The AI Challenge - Startup

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Volkswagen Financial Services

Volkswagen Financial Services are a business division of the Volkswagen AG group of companies and comprise as at 31.12.2016 Volkswagen Financial Services AG along with its associated companies and the financial services companies in the USA, Canada, and Spain that belong directly or indirectly to Volkswagen AG – with the exception of the financial services of the Scania and Porsche brands and Porsche Holding Salzburg. The key business fields embrace dealer and customer financing, leasing, the bank and insurance business, fleet management and mobility offers. Volkswagen Financial Services have a total of 15,324 employees worldwide – including 6,503 alone in Germany. Volkswagen Financial Services report total assets for of around EUR 170.1 billion, an operating result of EUR 2.1 billion euros and a portfolio of around 18.2 million current contracts (as at: 31.12.2016).


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Deutsche Telekom

We feel as much at home in Bonn as we do in the 50 other countries around the globe where we provide our services. As one of the leading telecommunications providers in Europe, we also have a footprint in the markets in Asia and the United States. We're on our way to become one of the industry's top service companies and want you to help us to get there.

About “eCare/eSales”:

In the Processes/Services innovation area, we are integrating artificial intelligence in customer service with Next Generation eCare. To do so, we are developing a modern platform with a variety of relevant AI applications for current and future products and services – building on the 2016 push topic eLIZA. This smart, digital, self-learning customer service improves the customer experience across all areas.


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Onepoint has become one of the major players in digital transformation, with nearly 2,000 employees.

The strength of Onepoint is that it has retained the agility of an innovative ETI, its ability to offer tailor-made solutions to its customers through strong relationships with an ecosystem of start-ups and SMEs. Its expertise and advice are the conduct of change. The group aims to become a leader in the architecture of companies, from reflection on their organization to concrete translation into networks, systems and everyday tools to increase their performance.

Onepoint is present throughout Northwest Europe, Canada, the United States, Tunisia and China, while maintaining its production capacity in France. Onepoint is driven by the needs of its customers in consulting and digital service.



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