Flagging extremist content online

AI / Machine Learning / Terrorism / ASI Data Science / UK Home Office / Daesh

Introduction It is well known that online propaganda from terrorist organisations plays a key part in radicalisation in Europe and the UK. In collaboration with the UK Home Office, we recently developed and tested an AI algorithm designed to detect such propaganda on the web. Following media coverage of the…

Fire engine staff optimisation at the London Fire Brigade

Machine Learning / supervised learning / gradient boosted trees / optimisation

By AndrĂ© Richter, ASI Fellow, May 2017 The emergency responses of the London Fire Brigade (LFB) are complex operations involving a variety of specialised skills. Not all skills are shared by all firefighters, so unanticipated disruptions to the team composition (for instance due to sickness) frequently render teams unable to…

What kind of gamer are you?

Machine Learning / clustering / k-means / player behaviour

By Alex Adam, ASI Fellow, May 2017 The video game industry is enormous. By many accounts, it is larger than either the film or music industry and yet it is also much more volatile. Studios can rise to fame in a matter of months and then collapse just as rapidly.…

Building intelligent customer service

Data Science / Machine Learning / SVM / NLP / SherlockML

By Angus Williams, ASI Fellow, May 2017 Customer services can be frustrating. Whether it be negotiating menus over the phone, unsure which option fits with our query, or reading long lists of FAQs online, we can end up bored and irritated. Fortunately, forward thinking businesses that understand the power of…

The responsible deployment of Artificial Intelligence in business: Slaughter and May and ASI Data Science publish joint white paper

AI / Press / ASI / Whitepaper

Slaughter and May, the leading international law firm and ASI Data Science, the high-growth British Technology firm, today publish Superhuman Resources, their joint white paper on the responsible deployment of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in business. Download the full whitepaper. The authors believe that AI could become the most transformative workplace…