Friday 28 May
12:15pm - 1:30pm
Artificial Intelligence brings new approaches for businesses, government agencies, academia and not-for-profits to engage with stakeholders to make more informed decisions. Through the use of Natural Language Processing (NLP) Artificial Intelligence (AI), we are seeing the balance of evidence used for business cases, polices and strategies move away from heavy reliance on numerical calculations to effectively making use of text, stories and communications. Matt Ensor, Business Director at Beca, talks about this change and how it can benefit outcomes for everyone.
12:15 – 12:30 – light lunch
12:30 – 12:50 – live stream of Thomas Hyde, Beca CDO, on Techweek TV: NZ Digital Twin
12:50 – 13:15 – Matt Ensor, Business Director, Beca: Poets vs. Quants: How AI is increasing inclusivity in decision making
Matt is Business Director for a market-leading AI tool for qualitative research. He speaks on the future of AI in business, and brings his expertise in natural language processing (NLP AI). He believes that Artificial Intelligence will create a new market differentiation and competitive advantage for professional services.