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Stories of how Watson and AI are transforming our world.

Cognitive manufacturing: the close-to-my-bed-show

On June 15, 2017 I gave a presentation on Industry 4.0 and IBM Watson IoT at the IoT Convention in Mechelen. What struck me that day was how pervasive the theme of Industry 4.0 has become in the interim. Many questions are being asked, not so much about what the theme involves, but rather the […]

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Wanted: Wild Ducks who are in for a Cognitive Challenge

The one thing that’s always in the back of every entrepreneur’s mind is how to serve his/her customers even better.  It is in our mind, it is in the mind of our Business Partners. Cognitive adds value to the customers.  The cognitive solutions market represents a tremendous growth opportunity for businesses delivering solutions with cognitive […]

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Today Big Data & Analytics is everywhere for everyone

Analytics have been around for some time now in the business world, it all started when long lists of figures were produced by mainframes which were then analysed by number crunchers trying to make sense and some business value out of it all. Thanks to the rise of the desktop machines and spreadsheet programs everything […]

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Valentine’s day: When talking cognitive and blockchain will make your loved one’s eyes sparkle!

Why Valentine is excellent inspiration for Fintechs Today is Valentine’s day, the day people around the world celebrate love.   Doesn’t matter if relation wise, you are just a start-up or, like me, in a more mature position, today couples surprise their significant others with little tokens of their affection: a card, flowers, dining out, or […]

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Impact grant for employment agency VDAB

Watson tackles youth unemployment. How long and why do young people stay unemployed after entering the labor market? And what actions are the most effective to help them find a job quicker? An IBM Impact Grant helps the Flemish Employment Agency (VDAB) answer these important questions. In just ten weeks, IBM consultants delivered a predictive […]

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IBM Watson Data Platform: Make Data & Analytics Simple

Blogpost by Niko Tambuyser | So you hire a bunch of young and ambitious data scientists to extract true value from your data. And then you find out that they really like open-source software, and that they all have their own tools they prefer using – making it really hard to work together and reach […]

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Machines zijn er om de mens te helpen

Blogpost van Gerard Smit, IBM Chief Technology Officer Benelux – Distinguished Engineer & Reverse Historian | Dit artikel verscheen eerder in Dutch Cowboys Computers en robots kunnen straks meer dan wij ooit voor mogelijk hebben gehouden. Moeten we daar bang voor zijn of niet? Machines zijn er altijd geweest om de mens te ondersteunen en er […]

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