Boost.ai Expands Conversational AI Platform Functionality with Zendesk Integration

Zendesk Customers Can Take Advantage of Boost.ai’s Market-Leading Self-Learning AI to Develop and Deploy Artificially Intelligent Virtual Agents in Less Than 10 Days Boost.ai, a global leader in artificial intelligence for Fortune 1000 companies, announced the ability to integrate its user-friendly conversational AI platform into Zendesk, Inc.’s flexible and powerful customer engagement software. Available now on the Sunshine Conversations marketplace, the new integration gives Zendesk’s 160,000+ customers access to…

Socialbakers Adds Conversational AI Chatbots to Its Marketing Platform

AI chatbot technology automatically identifies and answers frequently asked queries, it provides seamless escalation to customer care agents and increases both customer satisfaction and agent productivity Socialbakers, the leading AI-powered social media marketing platform, announced that it has integrated conversational AI chatbot technology into the Socialbakers Suite. The addition of conversational AI chatbots enables marketers to automatically identify unanswered questions and instantly respond to frequently asked…

LivePerson Announces Executive Hires to Further Accelerate Conversational AI Growth, Scale, and Partnerships

Andrew Hamel, EVP, Operations and Emerging AI Businesses, and Shani Higgins, SVP, Global Partnerships, join executive team LivePerson, Inc., a global leader in Conversational AI, announced the hiring of Andrew Hamel as EVP, Operations and Emerging AI Businesses, to lead day-to-day operations with a focus on optimizing the company's ability to grow and scale, and Shani Higgins as SVP, Global Partnerships, to lead LivePerson's holistic partnership strategy. Consumers are driving a massive structural shift to remote,…

Amelia Launches Digital Employee Builder to Democratise Conversational AI

The Digital Employee Builder lowers technical barriers for implementing conversational AI agents and dramatically compresses time-to-value Amelia, an IPsoft Company, is announcing the launch of its Digital Employee Builder that will democratize the creation of intelligent conversational agents by significantly lowering the technical barrier to adoption. “Organizations want to reach the next level by delivering AI value to more people. In the enterprise, the target for democratization of AI may include business partners,…

Creative Virtual and Speakeasy AI are Excited to Announce First Shared Enterprise Customer Using Integrated Solution for Conversational AI

Creative Virtual, a world leader in customer and employee engagement solutions, and Speakeasy AI jointly announced their first shared enterprise customer is live using their integrated solution for conversational AI within IVR. This partnership is delivering next-generation voice AI by integrating Speakeasy AI’s solution with Creative Virtual’s V-Person virtual agent technology within the IVR channel for better customer experience. This enterprise has used Creative Virtual’s V-Person solutions to provide customer…

Maru Group Launches Conversational AI Feedback Tool on Proprietary Insights Platform Maru/Hub

 Maru Group (‘Maru’), the global technology-enabled market research and customer insights company, have announced the launch of Maru/HUB Conversational AI, an intelligent, device-agnostic feedback tool. Developed directly as part of Maru/HUB, Maru’s global proprietary ecosystem, researchers and marketers can now combine conversational feedback with Maru’s existing research technologies and traditional survey approaches for a wider, more holistic understanding of consumer response. Available across key mobile messaging…

[24]7.ai Unveils Engagement Cloud – Industry’s First Fully Integrated Conversational AI Platform

7.ai, Inc., a recognized global leader in Conversational AI, announced the 7.ai Engagement Cloud, the industry's first integrated suite of conversational AI services designed to power both voice and digital interactions. With the release of Engagement Cloud, IT and CX leaders and their teams can rapidly diagnose customer intents and build, automate, monitor, and optimize customer service and sales journeys through intuitive, self-serve interfaces and tools that empower both experts and non-technical users. Consumers today…

Speakeasy AI & Quiq Announce Partnership To Deliver Conversational AI with Messaging

Speakeasy AI, the world’s first and only provider of Speech-to-Intent based solutions, formally announced its partnership with Quiq, the industry-leading business messaging company. The partnership will allow Speakeasy AI to intelligently deliver Quiq’s business messaging solutions within voice channels. Speakeasy AI & Quiq customers will be able to leverage conversational AI to shift conversations to messaging within IVRs while providing AI-infused intelligent routing to live agents across platforms like SMS, Apple…

IPsoft’s Conversational AI Solution Now Available in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace

IPsoft, one of the largest independent leaders in enterprise artificial intelligence (AI), announced its membership to the Microsoft Partner Network and the availability of Amelia, a comprehensive digital employee, in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace, an online store providing applications and services for use on Azure. The addition of Amelia will enable Microsoft sellers, partners and customers to easily integrate and take advantage of her conversational AI for the enterprise. Amelia has repeatedly been identified as a…

Vonage Partners with Conversational AI Platform EBO.ai

Vonage, a global leader in cloud communications helping businesses accelerate their digital transformation, has announced its partnership with AI communications leader, EBO.ai to provide businesses with intuitive, intelligent customer service tools and support powered by the Vonage Communications Services Platform. EBO.ai, a virtual agent provider based in Malta and the UK, helps companies build valuable, long-lasting relationships with their customers using artificial intelligence technology that automates personalised…

Aragon Research Names Inference Solutions a 2020 Hot Vendor in Conversational AI

Intelligent Virtual Agent (IVA) platform provider Inference Solutions has been selected as an Aragon Research Hot Vendor in Conversational AI for 2020. Aragon Research is an independent research and advisory firm that assists business executives across all levels and industries in making more informed technology and strategy decisions. The firm's third annual Hot Vendors in Conversational AI report includes trends and predictions around adoption and innovation in the market and "highlights vendors with interesting,…

Speakeasy AI Releases Enhanced Conversational AI Capabilities with Voice Bot, Sky

Speakeasy AI delivers next generation conversational AI with powerful controls and customization Speakeasy AI announced the release and general availability of its next generation conversational voice bot, Sky. This latest release works seamlessly within the Speakeasy AI solution, including Amplify™ customer journey reporting and Nerv, our custom voice neural net. Speakeasy AI can now allow for management of complete conversational AI experiences within Sky while maintaining BYOB (bring your own bot) capabilities within…

Sinch AB (publ): Sinch Adds Conversational AI Capabilities Through Acquisition

Sinch AB (publ), a global leader in cloud communications for mobile customer engagement, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Chatlayer BV for an Enterprise Value of EUR 6.9 million. Founded in Antwerp in early 2018, ChatLayer.ai is a cloud-based software platform that lets businesses create multi-lingual chatbots and voicebots using Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Natural Language Understanding (NLU). The platform enables intelligent two-way conversations between businesses and their customers across…

Creative Virtual and Spitch AG Announce Partnership to Bring Speech Recognition and Conversational AI Together

Creative Virtual, a world leader in customer and employee engagement solutions, today announced a commercial partnership with Spitch AG, the leading developer of enterprise speech solutions in Switzerland. The collaboration will utilise the best-of-breed technologies of both companies to provide their customers with innovative self-service solutions. The integration of Creative Virtual’s V-Person natural language chatbots and virtual agents and Spitch’s voice technologies brings an industry-leading voicebot offering to the…

Artificial Solutions and Blue Prism Partner to Add Conversational AI to Business Automations

Artificial Solutions, the leading specialist in enterprise-strength conversational AI, announced that it is partnering with Blue Prism as part of the company's Technology Alliance Program (TAP) to enable enterprises to easily add advanced conversational interfaces to their business automations. Blue Prism's Robotic Process Automation (RPA) technology is revolutionizing the corporate digital transformation journey by allowing enterprises to be more agile and cost effective using autonomous Digital Workers (software robots)…

How a Leading Scandinavian Insurer Used Conversational AI to Automate 80% of All Travel Insurance Inquiries Received Through Online Chat

Meet Globus: an advanced virtual agent developed by Topdanmark and Deloitte that is helping redefine customer service in the insurance sector. Nordic insurance customers are among some of the most tech-savvy in the world. According to a recent market survey, over 90 percent of consumers in Sweden, Denmark, Norway, and Finland revealed that they regularly use the internet to cover their insurance needs. Unsurprisingly, the insurance sector is, therefore, one of the biggest global spenders in the Artificial Intelligence…

How Conversational AI will Boost the 2020s Economy

It’s a question being increasingly explored in classrooms, newsrooms, boardrooms and living rooms. How will Artificial Intelligence impact the future of work and commerce? There is certainly no shortage of statistics or speculation on the subject. But perhaps someone should ask Alexa. Smart speakers and intelligent virtual assistants have already had a significant impact on consumer culture, driving a preference for screenless, more natural interactions with brands. The latest research shows that Voice-driven self-service…

Chorus.ai Wins 2019 Aragon Research Innovation Award for Conversational AI

Vendors Are Selected for Innovation Awards Based on the Core Innovation of Their Product or Service Chorus.ai, the leading Conversation Intelligence Platform for high-growth sales teams, has been named a winner of the 2019 Aragon Research Innovation Award for Conversational AI. Built to help revenue teams exceed their goals, new hires to ramp faster, leaders to become better coaches, and everyone in the organization to collaborate around the voice of the customer, Chorus.ai enables informed strategic decisions that help…

Bridging the Gap Between Customer Expectations and Reality in Telco, with Conversational AI

This article is co-authored by Sverre P. Jonassen Meeting the expectations of consumers in today’s on-demand world is by no means an easy task. They often have sky-high expectations and expect the brands they interact with to be ready to assist their every need 24/7 with instant, helpful and personalized service. This goes doubly so for the telecommunications industry where reducing customer churn is critical and the small differentiations in products and services make it difficult for inexperienced buyers to spot. This…

Artificial Solutions to Steer Conversational AI Applications for Scania

Artificial Solutions, the leading specialist in enterprise-strength conversational AI, announced that Scania, a major manufacturers of trucks and buses, will be using Teneo® to build a variety of intelligent conversational applications. Teneo will be used by a central team within Scania to create highly intelligent conversational interfaces throughout the entire organization. Strong collaboration features within Teneo that support enterprise wide development will allow Scania's developers and business users alike to build…