Horses for Courses: Deep Learning Beyond Niche Applications
Machine learning in general and deep learning in particular are driving major advances for a wide range of specific finance use cases. This talk will outline how enterprise-wide learning loops will extend these point success to a coherent AI strategy and also show what other elements are required for success, using real-world examples at Prudential plc.
Michael is the Global Head of AI in the Group Digital team of Prudential plc. He joined Prudential last year from Silicon Valley based Pivotal Labs where he led the Data Science team. His experience lies in the application of artificial intelligence methods to large-scale, multi-structured data sets, in particular neural network based deep learning techniques. Michael previously founded and sold a ‘Silicon Roundabout’ based startup and prior to that was a partner at a major consulting firm. Michael holds a PhD in theoretical physics from the University of Cambridge and is a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society.