Sergio Duarte Torres (2016-06-20 13:00 - 13:45 in ZI-2126)
Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company with deep industry knowledge and broad delivery experience. Currently, Artificial Intelligence is a major driving innovation force and key focus for the company and the industry. In this presentation we introduced the Artificial Intelligence practice at Accenture through a brief description of the salient use cases, the capabilities developed, and the current challenges in the fields of (i) Cognitive Robotics, (ii) Video Analytics and (iii) Natural Language Processing. For Cognitive Robotics we introduced the patent-pending Accenture Cognitive Robotics solution, which is aimed at automating manual and repetitive processes by applying computer vision algorithms; for Video Analytics we described the Accenture Video Analytics Service Platform, which integrates face recognition and video analytics algorithms to identify security incidents in video footage; and for Natural Language Processing we described the Text Analyzer Service, which is aimed at classifying and analyzing email messages.