The AI Ireland podcast explores the applications and research of Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence on the island of Ireland. Our mission is to increase the use of AI for the benefit of our society, our competitiveness, and for everyone living in Ireland.
E102 Ignacio Colis Vidal, Co-Founder at Automated Regulatory Monitoring
Today’s guest is Ignacio Colis Vidal, which is the Co-Founder at Automated Regulatory Monitoring. Previously a finalist at the 2021 AI Awards, ARM help firms identify customers displaying early signs of vulnerability and monitoring every key step of their customer journey to prevent any harm to the final consumer.
The work they do at ARM
His motivation for setting up the company
How their technology helps customers
The vulnerability passport
The benefits this product brings to customers
How they are using Machine Learning
E101 Aurobinda De, Co-Founder and Director at Empeal
Today’s guest is Aurobinda De, Co-Founder and Director at Empeal. Founded in 2018, Empeal is an AI Driven Multisided Digital Health SaaS Solution for prevention and management of chronic health conditions. Their measurable metrics based on medical, nutrition, lifestyle, behaviour and individual goals data, help users and organisations understand their health footprint and act on it.
His background and journey to Empeal
Problems they are solving within health & well-being
Challenges of working with Healthcare Data
How they are using AI to solve these challenges
What the future holds for Empeal
E100 Dr. David Brown, Archival Discovery Lead for Beyond 2022 and Research Fellow with the ADAPT Centre
In today’s episode, our guest is Dr. David Brown, Archival Discovery lead for Beyond 2022 and Research Fellow with the ADAPT Centre at Trinity Collge Dublin. David was part of the team at the Virtual Record Treasury of Ireland who were nominated for the 2022 AI Awards.
The Treasury re-imagines and reconstructs through digital technologies the Public Record Office of Ireland, a magnificent archive destroyed on June 30th, 1922, in the opening engagement of the Civil War. Together with partners across Ireland and around the world, they are democratizing access to invaluable records and illuminating seven centuries of Irish history.
The goal of the Virtual Record Treasury of Ireland
An insight into the types of data they work with
Challenges they faced & using ML to overcome them
Other applications they are focusing on
Insights from the VRTI that interested him
E99 James Garza, MSc in Data Analytics at CCT College Dublin
Today’s guest is James Garza, who studied the Higher Diploma in Science in AI Applications at CCT College Dublin. He is also now working towards the MSc in Data Analytics at CCT. CCT offers a range of part-time and online programmes (many of which are government funded via Springboard+ or the Human Capital Initiative) in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Data Analytics, Software Development and Cybersecurity from level 7 Diploma to level 9 Masters Degree. They are now enrolling for a new intake starting in February 2023.
James is a diligent professional with over 20 years of financial services and customer facing work experience. He is a detailed oriented with a proven knowledge of Python, Data Analysis and Visualization.
His unique journey to studying a Masters in Data Analytics
Why he enjoys the project-based degree
Applying his new coding skills to his company Trillium
Why he loves learning
His advice on expanding into further education
E98 Mark Horgan, Founder of SkillsBase
Today's guest is Mark Horgan, Founder at SkillsBase. Through module-based content, Skillsbase aim to impact real behavioural change across various business sectors. They aim to provide a platform where companies can balance function with form by creating unique content that trainees will want to consume at the core of our content development process.
Skillsbase provides award-winning module-based learning for global businesses. Through Skillsbase, creativity, learning science, and a human-centred approach are melded in a way that inspires, motivates, and promotes effectiveness. They aim to impact real behavioural change across various business sectors through module-based content.
In today's episode, Mark discusses:
His background & how SkillsBase came about
Problems they are solving applying AI
Challenges they need to overcome such as stakeholder buy-in
What the near future looks like for SkillsBase
E97 AI Awards Finalist Swaroop Kaggere Shivamurthy, Founder at Probvision
Today’s guest is Swaroop Kaggere Shivamurthy, Founder at Probvision. Founded in 2020, Probvision's vision is to create smart cameras with world-class video analytics capability that consistently helps us to develop innovative and disruptive solutions for a better tomorrow. Their AI data analytics technology is build on proprietary computer vision and state of art deep learning systems and is made available to customers through easily usable and well tested API's.
How Probvision got started
Problems they are solving for customers at Probvision
How their AI-powered, safe edge cameras adds value to the end user
Their impact in energy automation, security and healthcare
What the future holds for their security camera solutions