We optimise efficiencies for industry
OptimalAI creates AI algorithms that automate optimal decision-making. This lowers operational costs, increases revenue and increases productivity.
Who we are
OptimalAI is a UCL AI Centre company
Co-founded by Google's Deepmind, University College London's (UCL) AI Centre is one of the world's leading AI research institutions. We have over 100 post-PhD AI scientists focused on foundational research. We create next generation AI systems that exceed current AI capabilities.
WHAT WE DO
We are world leaders in AI foundational research
Our exploratory research creates new, pathfinding AI for problems that haven't yet been clearly defined.
On reviewing OptimalAI's HASA algorithm at UCL Hospital, UK Health Secretary, Matthew Hancock said "this is exactly the type of innovation our NHS needs."
cisco & UCL AI centre
Cisco UK's CEO Scot Gardner and OptimalAI’s David Barber announce the launch of UCL’s AI Centre at the 2019 CogX Festival.
OptimalAI's David Barber co-authors the report on the ethical use of AI for the 'House of Lords Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence'
OptimalAI's Emine Yilmaz is a Principle Applied Scientist developing Amazon's Alexa in Cambridge, UK. Emine is a world leading ML data scientist.
OptimalAI’s David Barber hosts a panel on 'AI for Sustainable Development' such as climate change, global food security and reducing inequalities.
OptimalAI’s David Barber is the world’s leading expert on Bayesian Inference. 'Bayesian Reasoning and Machine Learning’ was published in 2019.
new methods of m/l
OptimalAI's David Barber and Emine Yilmaz discuss the paradigm shift away from Machine Learning requiring lots of labelled training to more interactive and intuitive ways of interfacing with machines.
OptimalAI's David Barber hosts the 'Notes From the Semantic Frontier' seminar at the 2019 CogX Festival'
AI Research & big tech
OptimalAI's David Barber discusses how academic researchers can work with business and the wider community to create the best outcomes for society.
Meet the founder scientists behind our innovations
Our founder scientists work on some of the world's most complex and interesting challenges in AI.
Built for enterprise, designed for everyone
Our solutions are fast, scalable and simple to implement so that enterprises can easily apply AI to any operation.
Replacing human friction with AI automated decision-making across enterprise silos and supply chains significantly reduces operational costs.
AI automated decision-making automates marketplace scale. According to McKinsey, enterprises that absorb AI into their operations can double their projected revenue.
Human in the loop engagement with live AI analytics enables real-time management by exception. This enables employees to focus on what matters most.
Early detection of Covid-19
OptimalAI is collaborating with the UK's NHS to deploy AI that provides early detection of Covid-19 and automates scheduling for millions of surgery backlogs.