E61 Edmond Harty, UCD Adjunct Full Professor & former CEO at Dairymaster

    Welcome to episode 61 of the AI Ireland podcast, the show that explores the applications and research of Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence on the island of Ireland.

    Our mission is to increase the use of AI for the benefit of our society, our competitiveness and everyone living in Ireland.

    In today’s podcast, we are joined by Edmond Harty, Professor at UCD and former CEO of Dairymaster, and Brian Mullan, Principal Data Scientist and Analytics Manager at Microsoft Ireland.

    In today’s discussion, we will hear how AI and cloud technology are being used as an enabler within the Agriculture sector to provide improved customer service and sustainability.

    In the episode, you will hear about:

    • Overview of TerrainAI, a Microsoft and SFI co-funded €5m climate change project
    • The journey to utilizing technology as an enabler within the agriculture industry
    • Recent Agritech case studies on the island of Ireland



    Today’s podcast has been supported by Microsoft and we would like to say a big thank you to Edmond and Brian for being this week’s guests on the AI Ireland Podcast.

    Finally, if you would like to hear more from AI Ireland, please reach out to us to learn more about AI Ireland membership and how to get involved with the 2021 AI Awards by contacting mark@aiawards.ie.

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