Data, Privacy and the Future of Economic Growth in India

India, as with many other countries around the world, is engaged in a national debate about how to strike an appropriate balance between using data to drive the innovation economy and the imperative to protect the privacy of the country’s citizens. This is a topic that IBM’s Chairman, President and CEO, Ginni Rometty discussed with […]

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Farmer Platform: Towards a Better Future for a Kisan

Backdrop: Agriculture is single largest livelihood contributor in India India is the largest producer of spices, pulses, milk, tea, cashew and jute; and the second largest producer of wheat, rice, fruits and vegetables, sugarcane, cotton and oilseeds. At 157 million hectares, India holds the second largest agricultural land in the world. Gross Value Added by […]

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How Colombia saw a 3x jump in contextual recommendations with smarter NLP

Mobile has changed everything. Thanks to phenomenal smartphone penetration and democratization of data, more and more consumers are getting online and consuming content like never before. Indeed, forecasts predict India’s internet users will number 829 million by 2021.1 What’s more interesting to note is the rapid growth of Indian language internet users. By 2021, the […]

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How AI can enhance shoppers experience for Retail Industry?

Consumer Brands and Retailers are faced with both tremendous growth opportunity and substantial market challenges, resulting from changing demographics, economy and regulatory environment in India. One key challenge is the changing shopper profile with the rise of millennials, exposure to global choices and trends and the in-flux diversity across the country. In this context, brick […]

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IBM Q: an introduction

Quantum computing is emerging as a key technology that is likely to have a significant impact in the years to come. It is fundamentally different computation model that is built on quantum physics. This field has moved from the back-water of physics, to a key area of research in physics, and now is at the […]

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Disruption is here.. and so is Think Summit, Mumbai!

disruption: noun: preventing something, especially a system, process, or event, from continuing as usual or as expected. How many of us face this in our daily lives, be it at work or back at home as well? Are we sufficiently prepared for it? Do we build in plans to ride the tide when it comes? […]

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Can You Re-imagine Customer Experience in this AI Era? Join IBM at iMedia Brand Summit, Jaipur to know ‘How’!

By 2020, 1.7 megabytes of new information will be created every second for every human being. How do you realise the full potential of this data?  What if you could harness the right data and use it intelligently across the customer journey to meet both the needs of the customer as well as those of […]

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Machine learning and business processes

Business process modelling is an integral task needed for efficient running of business operations. Today many businesses are adopting business modelling both to stay relevant as well as have a competitive edge over their competitors.  At this juncture with AI changing the way enterprises do business there are several intersection points between AI and business […]

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Transforming Indian Banking with Digital Products

At US $1.5 trillion, Indian banking industry is the backbone of our economy serving consumers, SMEs and large corporations alike. While the industry has been in news over Non-Performing Assets (NPAs) and governance issues, the primary challenge for the industry insiders remains sustainable and profitable growth.  100 banks and counting Particularly on the consumer side […]

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Disruptive Technologies : AI – Opportunities & Challenges

As the pace of transformation in the digital age continues to increase, AI is one of the key cornerstones of disruption. Artificial Intelligence (AI), is deeply disrupting technologies that are dramatically changing the way business is conducted. These technologies are reshaping industries, professions, and entire economies at a tremendous pace, forcing businesses, governments, and individuals […]

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