get it done. Robotic Process Automation (RPA) has been making its way like a tsunami to all businesses across Nordics. It is a
Meet us at Call and Contact Center Expo in London 🇬🇧 on March 27-28 and hear about our latest developments in authenticated chat experiences. Our CEO Indrek will also be giving a talk (with numbers 😃) on Lattelecom use case – a fine example of how a leading European telecom company automated a significant share of their customer support with chat and chatbots over a course of year. And before that we will be attending the North Star AI Conference in Estonia 🇪🇪 on March 7 alongside with representatives from companies such as DeepMind, Spotify and Microsoft. Come by our
Team AlphaBlues took part in the Telia VUNK hackathon in December and its Mia chatbot won the first prize 🏆 Great testament to our virtual assistant and its enhanced authentication capability especially that our team was competing with other major software development companies. And at the same time we got Best Pitch award for our chat and voice bot Juta which was built for the Estonian Justice Ministry at the Garage48 Digital State hackathon. Juta was built in 48 hours to be capable of answering common questions about legal issues for citizens in Estonian and English. To top it off
Here is a list of events where you can catch the AlphaBlues team over the next few months. We’ll be speaking about how our customers have implemented and are using our AlphaAI and AlphaChat product. If you’re attending stop by and say hello. Will be good to connect 😁 🇪🇪 Language Technologies Summit, 27 Sept, Tartu www.hlt2018.ut.ee See our demo and learn how the NLP works at the event specifically focused on language technologies. 🇵🇱 AI & Big Data Congress, 1-2 Oct, Warsaw http://bigdatacee.com/ Hear Indrek talk how Lattelecom is using virtual assistants + what are the lessons from implementing AI in the real
At the beginning of the year we joined the PwC Startup Collider program in Warsaw Poland as our first steps into that market. From our company point of view the past few weeks have been exceptionally exciting as we have been able to attend several corporate-startup matchmaking events in Poland and met with a large variety of companies to understand their needs when it comes to AI and automation. In mid-March we attended The Heart Demo Day at the awesome Warsaw Spire building. The Heart is a leading corporate-startup matchmaking incubator in Eastern Europe and this demo day was focused on
We often get asked how does NLP work in chat automation. What languages is it good at? Does it really understand my language? What algorithms do you use in your pipeline? To accommodate those requests, we added this video where our CTO Hendrik talks about these topics at the Nordic Data Science and Machine Learning Summit in Stockholm. It is a technical presentation and gives a good overview of how machines understand language and how we approach the topic.
We’ve been travelling quite a bit the beginning of this year. One of the best events thus-far has been the Re-Work Deep Learning and AI Assistant Summit that took place in San Francisco in January 2018. It hosted a variety of exhibitors (including AlphaBlues 👍) and close to 1,000 participants. The talks were of high quality and there were several interesting exhibiting companies. I put down some thoughts that we observed throughout the whole trip in Silicon Valley as they reflect the state of the AI in the NLP & intent understanding space that we are working in. There were plenty
The upcoming Deep Learning Summit in San Francisco is already picking up steam. Not only does it cover an excellent lineup of speakers and industry professionals but also gathers a great selection of exhibitors. In their official blog, NVIDIA has highlighted AlphaBlues as one of 8 startups globally to check out in the summit. If you’re attending the event, stop by and have a chat in our booth 😊 You can check out the full blog post on NVIDIA’s blog here https://blogs.nvidia.com/blog/2018/01/02/ai-startups-to-check-out-at-the-re-work-deep-learning-summit/