AI brings next-gen solutions to solve today’s real problems

We’re all familiar with Hollywood’s sensational portrayal of artificial intelligence as machines taking over the world. But AI today is about practical solutions to real problems in many industries, including healthcare, telecommunications, finance and even ocean powerboat racing. That’s why, five years ago, we at DataSkill bet the company on AI. We did it because computing power, [...]

AI brings next-gen solutions to solve today’s real problems 2018-05-17T02:42:35+00:00

IBM Think 2018

Nigel Hook, CEO and Founder of DataSkill, was welcomed on stage by Martin Schroeter, Senior Vice President, Global Markets, IBM at the 12,000 seat MGM Garden Arena on Wednesday to present DataSkill’s Trade Finance Solution. Think 2018 had over 30,000 attendees and included visionary speakers and experts who shared their solutions for some of the [...]

IBM Think 2018 2018-07-16T18:36:43+00:00

DataSkill CEO speaks at Tech San Diego event in AI & Machine Learning Series

Join Nigel Hook, DataSkill Founder and CEO, at a Tech San Diego event as part of their AI & Machine Learning Series titled “What AI Taught OffShore Boat Racing”. Date/Time :  Wednesday 20th December 2017 – 5:30pm – 7:30pm Location : BDO 3570 Carmel Mountain Road, Suite 400 San Diego, CA 92130 To register for the event please [...]

DataSkill CEO speaks at Tech San Diego event in AI & Machine Learning Series 2018-04-19T18:31:46+00:00

IBM Watson whispers, world record breaks

This is a re-post of the original article written by Nigel Hook for IBM. The original article can be found here! I’m proud of the recent run of the SilverHook powerboat between Key West and Cuba not only because our team broke the world record, but also because we are transforming the sport of offshore powerboat racing. [...]

IBM Watson whispers, world record breaks 2017-11-08T23:24:28+00:00

SilverHook and IBM Watson IoT push ocean racing to world record

This is a re-post of the original article written by Nigel Hook for IBM. The original article can be found here! On August 17, 2017, the 48-ft. SilverHook powerboat broke the endurance world record from Key West to Cuba, traveling 103 miles through the Florida Straights in 1 hour, 18 minutes and 3 seconds. Average [...]

SilverHook and IBM Watson IoT push ocean racing to world record 2017-11-08T23:25:07+00:00

DataSkill CEO invited to speak at IBM Genius Conference

9/20/2017 – Captain Hook’s Breaking Speed Records – Now He’ll Explain How DataSkill Founder and CEO Nigel Hook (AKA Captain Hook) recently broke three offshore open water speed boat records, and now the world wants to know how. On October 4th, 2017, Mr. Hook will speak on the topic of breaking speed records at one [...]

DataSkill CEO invited to speak at IBM Genius Conference 2017-10-13T00:25:56+00:00