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Abe AI and FAIRWINDS Credit Union Launch Virtual Advisor

Our latest partnership with FAIRWINDS Credit Union provides conversational artificial intelligence to help members with convenient access to credit union information and support. This is the first financial institution headquartered in Florida that is offering its members this innovative service. The launch of the FAIRWINDS Virtual Advisor will give members a digital experience that is … Continue reading “Abe AI and FAIRWINDS Credit Union Launch Virtual Advisor”

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Delivering Financial Insights via Voice and Chat

Right now, the benefits of conversational experiences, which I define as any “typing or talking through a device for utility gains”, are centered around convenience. Consumers are able to request and receive fast answers to simple questions, 24/7. This is a good thing, but it’s not everything … Ron Shevlin, Director of Research at Cornerstone … Continue reading “Delivering Financial Insights via Voice and Chat”

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Chatbots Aren’t Dead

Ethan Bloch, CEO of Digit, a product that helps people automatically save money, has declared “chatbots are dead”, in fact, he questions if they were ever really “alive”. For a long time, chat was the primary interface of Digit, beginning with SMS and expanding into their mobile app. Now, Digit is shifting away from their … Continue reading “Chatbots Aren’t Dead”

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Abe AI and Trailhead Credit Union Partner to Launch Amazon Alexa Skill

We are excited to announce our latest partnership with Trailhead Credit Union as we launch across multiple voice platforms, opening up new levels of convenience, support, and engagement for their members on Amazon Alexa and Google Home. “Trailhead Credit Union has made an excellent partner. The leadership at Trailhead recognized the importance of getting onto … Continue reading “Abe AI and Trailhead Credit Union Partner to Launch Amazon Alexa Skill”

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How to Master Function Optimization in Deep Learning

Francesco Gadaleta, Chief Data Officer at Abe AI, takes a deep dive into function optimization. Watch this video as he goes over the most used optimization techniques for artificial intelligence and deep learning technologies.   The secret behind deep learning is not really a secret, it is function optimization. What a neural network does, is … Continue reading “How to Master Function Optimization in Deep Learning”

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3 Keys To A Successful Bank-Fintech Partnership

The Abe AI team headed to Chicago last month for the 2017 Next Money conference – a one-day event with over 500 attendees, including 100 CEOs and founders, as well as 20 global banking and fintech leaders. Next Money hosts conferences throughout the year in an effort to promote connections amongst the industry’s leading fintech … Continue reading “3 Keys To A Successful Bank-Fintech Partnership”

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AI Is Changing The Way We Look At Data Science

I’m Francesco Gadaleta, the Chief Data Officer at Abe AI, where we streamline banking with financial artificial intelligence. I want to explain to you the difference between data science and artificial intelligence as we know it today. As well as, why we are excited about it and what’s different this time around compared to what’s … Continue reading “AI Is Changing The Way We Look At Data Science”

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Are Bots Ready to Be Bankers?

During this summer’s AI in Banking Summit we focused on bringing together the industry’s top experts in artificial intelligence and banking. In this interview we spoke with Peter Wannemacher, senior analyst at Forrester Research on his report called “Bots Aren’t Ready to Be Bankers.” Peter breaks down the digital initiatives banks should focus on and … Continue reading “Are Bots Ready to Be Bankers?”

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Branches, Bots and Beyond: How AI Changes Customer Engagement

This summer we hosted the first ever virtual AI in Banking Summit focused on bringing together the industry’s leading experts in artificial intelligence and banking. One of our many featured speakers was Jim Marous, co-publisher of The Financial Brand and The Digital Banking Report. Jim’s session titled, Branches, Bots and Beyond: How AI Changes Customer … Continue reading “Branches, Bots and Beyond: How AI Changes Customer Engagement”

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