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Join Jerry Cuomo, IBM Fellow and VP of Technology, as he takes you on a captivating exploration into the world of trustworthy AI for business. In "The Art of A.I for Business." podcast, Jerry, along with renowned industry experts, unravels the seamless integration of artificial intelligence into modern enterprises.
Discover how AI goes beyond being a standalone technology, becoming a vital partner in creating a hybrid workforce that enhances human capabilities and revolutionizes the way we work. This podcast showcases how AI empowers individuals, enabling them to become "superhumans" with more time to focus on their passions and creativity.
With a sprinkle of Automation, this show blends artistry and technology, offering thought-provoking insights and engaging discussions. Each episode features top-notch guests who are driving the AI revolution and provides expert perspectives on the limitless possibilities of trustworthy AI for business.
Subscribe now to "The Art of A.I. for Business" and join Jerry Cuomo and his guests as they explore the cutting-edge innovations shaping the future. Be part of the journey into the exciting world of AI, where creativity and technology converge to create a brighter tomorrow.
See you on the AI-side!

The Art of A.I. for Business Jerry Cuomo

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    • 5.0 • 8 Ratings

Join Jerry Cuomo, IBM Fellow and VP of Technology, as he takes you on a captivating exploration into the world of trustworthy AI for business. In "The Art of A.I for Business." podcast, Jerry, along with renowned industry experts, unravels the seamless integration of artificial intelligence into modern enterprises.
Discover how AI goes beyond being a standalone technology, becoming a vital partner in creating a hybrid workforce that enhances human capabilities and revolutionizes the way we work. This podcast showcases how AI empowers individuals, enabling them to become "superhumans" with more time to focus on their passions and creativity.
With a sprinkle of Automation, this show blends artistry and technology, offering thought-provoking insights and engaging discussions. Each episode features top-notch guests who are driving the AI revolution and provides expert perspectives on the limitless possibilities of trustworthy AI for business.
Subscribe now to "The Art of A.I. for Business" and join Jerry Cuomo and his guests as they explore the cutting-edge innovations shaping the future. Be part of the journey into the exciting world of AI, where creativity and technology converge to create a brighter tomorrow.
See you on the AI-side!

    Outside In: A Financial Industry Perspective

    Outside In: A Financial Industry Perspective

    Join Jerry Cuomo and guest host Riccardo Forlenza in a riveting discussion with Murli Buluswar from Citigroup on 'Outside In: A Financial Industry Perspective'. This episode offers an in-depth exploration of generative AI's role in transforming industries, particularly financial services. Listen as they discuss the historical evolution of AI, its current and future impact on policy and business strategy, and the importance of balancing technological advances with ethical considerations. Murli provides unique insights into how AI is reshaping decision-making processes, emphasizing the need for governance, transparency, and human-centric approaches. A must-listen for professionals navigating the ever-evolving landscape of AI in business.

    Key Takeaways:
    [00:00:17 - 00:01:36] Intro to "Outside in" series;
    Today featuring Riccardo and Murli.
    [00:01:49 - 00:03:24] Gen AI Evolution
    Discussion on the evolution and impact of generative AI, emphasizing its societal significance.
    [00:03:25 - 00:06:57] AI Policy and Implications
    Exploration of policy challenges and the need for effective governance in the era of AI.
    [00:07:52 - 00:10:08] AI Ethics and Efficiency
    Balancing cost savings with ethical considerations in AI deployment and innovation.
    [00:19:21 - 00:22:05] AI's Future Impact
    Speculation on the future role of AI in work and societal changes, with a focus on adapting to and managing biases.

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    * Coverart was created with the assistance of DALL·E 2 by OpenAI.
    ** Music for the podcast created by Mind The Gap Band - Cox, Cuomo, Haberkorn, Martin, Mosakowski, and Rodriguez

    • 22 min
    Llama2 Inverviews LangChain

    Llama2 Inverviews LangChain

    In this bonus episode, guest host Llama2, a Large Language Model, welcomes LangChain, an innovative framework engineered to elevate the capabilities of language models. The conversation aims to highlight the value LangChain brings to LLM-based applications by acting as a bridge between LLMs and fresh, real-time data sources. Whether it's providing up-to-date stock information for a financial advisory chatbot or tailoring fashion advice based on current weather conditions, LangChain's functionalities are designed to empower applications with contextual awareness and relevant responses.
    LangChain explains its unique approach to data retrieval, cleaning, and summarization, along with its seamless integration with LLMs for generating context-rich, human-like responses. The episode also explores how LangChain uses elements like 'Links' and 'Chains' to create efficient workflows, making it a versatile tool for developers. Lama2 and LangChain delve into the endless possibilities that arise when combining the expertise of LLMs with real-time data, opening the doors to smarter, more contextually aware applications.
    Tune in to explore how LangChain and LLMs like Llama2 are pushing the boundaries to make chatbots and other applications not just smarter, but incredibly useful.
    References:
    Introduction to LangChain - Tutorial on GeeksforGeeks.com
    Build a chatbot with Llama 2 and LangChain
    * Coverart was created with the assistance of DALL·E 2 by OpenAI.
    ** Music for the podcast created by Mind The Gap Band - Cox, Cuomo, Haberkorn, Martin, Mosakowski, and Rodriguez

    • 5 min
    Hallucinations

    Hallucinations

    In this episode host Jerry Cuomo introduces Mihai Criveti as the teammate he turns to first with any AI-related questions. Together, they tackle the complex issue of hallucinations in Large Language Models (LLMs). Mihai clarifies why these models can sometimes produce misleading or incorrect outputs and offers practical solutions like few-shot prompting and Retrieval Augmented Generation (RAG). If you're a business leader interested in implementing AI or simply curious about its limitations, this episode is a must-listen. Gain valuable insights from two experts as they discuss how to use these models more responsibly and effectively.
    For a deeper understanding of the topics discussed in this episode, we highly recommend reading Mihai Criveti's article, "Understanding GenAI Large Language Model Limitations, and How Retrieval Augmented Generation Can Help," available on Medium.

    Key Takeaways:
    [00:32 - 01:06] Intro[01:54 - 04:10] LLMs and their limitations[04:32 - 07:31] What is meant by hallucination[07:39 - 10:28] How to mitigate hallucinations
    * Coverart was created with the assistance of DALL·E 2 by OpenAI.
    ** Music for the podcast created by Mind The Gap Band - Cox, Cuomo, Haberkorn, Martin, Mosakowski, and Rodriguez

    • 15 min
    Teaching AI to Forget

    Teaching AI to Forget

    In this bonus episode, host Jerry Cuomo explores the intriguing concept of "Training AI to Forget." Joined by 'guest' Dr. Eva Rosenberg, a fictional memory psychologist portrayed using voice synthesis tech, they discuss the intersection of neuroscience, ethics, and computer science in AI. Jerry shares insights from his recent article and introduces "The Neuralyzer," a code experiment that enables AI systems to forget specific terms or data, aligning with governance and ethical considerations like GDPR.

    In a surprising twist, Jerry reveals that the role of Dr. Eva Rosenberg was performed by him using technology from Respeecher, an AI startup known for voice synthesis. The episode explores how Respeecher responsibly navigates the ethical landscape of synthetic voices.

    This episode serves as a thought-provoking journey into the future of trustworthy AI, examining both the technological and ethical dimensions. Listen now to get inspired and educated about the next frontier in AI governance.

    Key Takeaways:
    [00:31 - 00:47] Intro Dr. Eva Rosenberg[01:17 - 01:28] Forgetting is a feature[02:45 - 03:24] The Neuralyzer[04:03 - 04:17] Ongoing Research[05:11 - 05:42] I'm Eva[05:43 - 06:04] Respeecher[06:24 - 06:34] Simulation[07:03 - 07:19] Ethical use of synthetic voice
    References:
    Art of AI Article Series - Training AI to Forget: The Next Frontier in Trustworthy AI
    Art of AI Github Repo (neuralizer.py) source code

    Towards Making Systems Forget with Machine Unlearning
    Machine Unlearning
    Selective Forgetting in Deep Networks
    Adaptive Machine Unlearning

    Respeecher - wikipedia
    Respeecher - website

    * Coverart was created with the assistance of DALL·E 2 by OpenAI.
    ** Music for the podcast created by Mind The Gap Band - Cox, Cuomo, Haberkorn, Martin, Mosakowski, and Rodriguez

    • 7 min
    Enterprise AI

    Enterprise AI

    In this episode of The Art of AI podcast, host Jerry Cuomo welcomes Rama Akkiraju, VP for Enterprise AI and Automation at NVIDIA and former IBM Fellow. Rama, who has been recognized by Forbes as one of the leading women in AI research, talks about the significant changes she has witnessed in AI technology, especially its application in enterprise settings.
    Jerry and Rama discuss how tasks that once required months of work and expert data scientists can now be accomplished in significantly less time. They cover the role of generative AI in transforming various enterprise functions, including customer support, IT, and HR. The conversation also touches on the essential relationship between hardware and software in AI development, specifically the role of accelerated computing and GPUs. Whether you're an AI practitioner or simply interested in the transformative potential of AI in enterprise, this episode offers valuable insights. Jerry and Rama explore real-world applications and also discuss the future, considering what advancements in multi-model AI could mean for various industries.

    Key Takeaways:
    [00:41 - 01:04] Rama Intro[02:38 - 03:09] Rama's Role at NVIDIA[04:24 - 04:59] GPUs[08:23 - 08:53] I was into AI before it was cool.[09:51 - 10:29] Thoughts on Future of AI
    References:
    A Fireside Chat with Rama Akkiraju, Vice President for AI/Machine Learning for IT at Nvidia. NYU Stern School of Business. Watch VideoThe “Art of AI” article series by Jerry Cuomo on Medium.com. Read Articles* Coverart was created with the assistance of DALL·E 2 by OpenAI.
    ** Music for the podcast created by Mind The Gap Band - Cox, Cuomo, Haberkorn, Martin, Mosakowski, and Rodriguez

    • 12 min
    ChatGPT Risks & Realities

    ChatGPT Risks & Realities

    In this bonus episode Digital Jerry (DJ) sits down with the iconic chatbot, ChatGPT, to discuss Jerry Cuomo's article "Exploring the risks and alternatives of ChatGPT”. Engaging in a candid dialogue, DJ provides ChatGPT with a unique platform to articulate the inner workings of its system in its own words. The conversation touches upon the significance of user data privacy, the potential intellectual property concerns tied to AI outputs, and the differences between ChatGPT applications and the foundational GPT models. The episode also shines a spotlight on the enterprise-centric Microsoft Azure OpenAI service and gives listeners a glimpse into the capabilities of watsonx. Join in for a firsthand perspective on the multifaceted world of AI in the enterprise.

    • 5 min

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