Adapting and Evolving

We are continually reviewing and improving both our outreach and web site thanks to your valuable feedback. See our latest evolution, a new "About" section where we are building out the story behind the formation of Anekanta Consulting. Born at…

Welcome aboard the Star Ship Enterprise

The “Star Ship Enterprise” was the innovation hub at the heart of the iconic 60’s TV series. Long before space exploitation became a reality, futurists created images of society enhanced by invention to improve humanity.When both satellite-based technology and AI…

Automated Facial Recognition – is the AI or the human biased?

AI keeps us safe, working in the background in security operations centres. AI gets us through an airport quickly. AI and satellite technology get us to the right location faster AI saves time when it recommends our movies, AI makes…

IoD event review: Artificial Intelligence impact on Space Technology

This inspiring event took place online on 11th September 2020 3pm BST, following London Tech Week's focus on Space Technology. This webinar, organised by the Institute of Directors London Region, featured Lord Clement-Jones, a champion of AI ethics and Co-Chair…

Real or Deep Fake?

Eliminating deep fakes from circulation must remain high on the ethical agenda. If you’re not familiar with the term, they are altered digital images or audio files which make you believe that a cleverly disguised falsehood is a fair representation…

Think you have the full picture?

All Anekanta Consulting's core values and philosophies are based around this parable. “Several blindfolded people are each given the task of identifying a large animal (an elephant) using their sense of touch alone. Each declares a different result; a wall,…

Beneficial AI based technology reveals systemic bias, leading to stronger laws and policies

It has always been our belief that the use of AI may challenge long standing practices and even help to remove bias whether it's overt or less so when based on societal anachronisms. Looking through the lens at the application…

The hack that could make face recognition think someone else is you

This is an interesting story for the security community. Mcafee proved that they could automatically alter the characteristics of a face beyond recognition, and using a generative adversarial neural network, a form of AI, fooled the AFR into identifying someone…

AI transparency in the physical security domain

This article was first published in Fire and Security Matters Magazine July 2020: https://www.fsmatters.com/Artificial-Intelligence-The-Transparency-Challenge Why should we challenge the transparency of AI? A powerful new general purpose AI technology has emerged from the computer science community. GPT 3.0 contains over…

How can AI be of benefit to business?

Our perspective is that the implementation of AI in business must be driven from the very highest level - the Board. More leaders are learning about the ways in which AI can enhance competitive advantage and ethically improve the work…