AI Industry Connect Talks | Qualco: Optimising recoveries through AI

The eighth talk in the series of monthly business talks titled AI Industry Connect Talks was held on Wednesday 10 November 2021, at 14.00 EET hosting Qualco with invited speaker Mr Panayis FourniotisVice President at Qualco Analytics.

Talk title: Optimising recoveries through AI: from theory to practice

Summary of the talk:
– Artificial Intelligence is without a doubt a powerful tool, but can financial institutions utilise its technology for their operations? Is AI an optimisation tool for pre-existing business processes?
– How can we get it off the ground?
– What benefits can we expect?

The talk gives answers to these questions through Qualco’s expertise in applying bleeding-edge AI to the ever-changing world of debt collections and recoveries. Join us on this journey where we explore what happens when AI and Big Data Analytics intertwine with the FinTech ecosystem.

Short bio: Panayis Fourniotis is a Senior software industry innovator with extensive hands-on experience in building teams and products from scratch. He is the Vice President at Qualco Analytics, which is charged with bootstrapping the company’s “Big Data” Predictive Analytics capability, focusing on the credit management sector.

For more than 20 years, Qualco helps organisations adapt to a constantly changing credit risk and distressed asset landscape driven by economic, regulatory, and behavioural considerations at both global and local levels. Qualco’s technology comprises enterprise-class, highly scalable, end-to-end systems that drive its 70+ clients around the world to new levels of efficiency. Qualco is investing in explainable AI and Machine Learning to make sense of its client’s data by bringing predictive insights to their operations.


The AI Industry Connect Talks series was launched in March 2021 by SKEL | The Artificial Intelligence Lab, Institute of Informatics & Telecommunications at NCSR Demokritos and is supported by ahedd Digital Innovation Hub. Through this series of talks, we aim to bring AI innovation to the forefront and inform wider audiences of the endless possibilities. Domain professionals tell us how the Industry applies scientific results in real life.

A Q&A session follows the presentations. All talks are live-streamed on YouTube.

[See all previous talks in the dedicated webpage here – [Marine Traffic, Contexity, Causaly, Atypon, LifebitJADBioElsevier]

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