04. June, 2016
Budapest Makers (www.budapestmakers.com) is an initiative to aggregate those who have the desire and capabilities to enhance the position of Budapest in the worldwide technological and creative ecosystem. At E-Group, we believe that strengthening Budapest in these fields improves Hungary's competitiveness and increases the value added to the country's produce.
Since its foundation in 1993, E-Group have been constantly working on delivering innovation that is measurable on an international scale, and overcoming the limitations of a small market.
To help the initiative achieve its goals, E-Group provides technological framework and development for Budapest Makers, in collaboration with the initiative's founders: IBM Hungary, Design Terminal, and WeLoveBudapest.
31. May, 2016
The intelligence is artificial, but our beer is real!
Antal Kuthy, CEO of E-Group presented their R&D flagship 'MIZU' fusion framework of artificially intelligent dialogues at IBM's SEE BusinessConnect event.
The presentation demonstrated the amazing opportunities provided by IBM Watson, and the synergies of E-Group's AI Cognitive Computing developments. As a specialist of secure transactions, e-identity and smart platforms, E-Group is actively seeking the best use cases of leading AI technologies (both language and cognitive) through their applied AI solutions. During the presentation, Kuthy introduced visitors to a mock scenario of ordering beer in an English pub with the help of AI, by having a conversation with the spirit of the pub. This application well represents E-Group's dedication to intelligent dialogue solutions.
12-13. April, 2016
E-Group was invited to the EIT Digital's (www.eitdigital.eu) annual innovation workshop and conference in Brussels loooking for potential innovation partners ready to join to E-Group’s key Cognitive Computing/Artificial Intelligence and Fintech R&D&I project initiatives. The event was an excellent platform to meet leading European universities, research institutes and leading ICT industry players.
01. March, 2016
Antal Kuthy, CEO of E-Group ICT Software Zrt; and Márton Csapodi, Head of Research and Innovation have discussed e-identity being neuralgic point for cheap, mass-available electronic services. Regulatory requirement of in-person administration impedes banks in acquiring new customers, while international digital finance providers already offer adequatly strong authentication without physical presence.
E-Group's identification solution (www.idx-eidas.com) provides flexible authentication services, and the opportunity to integrate with governmental identification systems via eIDAS, which helps banks reach customers more easily.
The system is capable of providing secure Third Party Payment Service Provider (TPP) interfaces (XS2A), in compliance with the revised European Directive on Payment Services (PSD2).
E-Group participates GSMA (www.gsma.com) Mobile Connect (www.mobileconnect.io) Workshop in Barcelona, elaborating E-Group IDX (www.idx-eidas.com) identity platform development roadmap to be fully synchronised with GSMA Mobile Connect product development roadmap.
6. Jan, 2016
The two parties have reviewed specific cooperation opportunities of E-Group and SHIP. E-Group strives to use its 10 years of experience, knowledge and relations in Chinese markets to achieve collaborative projects with partners from Shenzhen in technology-intensive fields via Hitech Park.
Shenzhen is the most dynamically developing area of China. It's the city of reforms, with its 18 million citizens, and thriving and technology-intensive environment. It is widely considered the centre of Chinese electronics industry and also an indispensable factor of many other fields, including biotechnology, logistics, finance, and the creative industry. Its proximity to Hong Kong and Kanton led to the birth of a megapolis of 50 million residents.
The meeting was productive and workshop-like and not just a formality; E-Group have presented their new R&D&I developments that are suitable of being the base of international collaborations with Chinese partners.