Welcome to the 300th episode of the AI in Action podcast, the show where we break down the hype and explore the impact that Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are making on our everyday lives.
Powered by Alldus International, our goal is to share with you the insights of technologists and data science enthusiasts to showcase the excellent work that is being done within AI in the United States and Europe.
Today's guest is Nicolas Tobis, Director of Data Science at Bertelsmann Education Group in New York. The Bertelsmann Education Group is one of Bertelsmann’s eight core business divisions. The Group is dedicated to creating innovative learning opportunities that meet 21st-century workplace needs. Labor markets requirements are rapidly changing and a person entering the workforce today will change jobs no less than ten times before they are 40 years old. That’s why lifelong learning opportunities are more important than ever before.
As digitalization increasingly affects how people access and process knowledge and information, appropriate and up-to-date skill-sets are essential to advancing careers. With more than 180 years of entrepreneurial experience, Bertelsmann has a strong commitment to a purpose greater than profit alone. The Bertelsmann Education Group manages a diversified portfolio of learning innovators who share their vision, mindset and values. Together, they are shaping professional learning for the 21st century.
In the episode, Nicolas will discuss:
The current work he does with Bertelsmann Education Group
How they are using AI across the organization
Interesting projects the data science team are working on
Understanding the problems they are looking to solve for customers
The current make-up of the team and plans for growth
What the future holds for the Bertelsmann Education Group
To find out more about Nicolas and all the great work going on at Bertelsmann Education Group, check out the website www.bertelsmann-education-group.com or follow them on Linkedin and Twitter @Bertelsmann_com. You can also connect with Nicolas directly on Linkedin.
What did you think of Nicolas' podcast? Where do you see the future of AI and Data Science in the industry heading in the next few years? We would love to hear your thoughts on this episode, so please leave a comment below.
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