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Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest News, Insights, Funding and Updates

Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience AI and ML announcements from SAS, Databricks, Creative Virtual, CustomerGauge, Intema Solutions Inc., and Behavioral Signals. SAS a Leader in 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine Learning Platforms Gartner has recognized SAS as a Leader in its 2020 Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine Learning Platforms. The report evaluated SAS for its completeness of vision and ability to execute.…

Daily MarTech Roundup: Latest News, Insights, Funding and Updates

Today’s Daily MarTech Round-up covers the latest in Cloud, Marketing Analytics, Automation, Customer experience AI and ML announcements from 180byTwo, Grapevine6, e-Spirit, Twitter, Artificial Solutions, eBay, and Gong. 180byTwo Launches Unifi an AI-Powered Customer Data and Identity Platform for B2B Marketers 180byTwo announced today the launch of its AI-powered Customer data and Identity platform to meet the growing needs of Business-to-Business marketers looking to simplify data work-flows and centralize their…

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)…

11 Reasons Real Estate Needs WhatsApp Chatbots

For realtors, taking time out to ascertain the overall seriousness of a lead from scratch is time-consuming. But, it is a no-brainer that if you wish to be successful when it comes to real estate, you need to capture as many leads as possible to make sure that you have a specific number of clients on a monthly basis. Whether you’re a real estate agent, broker or property consultant, buying or selling a property is a harrowing process that involves tons of calls, emails, and a lot of follow-ups. With a WhatsApp Chatbot for…

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…

[24]7.ai Appoints John Wanamaker as Chief Revenue Officer

Established Sales Leader to Drive Next Phase of Company Growth 7.ai, a global leader in intent-driven customer engagement solutions, announced the appointment of John Wanamaker as chief revenue officer. Wanamaker, who previously served as division vice president, worldwide sales for North America East, will be responsible for leading the Global Sales team, reporting to Chief Executive Officer PV Kannan. Wanamaker joined 7.ai in October 2018, and prior to being named chief revenue officer he served as divisional vice…

Crystal Gazing AI Trends: 20 Reasons Why 2020 Will Herald the Age of Intelligent Conversations

A Reflection on My Two Years of Journey Working in the Area of Conversational AI A spate of recent developments promises to drive great changes in the global economy. Technologies such as Robotics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Machine Learning (ML) have advanced to the extent that the world is ripe for a great leap into the age of intelligent automation. What does this intelligent automation portend, and why is this different from the earlier eras? For one, robots and computers of today can perform most routine…

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…

Arria NLG to Showcase Arria Answers Conversational AI at Tableau Conference 2019

Tableau partner, Arria NLG, brings conversational AI Natural Language Generation narratives to BI dashboards, extending the reach of analytics by communicating insights from underlying data in natural language that complements data visualizations Arria NLG announced that it will bring its world leading natural language generation (NLG) technology to Tableau Conference 2019 (TC19), to be held November 12-15, 2019, at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Tableau Conference attendees are invited to…

Using Conversational AI to Improve Customer Experience

Customer experience should be top-of-mind for any customer-facing business in the digital age. But as consumers increasingly take their interactions with brands online (and into the chat channel), how is it possible to keep up with their demands while providing a level of satisfaction on-par with what they have come to expect from human interaction. In a recent report, Gartner predicts that as soon as 2020, 40% of users will primarily interact with new applications that support conversational UIs with AI. By 2022, it is…

4 Applications of AI in Marketing That CMOs Should Watch Closely

From Optimizing Messaging for Direct-Response Channels to Powering Chatbots, AI Is Making an Impact That Will Only Accelerate from Here Over the next decade, Artificial Intelligence will transform the nature of work across a range of industries, and given our penchant for being early adopters, marketers will be on the fast track. The potential of AI and Machine Learning to help marketers better understand our customers, improve their experience with our products and services, and reach them via tailored messages and…

Artificial Solutions to Deliver Conversational AI to Retail Giant Circle K

Artificial Solutions, the leading specialist in enterprise-strength conversational AI, announced that Circle K is using Teneo to develop conversational applications to support customers of its convenience retail outlets in Scandinavia and the Baltic States. Circle K is one of the world's leading convenience and fuel retail businesses. The company offers a wide range of products to people on the go in approximately 16,000 stores worldwide. Teneo is Artificial Solutions award-winning conversational AI development platform…

Five Ways by Which You Can up Your Social Media Ante with Conversational AI

Social media has continued to become the hotbed of all global activities. It has everyone from celebrities to politicians, professional gamers to businessmen, and everybody else engaging and sharing their views on wide-ranging topics. It also enables the masses to seamlessly connect with them as well as their near and dear ones- irrespective of distance and time. Naturally, social media platforms are going to be the next big thing, especially as more people continue to join the digital bandwagon. So, it doesn’t come as a…

Now We Know the Truth: Going All-Digital with AI Is a Mistake

Two of Scandinavia’s leading financial institutions have very different strategies for their conversational AI-powered customer service but with one unifying element at the core: human augmentation “We should go digital” is a common refrain in the financial services industry. Competition is increasingly happening online with smartphone apps, digital transactions and products that automate the customer experience. In the rush to avoid getting left behind, banks and insurance companies are looking to AI-driven virtual agents…

Artificial Solutions Continues Momentum in Conversational AI Market

Artificial Solutions, the leading specialist in enterprise-strength conversational AI, announced that it is continuing its successful momentum as the conversational AI market starts to mature. Renewals prove technology success Over the last three months Artificial Solutions has ramped up activities across its strategic sales channels. Recent new business comes from a wide range of market sectors including national government, postal services, telecoms, pharmaceutical, insurance and the airline industry. There have also…

[24]7.ai Named A Leader in Conversational AI for Customer Service 2019 by Independent Research Firm

7 AIVA listed as differentiated in Omnichannel, agent augmentation, human and AI blending, vertical specialization, vision, and roadmap 7.ai, a global leader in intent-driven customer engagement solutions, announced that it has been recognized as a leader in The Forrester New Wave™: Conversational AI for Customer Service, Q2 2019. 7.ai received a differentiated rating in six out of ten criteria, including vision, human and AI blending, and vertical specialization. This industry report evaluated the 7 AIVA conversational…

Apple Takes Leap of Faith into Immersive Voice and Conversational AI; Buys PullString

The maker of conversational AI and immersive voice applications for Amazon Studios: The Grand Tour, HeartRadio: iHeart Santa, Amazon Studios: Bosch, HomeAdvisor and a galaxy of other voice-based applications made a soft landing last week as trending news on MarTech acquisitions. As per sources, PullString is now an Apple company. This development opens up new avenues for Mobile Marketing and In-App application developers to leverage technology for making immersive conversational voice apps using AI and Machine Learning. For…

Automat and AdLingo Bring Conversational AI to Display Advertising

Integration Delivers Relevant, Personalized and Authentic Brand Interaction to Consumers, Turning Moments of Awareness into Moments of Engagement and Conversion Automat, the leader in Conversational AI for brands, announced its integration with AdLingo, part of Area 120, Google's incubator for experimental projects, to enable Automat-powered chatbots and virtual advisors to interact with consumers through display advertising on approximately 1 billion websites. Automat's conversational AI capabilities, integrated with…

Kore.ai Announces Rapid Revenue Growth, Expansion and Funding from Naya Ventures to Manage Increased Demand in 2019

Conversational AI Leader Delivers Record Growth in 2018 with Customer, Revenue and Headcount Increases Kore.ai, a global leader in conversational AI, is preparing for another year of record growth in 2019 after closing 2018 with 300% growth in bookings, and the addition of dozens of new Global 2000 enterprise customers across 7 verticals in Americas, Europe and Asia. “We are at the cusp of a great journey, with conversational AI having already captured market imagination. Our comprehensive enterprise platform…

Without Customer Experience, Marketing Technology is Hollow in 2019

Chief Marketing Officers are confirmed custodians of "Customer Experience" in 2019. In countless interviews that we have done with Marketing Technology leaders, we have found out a universal opinion from the CMOs and their counterparts developing the MarTech product. It is —"Customer Experience is at the pinnacle of MarTech ROI. Brands that build the best, real-time customer experiences are the ones who have mastered their MarTech stack and have full control on four inter-related capabilities: Data Management, Content…