It’s never been a more exciting time to be involved in Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the UK. Following the news that the UK Government have announced a significant investment into the countries prospering AI industry, Hertzian have been highlighted in the announcement as one of five companies trailblazing AI in the UK.
More than 50 leading businesses and organisations have contributed to the development of a £1 billion deal to put the nation at the forefront of the artificial intelligence industry.
The deal between government and industry, announced by Business Secretary Greg Clark and Digital Secretary Matt Hancock today (Thursday 26 April 2018), also includes more than £300 million of newly allocated government funding for AI research to make the UK a global leader in this technology, underlining the importance of the AI sector to the UK’s future economy.
On the deal, The Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury, Robert Jenrick said:
“Artificial intelligence will enable us to work smarter, boost our productivity and make the country richer. From search engines to self-driving cars, this technology will be at the heart of our new economy. That’s why we continue to back our AI innovators in order to cement the UK’s position as a world-leader in this cutting-edge technology.”
Hertzian have been at the forefront of AI application development for the past two years, blazing a trail in the use of machine learning to derive insights from customer feedback and free text. We have become a key player in Cornwall’s diverse and thriving tech community and so its very pleasing to be acknowledged nationally for our work in providing artificial intelligence solutions.
We’re very proud to be considered as a leader in the UK’s prospering AI sector and believe this coverage helps underline the exceptional work the Hertzian team are doing on a daily basis to provide the very best for our growing customer base.