AI and Robotics conference, with Stephen Metcalfe MP and Chris Ezekiel

Here’s the second instalment of my notes from the AI and Robotics conference earlier this month. It summarises the talks from two excellent speakers:

  • Stephen Metcalfe, an MP heavily involved with the government’s activities relating to science and technology
  • Chris Ezekiel, Founder & CEO of Creative Virtual, a company that’s created chatbots for clients including HSBC, Verizon, Autodesk, E*TRADE, Lloyds Banking Group, Tesco and National Rail Enquiries

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Zanzi sponsors the AI and Robotics conference

On Thursday 14th September I attended the AIR Events conference in London. You can download the programme PDF here.

It was fascinating: good mix of speakers, well curated, well chaired, and with decent food. I took loads of notes and am aiming to reproduce the more legible ones for you. Here are the first two, Chris Corrado Group COO and CIO at the London Stock Exchange, and Pete Trainor from BIMA (British Interactive Media Association):

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Protecting your company’s Intellectual Property in the 21st century

  • By: Guest author
  • 1st June 2017
  • Category: Resources

Businesses continue to face many challenges and the news is full of stories relating to security issues. It’s not just recent terrorist attacks; cybercrime and counterfeiting remain high on the list of ongoing threats.

This article, by Intellectual Property expert Jackie Maguire from Firm Advantage explains how the knowledge-based economy requires businesses to protect a wider base of assets than those kept under a traditional lock and key.

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12 practical tips to make Google love your website, today!

Thank you to South Oxfordshire District Council for organising yesterday’s workshop  at Milton Park. I can’t praise the team there highly enough. They promoted the workshop for us, booked the room, dealt with printing… the works.

And it went well; plenty of positive feedback as I understand it, we’re still to see the feedback forms, from around 25 delegates.

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SMS Marketing: Is your greatest marketing tool hiding in your pocket?

Like many marketers, I‘m always interested in new technology and what is going to be the next ‘big thing’. And it was with this in mind that I visited the Technology for Marketing event at the end of September 2016.

One of the presentations that I listened to was not only packed with delegates, but left a lasting impression on me. It was all about SMS marketing or more simply, text message marketing.

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