Japanese insurance company replaces workers with AI

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Using IBM Watson Explorer AI, insurance firm Fukoku Life Insurance is about to replace the jobs of more than 30 human workers. « It will help calculate payouts to Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance policyholders from January 29 » as described in a company’s statement.   IBM describes Watson as « cognitive technology that can think like a human »…. Read more »

The next generation ICT talents at ICT Spring Europe 2015

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The next generation ICT talents at ICT Spring Europe 2015

The Hack4Kids ICT Spring edition will take place on Wednesday May 20th, in the afternoon at the New Conference Center Kirchberg. The Hack4Kids concept was started by Security Made in Lëtzebuerg (SMILE), with the support of CIRCL and the CodeClub. The mission is to promote coding and at the same time educate young children (approx. 7 to 12 years old) about information… Read more »

Accelerating FinTech innovators

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Accelerating FinTech innovators

Nektarios Liolios, the co-founder & Managing Director of Startupbootcamp FinTech, will share his insights with the professionals attending ICT Spring Europe 2015 on 19 and 20 May in Luxembourg. Startupbootcamp FinTech is a leading innovation program in the financial industry, providing funding, mentorship, office space and access to a global network of investors and VCs, for up to 10 selected FinTech… Read more »

Solving the data protection equation

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Solving the data protection equation

Managing risk and building trust underpins the agenda as digital platforms become increasingly central to the delivery of business strategy, according to Vincent Villers, a Partner at PwC, who was initiating the last topic of the conference. Viviane Reding considered that « the priority was to restore trust », because the digital era « offers a wealth of… Read more »

Solving the data protection equation

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Solving the data protection equation

In 2020, companies and governments will fail protecting 75% of sensitive data, will have declassified them and will have opened their access. In 2015, an event such as « Snowden » or « WikiLeaks » – at least – will take place, and this will push more and more companies and governments to accept they cannot protect all the… Read more »