AWS reInvent 2017
Exponential Computing Capabilities to Solve New Problems
Along with 50,000 other people, I attended the Amazon Web Services’ re:Invent conference last week in Las Vegas. I was amazed at the energy, fresh thinking, professionalism, collegiality and thoughtfulness of the speakers and attendees. I was also amazed at … Read More
Mathematical Campaign Optimization
A Case Study: Next Best Offer
The Challenge The retail marketing group for a major bank came to Corios because they were struggling with numerous issues that were limiting their overall profitability. Our client seeks to maximize the profitability of their campaigns by optimally aligning offerings … Read More
Entertaining Machine Learning Failures
Proof that robots won't be taking over any time soon.
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, the question of “Humans vs Machines” is not new to you. Although the volume may have recently increased due to technological advances, the story has been told over and over again, in a … Read More
Should Data Scientists be threatened by AlphaGo Zero?
Google unveils new AI that can "create knowledge itself"
The discussion amongst leading scientists concerning the cultural and social implications for artificial intelligence (AI) is in the daily news, resulting in a public, intellectual debate over whether AI will be a harmful, helpful, or benign influence on society. Notably … Read More
A Campaign Management Case Study
Credit Union takes advantage of member data to improve campaign effectiveness.
Businesses across the country are turning to data to gain a competitive advantage and improve profitability. But their success hinges on the ability to gain insights from that data – and from those insights, the ability to implement profitable change … Read More