Microsoft to present newest AI developments at AI Conference 14.03.2017
Microsoft to present newest AI developments at AI Conference

Microsoft has become one of pioneers in the artificial intelligence sector and, within several years, gained really breakthrough results. In particular, its voice recognition system can match a human being and Xiaoice, a smart digital assistant, has become a star of the Internet and world’s first software hosting a weather forecast on the Chinese TV channel called Dragon TV.

Currently, Microsoft is trying to implement natural language processing and machine learning technologies in all possible products. The company has determined exactly the growth option and is not going to lose its leadership among competitors.

AI achievements of Microsoft

Today, Microsoft is developing intelligent applications in order to increase business processes efficiency and offering a lot of useful solutions for creating various AI products, including:

  • Cortana – self-learning virtual assistant;
  • Microsoft Pix – photo processing service;
  • MileIQ application for business trips;
  • SwiftKey – keyboard based on neural networks;
  • My Analytics – business activity tracking tool;
  • Smart CRM systems for managing interrelations with customers;
  • Bot Framework – set of smart bot developing tools;
  • Cortana Intelligence Suite – machine learning and quality analytics service.

At the moment, Microsoft is working on creating a smart digital assistant based on the self-learning algorithm that will be able to analyze requests similar to search systems and solve various tasks. According to experts, this product will turn the tide of the customer service model.

Microsoft provides third party developers with its artificial intelligence solutions as API. Microsoft Azure, company’s platform, allows to create and develop intelligent solutions anywhere, using required tools, applications and platforms.

Microsoft at AI Conference

On April 25, within AI Conference, Dmitriy Soshnikov, Microsoft representative, will tell how to use currently existing AI business tools. Speaker’s topic: Digital business transformation and artificial intelligence democratization.

At the conference, the speaker will explain how artificial intelligence influences business and show Microsoft’s innovative technologies that allow to increase business processes efficiency.

About speaker

Dmitriy Soshnikov is a coordinator of Microsoft academic programs in Russia, technological evangelist, associate professor at Moscow Aviation Institute and National Research University – Higher School of Economics, Ph.D. of Physical and Mathematical Sciences.


The international conference dedicated to artificial intelligence – AI Conference – will take place on April 25 at the Novotel Moscow City hotel.

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