Cognitive

Cognitive manufacturing: de dichtbij-mijn-bed-show

Op 15 juni 2017 gaf ik een presentatie over Industry 4.0 en IBM Watson IoT tijdens de IoT Convention in Mechelen. Wat mij die dag opviel was hoe sterk het thema Industry 4.0 inmiddels leeft. Er zijn heel veel vragen. Niet meer zozeer over wat het thema inhoudt, maar over hoe je er in de […]

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Introducing Watson to the world of music

Watson is a source of inspiration to many creative minds. It helps chefs at home and in top restaurants to cook exciting dishes, and it assists painters and dress designers in creating true works of art. Now Watson is expanding its expertise to the world of music: the system is being trained to work with […]

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What’s cooking, Chef Watson?

Op 15 juni 2017 gaf ik een presentatie over Industry 4.0 en IBM Watson IoT tijdens de IoT Convention in Mechelen. Wat mij die dag opviel was hoe sterk het thema Industry 4.0 inmiddels leeft. Er zijn heel veel vragen. Niet meer zozeer over wat het thema inhoudt, maar over hoe je er in de […]

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IBM at The Next Web Summit 2017

Last week Amsterdam was one big European fusion of tech and digital with almost 15,000 people visiting over 2 days! The vibe, weather, and people could not have been any better. It was a unique way to get a glimpse into the future of upcoming industry initiatives like the impact of technology on humans, AI, […]

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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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What will successful organizations look like in the cognitive era?

Imagine, you enter the office on a Monday morning and you find the robot sitting next to you. First things first. You are keen to get your morning coffee. You ask the robot: “Good morning robot, what coffee would you suggest today?” Based on what you always drink, the day of the week and today´s […]

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Are data scientists doing the right thing?

There’s good and bad news for today’s data scientists. The good news is that you’re doing a great job, giving your organizations crucial business insights. The bad news is that sometimes it’s not enough to truly make a difference, to push your company efficiently and effectively into the premier league. Feeding data into PowerPoints, spreadsheets […]

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An addict, that’s what I am

I better admit it… I’m an addict! Some relief to shout it out loud… It is not that I have trembling hands, starts drooling or get sweaty armpits every morning after not satisfying my addiction, but I do get restless every now and again. And no, it’s not alcohol I long for, it is no nicotine […]

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Transparency and Trust in the Cognitive Era

We are in the early days of a promising new technology, and of the new era to which it is giving birth. This technology is as radically different from the programmable systems that have been produced by the IT industry for half a century as those systems were from the tabulators that preceded them. Commonly […]

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