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The Age of Conversational Recommendation: Big players like Airbnb, Google, and Rightmove are taking steps to make search more iterative and less rigid for users

Among Airbnb’s “100+ innovations and upgrades” released last month was a number of extensions to its accommodation search mechanism. These are designed to provide r ...

Buyers expect more from the online home-searching experience

Online property search platforms are now the first place that most of us turn to when we are looking for a new home. Yet the vast number of listings provided by these pla ...

In conversation with Prof. Barry Smyth

“It’s been the first time in a long time that I’ve seen a startup put together those solutions in the right way – making it simple, but very effec ...

Study: Traverz drives stronger ecommerce and marketplace performance

A new user experience study by Biglight reveals that the Traverz Conversational Recommendation approach to product search significantly outperforms the standard filter-ba ...

Barry Smyth, esteemed professor and expert in Conversational Recommender Systems, joins the Traverz Advisory Board

“The technology that Traverz has developed is an important step towards commoditising conversational AI and allowing e-commerce players, big and small, to take personal ...

Traverz wins 2nd place in 2020 >>venture>> Startup competition

We’re incredibly excited to have been awarded 2nd place position in this years’ >>venture>> competition, which celebrates startups across Switzerland. Wit ...

Traverz – one of the 50 most innovative startups in Switzerland

Venture, the leading competition for up-and-coming entrepreneurs in Switzerland, was founded in 1997 as a joint initiative of ETH Zürich, McKinsey & Company, Knecht ...