ESCOs emerging as critical new buyers of telecom energy equipment.
MTN, Ethio Telecom and Vodacom poised to follow Orange in partnering with ESCOs to drive operational efficiency and green energy.
Read this article to learn:
– Orange’s successes as ESCO pioneers in six, soon nine, African countries
– MTN’s appetite for ESCO partnerships
– The requirements of Africa’s two largest ESCOs: Aktivco and IPT PowerTech
– The answers to ten frequently asked questions about ESCOs
By the end of 2020, Orange will be working with ESCOs in nine Sub-Saharan African countries — outside of their partnerships with towercos, almost all…
Big data analytics will be the key to the future in the world of finance, but in a world in which data science is evolving, what are the key pillars of a good data strategy?
It’s easy to underestimate the speed and impact of the big data revolution. 90% all the data ever created came into being within the past few years, but that’s just a hint at what’s to come. According to some estimates, the amount of data coming into businesses could increase 10-fold by 2025. By that time the world could be producing 175 zettabytes of data.
90% of all marketing professionals believe that using social media has increased the visibility of their company and the trust in their brand with two-thirds of them spending six or more hours a week cultivating their presence on these platforms (source: Content Factory).
But how can you make it work for your business? In this article, Forward Leading examines social media engagement focusing on:
Ahead of the Big Data & AI Leaders Summit Singapore 2019, we interviewed one of the keynote speakers — Angus Kong, AVP, Data Science at Tokopedia. Angus manages the data science department in multiple countries. He oversees the Artificial Intelligence and Data Science development and strategies for Tokopedia including in-house technologies, industry, government and academy partnerships.
How has data gathering and analysing changed since you first joined Tokopedia?
I have just joined Tokopedia for less than half a year. My time with Tokopedia is not yet long but the change is already large. Tokopedia has been putting much effort internally…
Ahead of the Big Data & AI Leaders Summit Singapore 2019, we interviewed Richard Cartwright, Director, Speech Analytics at Dolby. With over 20 years’ experience in digital audio signal processing and speech recognition, Richard has designed and coded algorithms that power the audio experience across multiple audio categories from stadium concert sound reinforcement, through bass guitar effects pedals to consumer electronics devices and business teleconferencing. At Dolby, Richard leads a team of researchers and engineers that melds classical signal processing techniques with machine learning.
How important is Natural Language Processing (NLP) to the future of AI?
Natural Language Processing is…
The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare is not a new endeavour. The difference today is that new technologies are making such efforts much easier. Accenture predicts that key clinical health AI applications may result in annual savings of $150 billion by 2026.
We recently had an in-depth interview with Joshua Johnson, Digital Solutions & Business Analytics Manager of Becton Dickinson (BD) — a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. Joshua has a multi-faceted industry experience across tech, pharma, consumer healthcare & med-devices. …
Ashok Krishnan is the Chief Data Officer and Head of Customer Experience at AXA. AXA is named the №1 insurance company in the FORTUNE Global 500 for five consecutive years and the №1 global best insurance brand in The Best Global Brands list (Interbrand) for ten consecutive years. It also recently won the Technology Initiative of the Year Award at the Asia Insurance Industry Awards for its use of data science and machine learning.
Ashok leads various data science, governance and management functions for AXA Hong Kong and is passionate about improving customer experience through the power of digital and…