Can AI reduce cognitive bias in decision making?

Too many to mention here but to focus on just one cognitive bias, confirmation bias is frequently featured in leadership development as the single greatest hindrance to good decision making.

Industry-First Ethical and Legal Guide to Automated Facial Recognition

The British Security Industry Association launches its Guide to the Legal and Ethical use of Automated Facial Recognition (AFR)...

Leaders Need AI Strategies

A key finding by Mckinsey in their latest report "The State of AI in 2020". When AI is at the heart of the vision and strategy, companies perform better.

Face your fear of technology

The unknowns around the application of technologies contained within the field of AI such as Automatic Facial Recognition can stimulate a sense of fear in some people. But although fear is not a tangible thing, rather a feeling, it can…

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…