AI Forum: Skills, Coaching, Learning

AI Forum: Skills, Coaching, Learning

In 2017, PocketConfidant AI published two articles; the first to define coaching and the second to explain how a robot could be a coach. A few months later, Team PocketConfidant responded to APECS, the Association for Professional Executive Coaching & Supervision with an article on AI and Coaching. Energized by a passionate and committed team […]

CES 2018: Observations & Upcoming Trends

CES 2018: Observations & Upcoming Trends

New technologies are more and more evolving towards coaching the human being. A person provides data to a machine to empower himself or herself and we are all hungry for data about ourselves; in the end what technologies haven’t done yet is to provide the personalized follow-up programs that people can use in their daily […]

Ethics & AI: How A Startup Builds Ethics Into Its Development

Ethics & AI: How A Startup Builds Ethics Into Its Development

At PocketConfidant AI, we believe Artificial Intelligence can help humanity. This is why we are building the first AI-coach based on the fundamental principles and concepts of coaching: active listening, questioning, rapport and goodwill. Ethics matter and matter increasingly in a world where technology is developing so quickly that it is hard for people to […]

Webinar: the power of coaching with AI

Webinar: the power of coaching with AI

Do you want to know how Artificial Intelligence will leverage the power of coaching? Do you want to know how Artificial Intelligence will support both, individual users and coaching professionals? Do you have questions to be answered or do you want to develop your reflection about this trend? When: We will announce the dates very […]

Innovating: A Wild Ride

Innovating: A Wild Ride

PocketConfidant started almost three years ago with two inspired people meeting for tea in the French Riviera to talk about an idea: a virtual coach powered by AI which would listen to people and help them question themselves to discover their own solutions. During two and a half years of work: Many people advised us […]

Coaching, Empowerment, Skills

Coaching, Empowerment, Skills

We’re thrilled to be part of the CES 2018 in Las Vegas, as part of the selection from Région Provence-Alpes-Côte-D’Azur! With more than 2.6 million net square feet, CES 2018 will be welcoming the world’s biggest companies in addition to hosting more than 800 top hi-tech startups at the Eureka Park Marketplace. In 2017, more […]

Humans, AI, Bots, Progress, Diversity: Where are we today?

Humans, AI, Bots, Progress, Diversity: Where are we today?

The subject of Artificial Intelligence provokes debate, questions, futuristic ideations and long technical articles today. How can we talk about AI and all contribute to setting up the field for our future that will -it seems- be built on/with AI as one of the core components of humanity’s evolution? Also, how can non-technical people think […]

Coaching & AI: A New Experience

Coaching & AI: A New Experience

In an article of January 2017 APECS published very interesting insights on Coaching and AI. As our work aligns with these developments and this specific market, we wanted to contribute to the ongoing reflection. Here we bring some thinking and possible answers to the questions shared with the global audience. How do we define and […]

Coaching And Critical Thinking: The Links

Coaching And Critical Thinking: The Links

An article written with Dr Roy van den Brink-Budgen, Director at if…then ltd. This article is about Critical Thinking and Coaching. As PocketConfidant AI strives to build a technology to help individuals and organizations develop self-reflective skills, it seemed important for us to look at existing research and hear from a subject-matter expert to identify […]