Author: Daniel Azevedo

Local vs. global optimization

Is the fastest route always the best? This article may give you a different perspective if your answer is yes. Normally there are multiple ways to tackle a given problem or task, and the optimization field is no different, as there are different approaches we can take to find an optimal solution. The choice of […]

Written by on Jun 23, 2022

Food and Beverages: Reducing waste using AI

During recent years Artificial Intelligence has been applied to almost all domains and industries to improve or solve specific problems identified by humans. One example is the industry of Food and Beverages, where AI models are being used for different purposes: Finances: by creating more predictable demand forecasts. Innovation: by suggesting new ingredients combination and […]

Written by on Oct 1, 2021

Automated Valuation Models for Real Estate

When we decide to buy or rent a real estate (apartment, room, house, etc), one of the most important search criteria is the price. Its value depends mostly on characteristics, such as location, year of construction, number of rooms, area, central heating, etc. However, two properties with the same characteristics, for example, can be sold […]

Written by on Jun 14, 2021

Address validation for optimizing delivery success rate

In recent years, the e-commerce industry has been increasing significantly in several sectors like food, retailing, and electronics. In the latter part of 2020, this increase has been even higher with growth 3 times greater than the previous years, mostly due to the pandemic context we live in, which boosted the number of online shopping. […]

Written by on Mar 17, 2021