The use cases for AI are ever-expanding, especially in sectors that typically wouldn’t have been known for using AI. Canvass AI offers an Industrial AI platform that fast-tracks operational efficiency, profitability, and sustainability goals for large-scale oil and gas, chemical, and manufacturing operations. In this episode, Darius Gant from Tesoro AI sits with Humera Malik the founder and CEO of Canvass AI to discuss the growth of AI in the industrial sector, how the application of big data analytics is critical for businesses, and her company’s fundraising success. Canvass is leveraging artificial intelligence to serve large-scale oil and gas, chemical in manufacturing, operations. The software is enabling complex troubleshooting, operational disruptions, early event detection and predictive maintenance.
2:01 - How did Humera Malik become interested in Artificial Intelligence?
5:00 - What is Canvass and how does it serve the industrial engineering sector?
12:00 The early days of Canvass and the major use cases to drive impact for companies using this technology
16:55 - Where is Canvass today and how do customers interact with the software
21:22 - Building the team: the first employees, establishing a sound engineering organization
28:09 - Having the right mindset about building while being remote
30:42 - Working with the World Economic Forum's, global Innovators Community
34:35 - The fundraising process for Humera and Canvass
39:02 - The best way to get in contact with Humera Malik and Canvass
You can check out the episode here: Apple Podcast, Spotify