E21 Bart Lehane, CTO and co-founder at EdgeTier

    Welcome to episode 21 of the AI Ireland podcast, the show that breaks down the hype and explores the impact that Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are making on our everyday lives.

    Our goal is to share with you the insights of technologists and data science enthusiasts to showcase the excellent work that is been done within AI in Ireland.

    Today’s guest is Bart Lehane, who is the CTO and co-founder of EdgeTier. Founded in 2015, EdgeTier is using advanced analytics and simulation technology to simplify everyday decision-making. EdgeTier’s products, proven technical knowledge and grounded industry experience allows them to help customers grow their businesses with clear data-driven decision making.

    In this really interesting episode, Bart will tell you about:

    • His background and how he came to set up EdgeTier
    • Early challenges they faced in putting it all together
    • Helping improve efficiency in call centres
    • How EdgeTier help clients with data-driven decision-making
    • The benefits EdgeTier have brought to businesses
    • Arthur, EdgeTier’s AI agent assistant
    • Where he believes AI is heading in the next couple of years



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