E82 Altada’s Allan Beechinor & Tangent’s Ken Finnegan on the success of the Alsessor Accelerator

    Welcome to episode 82 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 show, we are joined by Allan Beechinor, CEO at Altada Technology Solutions and Ken Finnegan, CEO at Tangent Trinity’s Ideas Workspace discuss the success of the Alsessor Accelerator. Alsessor is a five month accelerator program designed to support global early-stage AI companies at prototype or proof of concept phase. Sectors of interest include retail, digital health, fintech, insurtech, regulatory, and compliance.

    In the podcast, we discuss:

    • Early AI Island days and how Alsessor came about
    • The recent growth of Altada Technology Solutions
    • What’s involved in the Alsessor Accelerator
    • An overview on some of the companies taking part in Alsessor
    • The success they have enjoyed with the accelerator



    A big thanks to Allan and Ken for joining us on the AI Ireland podcast this week. If you would like to find out more information about the accelerator or apply to their 2023 programme, visit their website www.alsessorai.com. You can also follow Alsessor on Twitter and Instagram.

    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 2022 AI Awards by contacting mark@aiawards.ie.

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