Arturo Featured on FNO: InsureTech Podcast

Recently, I had the chance to sit down with Rob and Lee at the InsureTech Podcast. It turned out to be three, relatively nerdy-tech guys, talking about data science and applied machine learning. Although we were wearing headsets and using microphones, I quickly forgot the equipment and the three of us fell effortlessly into the conversation. They wanted to know how Arturo started, what we are...
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If data is the new oil, these companies are the new Baker Hughes

Artificial intelligence runs on data. And today, in most cases, that data needs to be labeled by humans. This is particularly true when using computer vision to identify tumors on medical scans, spot roof damage from aerial photography or figure out whether an object crossing in front of your self-driving car is a plastic bag or a mother pushing a stroller. But it's also true for speech...
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Hello World

Just a bit over 3 years ago, the Data Science and Analytics Lab (DSAL) inside American Family Insurance was asked to tackle two particularly tough questions… Could satellite, aerial, drone, and ground-level imagery combined with AI and Machine Learning substantially improve the quality and accuracy of property data used in quotation, underwriting, and renewal? If so, what would the...
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