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Using Artificial Intelligence to Create Great Content, With Martin Adams CEO of Codec.AI (MDE261)

Minter Dialogue with Martin Adams Martin Adams is CEO & Co-Founder @ Codec, a platform using AI to help produce content and drive content marketing. Martin is also a speaker on innovation, AI and the blockchain. In this conversation, we look at how Martin has gone about using AI for his business and what tips and…

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The Key Trends For 2018 – Brace Yourself

Are you concerned about or interested by what is going to happen in 2018? In the era of too much (spurious and fake) news, it's a serious challenge for business leaders to stay abreast of what's going on. At one level, it's hard enough to keep up with what's going within one's own industry. But,…

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Is Your Business Disruption-Proof? How To Futureproof Your Business

I was on a plane the other day and was quite amused to hear my neighbour, a fairly senior executive in his early 40s, suggest that his company (in fact, his industry) was actually protected from disruption. The industry in question was Insurance and the player in question was a very large player on mainland…

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Is Progress Inevitable? The More Digital One Is, The Less Digital One Wants To Be?

I've been known to start off conversations by saying: Most Gen Y don't agree with me; Gen Z typically frown at the thought; and Baby Boomers tend to split down the middle. The underlying concept behind this question is: Is digital bound to deliver progress? In the best-selling book, Sapiens, author Yuval Noah Harari definitely puts a rather…

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Digital Museum Experience in Cluj, Romania – Interactive Cultural Experiment

I should have known that Cluj, the second largest city in Romania, was going to provide a few digital surprises. And it didn't fail me. First off, the entrepreneurial driver from the airport immediately volunteered to tether Internet access through his own mobile data -- without my even thinking about it. That was most kind…

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Empathic Futures – The Future of AI is Empathic Intelligence?

I recently joined an experiment in empathic intelligence (EI) called Empathic Futures. To be sure, it was a rather riveting experience. Part of a project funded by Volkswagen and created by Feld (a studio for digital crafts based in Berlin), the idea of Empathic Futures was to explore the relationship between human being and an empathic bot. What relationship is comfortable? How…