Applications of Artificial Intelligence: Opportunities & Challenges in Asia
The API Economy empowers fintech and insurtech to be a fundamental part of every sector of a smart nation. In Asia, opportunities lie both in the more advanced cities like Singapore and in the poorer villages in countries like India. In this presentation, Ayesha discusses the opportunities and challenges of using machine learning, AI and computer vision to add insurance and payments to the mobility and agriculture sectors.
Ayesha is CEO and Co-Founder of ADDO AI, an artificial intelligence advisory firm and incubator that helps companies to innovate, optimise and grow. She advises companies and governments on smart cities, future skills, fintech, and other emerging industries. Ayesha spent more than a decade on Wall Street advising product innovation teams developing large scale trading, risk management and data analytics systems. Ayesha also served on the Singapore Ministry of Education’s Steering Committee on future skills and applied learning, advocating greater integration between academia and industry to drive innovation. Ayesha has a BA in Economics from Harvard University, an MS in Operations Research from Columbia University and is completing her PhD on smart city infrastructures at the London School of Economics.