Leave Your Scheduling to Email-Based Artifical Intelligence
Artificial intelligence system will magically schedule your work meetings
At PSFK 2015, Dennis Mortensen presents x.ai, the smart personal assistant designed to make scheduling and managing meetings easier. x.ai, affectionately named Amy, is a developing technology that can magically engage over email as a human-to-human like experience. The CEO explains the potential of what a democratized, virtual PA could do for both an individual and office environment.
Given the problem of scheduling conflict and the expense of a physical personal assistant, artificial intelligence is a next step solution to power more efficiency and productivity in the workspace. Including firstname.lastname@example.org in the email chain on cc lets you send or respond to a meeting request, and then step back from the back and forth until a date and time has been decided upon. Amy has the capacity to go into a calendar and schedule appointments, replacing the place and forth discussion between two busy people.