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How AI and Machine Learning can be used by publishers – Silk Data spoke at Frankfurt Book Fair

Whereas in the US 60% of publishers reported they are using some form of AI to improve reading experience, such technologization is in its infancy in Europe. However, a level of interest in the topic is unprecedented, as “Frankfurter Buchmesse”, the European largest Book Fair revealed.

How AI and Machine Learning can be used by publishers – Silk Data spoke at Frankfurt Book Fair

How AI and Machine Learning can be used by publishers – Silk Data spoke at Frankfurt Book Fair

Above 70 people gathered to hear Silk Data experts speaking about AI and Machine Learning and what potential it holds for a publishing industry.

The areas where AI are already being used or can be implemented in the coming years are automated recommendations (based on reading behavior, similarity and readers‘ profile data analysis), book indexing, summarization, improved search, ads Personalization, and etc. For every established business it’s always important to understand a business impact from implementing new technology. Thus, a big part of the presentation was devoted to real case studies and a possible effect on business metrics. Some of the vendors got interested in possible pilot project with Silk Data.

The room’s capacity hadn’t allowed to accommodate all those interested so we are happy to share the PDF version of Silk Data presentation here.

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