Disruption Everywhere Podcast

Disruption Everywhere Podcast

Frank Makrides
Artificial Intelligence to Provide Fair Access to Credit
Nov 30, 2020 19 min

Artificial Intelligence to Provide Fair Access to Credit

In this episode of the Disruption Everywhere podcast, we will be discussing how creditworthiness assessment can benefit from the introduction of machine learning practices. Ioanna Stanegloudi, co-Founder & Chief Risk Officer of Finclude will explain the challenges European citizens face without a uniform credit scoring system and how the recent updates in European regulation help in this direction. European citizens are free to use their banking data as they see fit and fintech startups are here to take their financial well being to the next level. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/disruptioneverywhere/support
A Gender Inclusive App for Financial Wellness
Nov 23, 2020 25 min

A Gender Inclusive App for Financial Wellness

On this episode of Disruption Everywhere, Frank sits down with Maia Monell, Co-founder and CMO of the Nav.it Money App. Nav.it is a neobank focused on bringing health and wellness strategies to financial management and provides mindfulness practices and unique data insights for their users (affectionately known as Nav.igators) to reflect on how their daily mood, wellness routine and spending habits affect each other, while providing financial health-oriented banking features. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/disruptioneverywhere/support
AI Based Clinical Applications To Bring The Future To Point Of Care
Nov 09, 2020 23 min

AI Based Clinical Applications To Bring The Future To Point Of Care

This week on the Disruption Everywhere Podcast, our guest host is Madhu Reddiboina of RediMinds. RediMinds operates at the intersection of healthcare and artificial intelligence. They specialize in building AI-based clinical applications to bring the future to point of care. In this episode, we will dive into data acquisition and clinical data engineering, with the goal of building AI model optimization for the healthcare enterprise. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/disruptioneverywhere/support
How Nonprofit Startups are Changing the Game
Nov 02, 2020 18 min

How Nonprofit Startups are Changing the Game

In today's digital world, we're interacting with more strangers than ever. From online dating to ridesharing, we're putting our safety in the physical hands of strangers. Without a way to verify and confirm someone’s identity before the first interaction, we’re leaving ourselves susceptible to fate. In this episode of the Disruption Everywhere podcast, we will be discussing a new kind of background check designed to proactively prevent gender-based crimes in the digital age with Kathryn Kosmides, Founder and CEO of Garbo. Listen in on how Garbo, a not for profit online background check platform, works with the limited information people have before an online date or rideshare while diving deeper than ever into crime reporting. Find out how Garbo provides more accountability, transparency, and information to proactively prevent crimes. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/disruptioneverywhere/support
Novel Molecular Targeting to Treat Neurodegenerative Disorders
Oct 26, 2020 23 min

Novel Molecular Targeting to Treat Neurodegenerative Disorders

Currently, there are about 50 million people with Alzheimer’s, 50 million people with Dementia and 10 million people with Parkinson’s disease. Unfortunately, these disorders are difficult to treat, and many remain incurable. The existing treatments for Alzheimer’s (AD) have limited effectiveness and focus primarily on relieving symptoms rather than slowing the underlying disease. There is a major demand for new treatments, but despite significant efforts, few drug candidates have shown promising results. On this Disruption Everywhere podcast, we will be discussing how a protein called CDK5, has a significant influence on brain function, a key target for treating multiple neurodegenerative diseases with Dr. Kent Werner, Founder and CEO of Cogentis Therapeutics. Listen in on how Cogentis groundbreaking research discovers and develops first-in-class therapeutics that prevent neurodegeneration and restore brain function to benefit the lives of those patients and their families. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/disruptioneverywhere/support
Fast and High Quality Translations Powered by Artificial Intelligence
Oct 19, 2020 26 min

Fast and High Quality Translations Powered by Artificial Intelligence

With an increase in globalization, the demand for language translations has too. Translations are needed for different types of businesses such as healthcare, legal, information technology, etc. The translation industry is continually growing with a prospected estimate of $61.5 billion dollars by 2021. The major challenges are the supply of quality translators and long lead times. Join us as we will be discussing the use of artificial intelligence with a global network of high-quality translators on this Disruption Everywhere podcast with Marguerite Halley, Cofounder and CCO of Berba. Listen in to hear what tools Berba is using to improve some of the biggest issues surrounding translations services and how they are working to change the translation industry with a ground-breaking approach. Learn what differentiates Berba from other players in the market as well as the future of artificial intelligence in the translation industry. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/disruptioneverywhere/support
Simplifying the Crossroads Between Blockchain and the Enterprise
Oct 12, 2020 26 min

Simplifying the Crossroads Between Blockchain and the Enterprise

Blockchain’s extraordinary ability to verify, transfer, and enforce the transfer of ownership rights make it the newly discovered ‘missing link’ of true online global trade. Blockchain technology impacts all business functions from sales, marketing, distribution, and finance to procurement, operations, services delivery, and regulatory compliance. Blockchain is a new utility and general-purpose technology. Like more mature utilities, Blockchain applications will eventually become ubiquitous and in fact, almost invisible. The challenge for today’s enterprise is bridging the gap and making Blockchain a differentiator ahead of the competition. Listen in as we will be discussing this topic on this Disruption Everywhere podcast episode with Beasy’s Founder and CEO Bob Kramich. Find out how Beasy specializes in making Blockchain easy by tackling the hard parts of the technology so that business users may focus on what matters most to them: solving problems and generating impacts. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/disruptioneverywhere/support
Disruptive Surgical E-learning Based on Experiential Artificial Intelligence
Oct 05, 2020 24 min

Disruptive Surgical E-learning Based on Experiential Artificial Intelligence

Medical errors are the third cause of death according to the CDC National Center of Health Statistics. 440,000 Americans die every year from preventable medical mistakes with some some added factors. Could the problem be that the medical community is not training the staff the right way? There is an opportunity to make training and skill acquisition much more efficient. We will be discussing the topic of how improving the training process in critical health care areas in the transfer of skills using the assimilation training systems with Dr. Julian Varas, CEO of Training Competence. By taking advantage of using the assimilator hardware technology with the already necessary training programs, it will shorten the learning curve for the trainee who will become competent with the necessary different skills. At the same time the trainee will have a network of an array of instructors that can provide standardized feedback available 24 hours a day. Understanding through technology how a good teacher delivers feedback for a trainee to improve their skills is very important. Please join us on this episode of the revolutionary way someone learning a skill will always have availability to the best teachers you can have. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/disruptioneverywhere/support
Estate Planning & Probate Without an Attorney
Sep 28, 2020 31 min

Estate Planning & Probate Without an Attorney

What is probate? About ten people out of hundred can answer this question correctly and most have not gone through it themselves. Probate is a court supervised process of transferring assets after someone has passed away to the lawful heirs whether they have a will or not. Even with a will, probate is still needed to prove the will is valid and prove who the heirs at law are. Hiring an attorney for probate can be very costly and time consuming until now. On this Disruption Everywhere podcast we will be discussing how to estate plan and probate without an attorney with EZ-Probate’s Founder and CEO Byron Batres. EZ-Probate provides you the best resources and instruction so you can file probate court documents on your own, If you do need actual legal advice, you can pay specifically for that counsel, not for hours an attorney spends filling out court forms. If you want to avoid having to go through probate in the future, then you want to plan ahead with estate planning. EZ-Probate has all the essential estate planning documents online without an attorney. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/disruptioneverywhere/support
Tamper Proof Records for the Medical Industry
Sep 21, 2020 22 min

Tamper Proof Records for the Medical Industry

When most people think of blockchain, they associate the technology with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. Blockchain is ideal for keeping cryptocurrency transaction records through immutability. However, this technology has been around for a decade now and its potential applications in the industries of finance, healthcare and online media have been largely ignored until now. On this episode of Disruption Everywhere podcast, we will be exploring the topic of immutable data storage of tamper proof records for the medical industry with Immuto’s Co Founder and CEO Sebastian Coates. Immuto offers a bridge allowing users to track, update, store data by leveraging the power of the secure blockchain network. Immuto enables organizations to collaborate effectively while minimizing the risk of data breaches and fraud. It also improves the patient experience by allowing the patient to own their medical records and have the capability to send it to other organizations knowing their own records are secure, legitimate and unaltered. Podcast show notes available here: https://www.disruptioneverywhere.com/post/tamper-proof-records-for-the-medical-industry --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/disruptioneverywhere/support