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How Google Plans To Use AI To Reinvent The $3 Trillion US Healthcare Industry

Submitted by pmassetti on Thu, 03/21/2019 - 16:38

cbinsights.com (01.03.2019) Google is betting that the future of healthcare is going to be structured data and AI. The company is applying AI to disease detection, new data infrastructure, and potentially insurance. In this report we explore Google's many healthcare initiatives and areas of potential future expansion.

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Why AI will make healthcare personal

Submitted by pmassetti on Mon, 03/18/2019 - 15:42

World Economic Forum (14.03.2019) For generations healthcare has been episodic – someone gets sick or breaks a bone, they see a doctor, and then they might not see another one until the next time they get sick or injured. Now, as emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence open up new possibilities for the healthcare industry in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, policymakers and practitioners are developing new ways to deliver continuous healthcare for better outcomes.

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Canada; Ottawa à l'ère de l'intelligence artificielle

Submitted by pmassetti on Tue, 03/05/2019 - 11:31

lapresse.ca (04.03.2019) Le ministère qui supervise le filet de sécurité sociale fédéral a discrètement commencé à tester des systèmes d'intelligence artificielle qui pourraient un jour faciliter et accélérer l'obtention de réponses sur les prestations et les services.

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[Blog] ILO: Artificial intelligence: opportunity or job-killer?

Submitted by dfabbri on Fri, 03/01/2019 - 09:11

ILO Blog (27.02.2019) There is little doubt artificial intelligence (AI) will play a major role in the future of work – a future that has already begun. Think, for example, of self-driving cars, algorithmic stock market trading, or even computer-aided medical diagnosis.

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Harnessing the power of automation in government

Submitted by pmassetti on Tue, 02/05/2019 - 16:41

McKinsey (February 2019) Process automation and technologies based on artificial intelligence can bring benefits across numerous functions of government.

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UK: Can AI improve mental health at work? Start-up introduces artificial intelligence tech to support employees

Submitted by dfabbri on Mon, 01/14/2019 - 10:49

London Evening Standard (10.01.2019)  A new year means a new start as millions of us make resolutions for the coming 12 months - putting self care at the top of our agenda. And with the workplace being where we spend most of our time, it is perhaps important to consider how we are looking after ourselves while sitting in front of our desks.

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Data science, artificial intelligence and the futures of work

Submitted by massetti on Thu, 11/08/2018 - 10:11

Alan Turing Institute (24.10.2018)  In this document, we offer a review of recent literature on the future of work. Using a critical review method, the report synthesises key findings about the future of work focusing on three main areas: broad research findings, emerging research directions, and innovative data science research directions.

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Suisse: «L’intelligence artificielle permettra des économies de 4 milliards dans la santé»

Submitted by dfabbri on Wed, 10/24/2018 - 11:27

Le Temps (24.10.2018) Dans un livre* à paraître la semaine prochaine, Daniel Walch et Xavier Comtesse entrevoient une baisse possible des coûts de la santé grâce à l’intelligence artificielle. Qui fera des assurés des patients «impatients et compétents»

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