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E44 Niall Moran, Principal Data Scientist at CarTrawler

Principal Data Scientist at CarTrawler Niall Moran discusses how they are using data analytics to give customers a more personalised experience, challenges they face and where the future of AI is heading

Welcome to episode 44 of the AI Ireland podcast, the show that breaks down the hype and explores the impact that Data Science, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence are making on our everyday lives.

Our goal is to share with you the insights of technologists and data science enthusiasts to showcase the excellent work that is been done within AI in Ireland and abroad.

Today’s guest is Niall Moran. Niall is a Principal Data Scientist with CarTrawler, the world’s leading B2B travel technology platform. They connect Travel businesses such as airlines, online travel agents and accommodation providers with car rental, private transfers and rail connections all over the world through a single, intelligent booking engine.

In the episode, Niall will discuss:

  • How he became interested in Data Science
  • What Cartrawler is all about
  • How they use Data Analytics to give customers a better user experience
  • Challenges the Data Analytics team need to be aware of
  • Would they do anything differently if given a blank slate
  • His thoughts on the potential of Explainable AI and Deep Learning
  • Where he sees Data Science heading in the near future
  • How AI can make our lives better



What did you make of Niall Moran’s podcast? Where do you see Artificial Intelligence and Data Science heading in the near future? We would love to hear your thoughts so please leave a comment below.

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