Via Science Blog

  • Big Math Spotlight: Allison Clift-Jennings

    Filament co-founder and CEO Allison Clift-Jennings discusses the revolutionary impact blockchain technology will have on the Internet of Things.

  • NECPUC 2017: Recap

    CEO Colin Gounden spoke at the New England Conference of Public Utilities Commissioners (NECPUC) about the opportunities and challenges facing AI in regulated industries, like energy and telecommunications.

  • Core Philosophy: Client Service is Essential to Successful AI Applications

    Via Science believes its client service team supports the success of both its applications and its clients by communicating key information across key stakeholders.

  • Via Science on the Road: Beijing and Shenzhen

    CEO Colin Gounden traveled to China at the invitation of energy industry leaders to discuss the role of artificial intelligence in improving the efficiency of electricity generation, transmission, and distribution.

  • Using Artificial Intelligence to Identify Energy Theft

    Energy is considered the third most stolen item in the U.S. after credit cards and cars, and preventing energy theft has become a top priority for power companies. Via Science works to address this concern with human-in-the-loop systems built using its AI tools.

  • Via Science on the Road: Taiwan and Japan

    During recent travels to Taiwan and Tokyo, CEO Colin Gounden met with business and thought leaders in energy to discuss how AI, machine learning, and analytics can solve the urgent challenges facing the industry.

  • Living Our Values: Via Science Offsites

    Twice a year, Via Science brings its Cambridge and Montreal teams together to reconnect, reflect, and plan for the year ahead.

  • You Asked, We Answered: The Technical Day-to-Day for a Via Science Data Scientist

    Two of Via Science’s newest data scientists share their experiences working with Via Science’s preferred technologies for the first time, diverse clients and projects and the overall learning environment.

  • Big Math Spotlight: Jim Creighton

    Manifold Partners’ Jim Creighton sat down with us to discuss the growing trend of using machine learning and large-scale data analysis to better control risk and predict outcomes in the investment world and what he learned using Via Science’s approach.

  • Big Math Spotlight: Oonagh McPhillips

    Oonagh McPhillips, Assistant Secretary General, Corporate Affairs of Ireland’s Department of Justice and Equality, sat down with our team to discuss the global impact of predictive analytics on justice systems.

  • Humanitarian Technology 2016: Recap

    This past June, Colin Gounden spoke at the Humanitarian Technology conference – Via Science’s second consecutive invitation to present at the annual event. The talk “Risk Analytics in Uncertain Times” looked at how using emerging technologies could dramatically improve the way we address and solve security challenges.

  • Every Nerd’s Dream: Using Bayesian Mathematics to Analyze “Game of Thrones”

    This blog post is based on a project that Via Science advisor Allen Downey’s students worked on related to the fate of characters in “Game of Thrones”.