12:30 Welcome coffee
Ann Guinée, Communication Manager, Beltug (English)
13:15 Case: Towards an analytics-driven organisation at FPS Finance Belgium
The Belgian Federal Public Service Finance has already come a long way in applying data mining and AI to various domains and organisational processes. We'll hear about the FPS's strategic choices, the rollout and some innovative applications in risk management and policy information.
Dierk Op 't Eynde, Senior Advisor Strategic Support, FPS Finance and Board Member of the Royal Statistical Society of Belgium (Dutch)
14:00 Q&A: Your questions, your experience
14:15 How to use practical Machine Learning in improving the digital experience
Machine Learning can be exploited by IT to enhance the digital user experience of colleagues in the organisation. In this presentation, we’ll discover:
- How to use Machine Learning to create traffic patterns on websites, portals and web applications that can be used to personalise the experience.
- How to use Machine Learning to increase search relevancy and improve the search experience in your digital platforms
Nick Veenhof, CTO, Dropsolid (English)
14:45 Q&A: Your questions, your experience
15:00 Coffee break
15:30 Case: How AI helps us give value to our data
Within the vast data sets owned by companies today, are hidden the business opportunities for the future. Companies that own such enormous sets of data have the unique potential to integrate this data into new services, in order to deploy new insights and gain an unprecedented, detailed view on data evolution.
During this exposé, we’ll hear about the explorations of HR company SD Worx into the world of AI and data.
Peter Van Ostaeyen, Manager Innovation & new technologies, SD Worx Group (English)
16:00 Q&A: Your questions, your experience
16:15 ML and AI: From research to application
Applying machine learning and artificial intelligence to real-world problems in industry involves opportunities, requirements and risks. This presentation will illustrate these points with recent use cases based on work performed in KU Leuven’s Declarative Languages and Artificial Intelligence (DTAI) research group.
Wannes Meert, Research Manager, Artificial Intelligence research group, KU Leuven (English)
16:45 Q&A: Your questions, your experience
17:00 Wrap up & Closing drink