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Verdande Technology to Discuss Platform Use Cases for Case-Based Reasoning at the International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning

Verdande Technology:



Verdande Technology, a provider of real-time Case-Based Reasoning (CBR) technology, today announced that Frode Sørmo, chief technology officer, will be speaking at the 21st International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning on July 8-11 in Saratoga Springs, New York. Sørmo will discuss "From blowouts to cardiac arrest: Taking CBR from an application to a platform."

Sørmo will discuss how CBR, based on the principle that similar problems have similar solutions, can be utilized in industries where a situation can change in an instant and users will need real-time, data-backed decision support in order to act quickly and lead to a positive outcome. Based on Verdande Technology's work in oil and gas, financial services and healthcare, Sørmo will explain how CBR can be transformed from an application to platform use and provide examples of practical, successful use of CBR in each industry, in situations ranging from the operating room to the drill site.


As one of the founders of Verdande Technology, Sørmo developed the case-based reasoning technology, the core of the Edge platform. From 2006 – 2008, Sørmo led the software development team in developing the first prototype of DrillEdge Software. In 2008, Sørmo took on his current role as CTO in providing strategy on technology, research and product development. Sørmo holds a master's and Ph.D. from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) in computer science with a specialization in artificial intelligence and case-based reasoning.


21st International Conference on Case-Based Reasoning

Saratoga Springs, New York
July 8-11, 2013


From blowouts to cardiac arrest: Taking CBR from an application to a platform
Monday, July 8, at 4:00 p.m.


To schedule a briefing with Sørmo at the conference or to learn more about Verdande Technology, contact Megan Coyle at 212.255.0080, ext. 14, or [email protected]


About Verdande Technology

Verdande Technology AS was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in Trondheim, Norway, with regional offices in New York, Houston and Abu Dhabi. The company is privately funded.

Verdande Technology is the first provider of real-time Case-Based Reasoning (CBR) technology for oil & gas, financial services and healthcare organizations. The company’s Edge platform – based on the principle that similar problems have similar solutions – identifies, captures and analyzes data patterns in real-time, using past events to proactively predict future problems, rapidly diagnose and correct issues and continuously discover new potentially impacting events. Verdande Technology enables organizations to make smarter decisions with their massive amounts of data, empowering them with a searchable case library that gives them the foresight to mitigate risk. Learn more about Verdande Technology at

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