Cognitive Computing & Artificial Intelligence Are Transforming Financial Services - by IBM's Brian Walter

By IBM's Brian Walter

IBM shared its artificial intelligence capabilities, bringing Watson on stage in a live demo at LendIt USA 2017; Brian Walter of Watson Financial Services Solutions shares the history of Watson, discusses Watson’s appearance on Jeopardy! in 2011 and other applications of the artificial intelligence solution; cognitive systems like Watson are able to understand, reason, learn and interact; the live demo of Watson focuses on several use-cases; includes having a conversation with Watson via chat and also Watson as an avatar that is able to sense emotions of the person it is speaking to.