The foundation needed a more efficient grant selection process due to the volume of requests, which come from a multitude of partnerships from all over the world.
Factors that contribute to grant success are difficult to determine and may seem unrelated.
Factors indicative of failure or success using grant proposal data and external data sources were difficult to identify.
Using Microsoft Cognitive Services and the Bot Framework, Neal Analytics developed a chatbot capable of asking questions, displaying on-the-fly data metrics, and giving insight.
Behind the scenes, the bot leverages several machine learning algorithms and text mining techniques.
By combining both internal and external data sources, a high predictive analysis is now possible from the grant proposals alone.
Bot outputs graphical and text-based insight
Bot automates user queries and answers a key question
Bot surfaces information
About Neal Analytics
Neal Analytics is a cloud, data, and AI Microsoft Gold consulting partner supporting data-driven transformation initiatives from data strategy to solution design, architecture, development, operationalization, and support.
Our expertise spans across migration and modernization, data science, AI/ML, IoT, edge computing, BI, application development, and RPA.
With a focus on right-sized and pragmatic approaches towards digital transformation, Neal leverages Agile methodologies and flexible engagement models to deliver measurable customer value.