How the era of artificial intelligence will transform society?

How the era of artificial intelligence will transform society?

Article 3 of the Series on Ethics in Artificial Intelligence In the previous article, we talked about the nature of human fears in relation to artificial intelligence (AI). We also outlined two important themes to address in the upcoming challenges of the AI era: the societal, and decision-making aspects of AI systems. In our new […]

The fears of the AI era. Where Ethics is Needed?

The fears of the AI era. Where Ethics is Needed?

This is Article 2 of the Series on Ethics in Artificial Intelligence. In this article our goal is to briefly cover areas in which AI has achieved amazing progress, discuss the nature of human fears in relation to the changes brought by artificial intelligence and prepare the foundation for deeper discussions by breaking down the […]

Future Of Work, Skills, Coaching… Where Can A.I. Take Us?

Future Of Work, Skills, Coaching… Where Can A.I. Take Us?

Team PocketConfidant is happy to be part of the ManpowerGroup initiative at VivaTech 2018 on May 24-25. This year’s theme is “Empowering people for the future of work” Technology is offering us a real disruption, a shift in paradigm, new ways of looking at the way we live, talk, think and do our daily work. […]

Artificial Intelligence and the Era of Quantitative Ethics

Artificial Intelligence and the Era of Quantitative Ethics

“AI for good”, — the expression is used frequently and almost no industry meeting nowadays will finish before someone mentions the words “ethics” and “AI” together. The importance of ethics in the development and functioning of the solutions backed by artificial intelligence should not be underestimated. More and more governments, communities, companies, entrepreneurs, scientists and […]

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 […]