I’d make a distinction, first of all, between the intelligence community and the military community. The intelligence community had very good tools to deal with issues such as climate change and climate security and were one of the first groups in the US to address this seriously. In large part,… Continue Reading Disaster Risk Reduction: The Roles of Diplomacy and the Intelligence Community – Dr. Chad Briggs

Hello, and welcome to the Morningstar series, “Ask the Expert.” I’m Emma Wall and I’m joined today by iShares’ Rob Powell to talk about thematic investing. Hi, Rob. Hi, there. So, BlackRock have identified five megatrends which are going to shape the way we live, the global economy and even… Continue Reading The 5 Megatrends Shaping the Future of Investing

There’s great news and awful news in the investment industry today. Let’s talk about the details. Now, there really is great news and awful news, depending on what part of the industry you’re working in, where are you focusing, where are your advantages and disadvantages. Let’s start with the great… Continue Reading The Future of Investing and Asset Management

I am Károly Zsolnai-Fehér, and this is Two Minute Papers, where I explain awesome research in simpler words. First of all, I am very happy to see that you like the series. Also, thanks for sharing it on social media sites, and please, keep ’em coming. This episode is going… Continue Reading Artificial Neural Networks and Deep Learning | Two Minute Papers #3

Dear Fellow Scholars, this is Two Minute Papers with Károly Zsolnai-Fehér. Hold on to your papers, because this work on AlphaGo is absolute insanity. In the game of Go, the players put stones on a table where the objective is to surround more territory than the opponent. This is a… Continue Reading New DeepMind AI Beats AlphaGo 100-0 | Two Minute Papers #201

Hello Joachim, thank you for giving a statement with a regard to the recent news. On Monday, October the 7th, 3U announced that the holding company has aquired a property close to a new campus of Würzburg University and plans to establish a building. How does this all fit in… Continue Reading 3U HOLDING AG creates basis for artificial intelligence cluster

Welcome to the Morningstar series, “3 Stock Picks.” I’m Holly Black. With me is Ailsa Craig. She’s Manager of the International Biotechnology Trust. Hello. Hi, there. And today, you’re going to tell us about three stocks in the portfolio that you’re quite excited about. Where would you like to start?… Continue Reading 3 Biotech Stock Picks

The term artificial intelligence is used really broadly so it can encompass machine learning which is basically a type of statistics where you use the data to select the model. Artificial intelligence can also encompass much more complex algorithms like algorithms you would use to play a boardgame like chess… Continue Reading AI in 10 minutes