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Growthhacking content creation to transform your business

10:00am PDT Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

When it’s used to curate, create, and deliver fresh content, artificial intelligence pushes the marketing content game to the next level. Your goal: Get the right content to the right people, when and where they want to see it. Machine learning is the key, saving you time, money, and guesswork. Machine learning can help you uncover not just what content is most competitive but what characteristics are pushing it to the top of the list, and even help you fine-tune your message in real time, keeping it fresh and commanding consumer attention. Once that message is refined and optimized, AI can help you determine consumer intent, seize site-specific demand opportunities, gauge opportunity sizing — and then make sure your message is discovered with predictive intelligence. To learn more about how to take the educated guesswork out of content creation, make your pitch more persuasive, and magnify your message, don’t miss this VB Live event. By attending thIs webinar, you'll learn how AI can: * Increase relevance for consumers across channels * Utilize propensity modeling to capture more customers * Boost content curation and creation using machine learning and NLP * Seize customer journey opportunities when they appear Speakers: * Ari Goldberg, Founder + Chairman, RNMKR * Emerson Spartz, Founder, Dose * Peggy Anne Salz, Principal, Mobile Groove Consulting * Rachael Brownell, Moderator, VentureBeat

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Reduce churn and maximize subscription revenue with machine learning

10:00am PDT Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Subscription businesses can lose the happiest of subscribers because of involuntary churn—that deadly form of attrition that comes from card declines and invoice failures. Even slight variations in a subscription business’ churn rate can have significant impact on revenues, so it’s critical to address involuntary churn -- and easier than ever. The latest subscription technology leverages machine learning, which can improve transaction success rates and billing continuity, helping automatically reduce involuntary churn and boost monthly recurring revenue by an average of 9 percent. Want to know more about how subscription businesses are making a positive impact on revenue? How can you optimize decline management and revenue recovery strategies based on your own unique business needs? Join our latest VB Live event and you’ll learn how to start and where, plus get a first look at the latest Revenue Recovery Benchmarks, which reveal the powerful impact of machine learning. Don’t miss out! Registration is free. In this webinar, you’ll learn... * The power of dynamic retry logic, optimized for each individual invoice * The incremental lift that a well-designed dunning strategy can have on revenue * The key metrics every subscription business should understand to prevent churn * How to develop a comprehensive decline management and revenue recovery plan using proven strategies for successful transactions. Speakers: * Emma Clark, Director of Product, Recurly * Devin Brady, Data Scientist, Recurly * Stewart Rogers, Analyst-at-Large, VentureBeat * Rachael Brownell, Moderator, VentureBeat Sponsored by Recurly

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How blockchain can help IoT deliver ROI

10:00am PDT Thursday, April 5th, 2018

A projected 10 billion more devices will be connecting to the Internet in the next four years. The business potential behind that number is huge, but so are the challenges the IoT ecosystem faces — from lack of a shared architecture for interconnection to the continued problem of how to authenticate devices on the network. But as customers connect more devices and expect less friction and more continuity across them, blockchain technology seems to hold the potential to unlock new business model use cases — and ROI from them. Join the latest VB Live event to learn more about intersections between IoT and distributed ledger technologies and explore how they can unlock the security required to realize a profitable Future of Things. In this webinar you'll learn: * What distributed ledger technologies such as blockchain mean for businesses in 2018? * How blockchain for IoT can build trust between people and parties who transact together, reduce costs, and accelerate transactions * The future of universal architecture and what it means for autonomous products and services Speakers: * Jonathan Johnson, Board Member. Medici Ventures President * Dawn Barry, President, Luna DNA * Jessica Groopman, Founding Partner, Kaleido Insights * Rachel Brownell, Moderator, VentureBeat

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Developing financial wellness tools with artificial intelligence

10:00am PDT Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Recent research shows that consumers are interested in using a digital financial coach to help them proactively manage their finances. However, most are using online banking tools that just give a full view of their financial picture without offering up any advice or guidance on how to improve their financial behavior. and that’s where engagement ends. Discover how the industry’s most innovative companies are using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to build financial solutions and apps to attract and engage today’s evolving consumer. The future of financial wellness informed by AI is here. Machine learning has the capability to continuously analyze data and deliver specific insights that can help consumers improve their financial health. In this webinar, you’ll find out how to transform your data into insights and intelligence. Using a unified API to drive intuitive and powerful user experiences is key. Attendees will also learn: * How AI and machine learning are powering today’s financial wellness tools * Recent research from Aite Group on financial wellness tools and virtual financial wellness coaches * How digital tools, chatbots, and interactive assistants can revive the concept of traditional personal financial management (PFM) * Using an API to gain insight and deliver actionable advice * How to leverage data intelligence to build apps and solutions that help users improve their financial health MODERATOR: * Evan Schuman, VentureBeat SPEAKERS: * Katy Gibson, VP of Application Products, Envestnet | Yodlee * Keith Armstrong, Founder and COO, * Tiffani Montez, Retail Banking Sr Analyst, Aite Group Sponsored by Envestnet | Yodlee

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How strategic VCs are priming healthcare startups for success

10:00am PDT Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

The healthcare system feels as though it’s years behind, compared to other consumer-dominated industries, and for good reason. Fluctuating payment models, care structures, patient journeys, and shifting relationships between patients and their physicians have complex, ever-shifting barriers to implementing innovative solutions – and do it at scale. But the potential to disrupt healthcare with innovative solutions and technology at scale is huge. It just takes an astute venture capital partner who can help you navigate the complexities, paired with your own healthcare expertise. Join this webinar to learn how VC partnerships can help you navigate through the regulations and complicated nature of healthcare, and get your startup thriving. By attending this webinar, you’ll: * Learn what it takes for a startup to be successful in the highly complex and regulated healthcare industry * Gain perspective from established health tech CEOs * Understand the importance of having a strategic VC in an industry like healthcare * See what VCs are looking for in the healthcare and health tech categories Speakers: * Christiana DelloRusso, Partner, Providence Ventures, Board Member, Omada Health & N-Of-One * Sean Duffy, Co-Founder and CEO, Omada Health * Christine Cournoye, CEO, N-of-One * Stewart Rogers, Analyst-at-Large, VentureBeat * Rachael Brownell, Moderator, VentureBeat Sponsored by Providence Ventures

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