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IT Visionaries

Sep 20, 2019

Mental health awareness has become more and more important in today’s world. And that’s great. But there isn’t one right method of monitoring mental health. Different approaches work for different people. One exciting new approach is through the use of A.I. and apps to keep an eye on your mental health and moods. The technology is new, and still being iterated on, but it’s exciting nonetheless.

On this episode of IT Visionaries, we sit down with Thiago Marafon CTO of Youper, an emotional help assistance app that is aimed at helping you feel like the best version of yourself. Thiago and Ian dig deeper into the importance of mental health, Thiago’s secret to success in the A.I. industry, and how that technology can help people in new ways.

Key Takeaways:


  • How Thiago got into A.I. 
  • The ways Youper is improving lives
  • What does the future of A.I. look like?



Salesforce and MIT recently teamed up to create a whitepaper exploring what happens when AI meets CRM.

Read: AI Meets CRM: An MIT Tech Review Whitepaper

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