Speaker "Jari Koister" Details Back



1) xAI in the financial industry

2) Building Cognitive Business Applications using Automation and AI aspects.


Title: xAI in the financial industry
We provide a motivation and a use case for xAI in FinTech. We also talk about how we provide xAI functionality for the financial industry and how it benefits data scientists,  business analysts, and the consumers.

Title: Building Cognitive Business Applications using Automation and AI aspects.
We will describe how to build better business applications that involve cognitive functionality by combining the principles of automation and AI aspects.  Automation thinking allows us to understand areas of application and the benefit we want to reap. AI aspects allows us to understand how to incorporate sophisticated algorithms without getting bogged down in details, and instead evolve the application in a systematic way.


As VP for the FICO Decision Management Suite, Jari is leading product strategy, planning, execution and research Mr. Koister also oversees research into advanced analytics and AI and incorporation of these into DMS. The objective is to provide powerful capabilities that makes FICO’s and FICO Customer’s solutions successful and increasingly competitive. Previously Jari has been leading product and engineering team at companies such as, Twitter, Oracle. He has been leading research teams at Ericsson and HP Laboratories. Jari holds a Ph.D. in Distributed systems from the Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden and is also adjunct professor at a Data Science program at UC Berkley, California.