Dr. Scott Nowson (Keynote Section)

Artificial Intelligence Lead, PwC Middle East, UAE

After completing his PhD at the University of Edinburgh in Natural Language Processing (NLP), Scott has spent 14 years working in Artificial Intelligence, Advanced Analytics and Data Science. He has published over 20 papers and filed several patents on topics including sentiment & emotion recognition, new approaches to and applications of deep learning, and user profiling. His work applies AI across a number of different industries for process automation and optimisation, enhancing customer experience and ensuring cutting edge digital innovation is at the core of every project. He is passionate about working with client teams – from C-suite to operational teams – to understand their needs and support their development of AI and Innovation strategies.