Can chatbots and AI help solve service design problems

February 2019 - April 2019

Status: Closed


This discovery project aimed to resolve these problems by delivering; * a methodology for evaluating the suitability or otherwise of a particular application for developing into a chatbot or AI product * a research base to assist local authorities developing their individual business cases to save time and resource rather than duplicating research * a summary of the potential technology solutions that are available with their individual advantages and disadvantages of each, and their applicability to different circumstances * a set of case studies drawn from participating councils in how the framework can be applied



Research documents

Customer journey map

Research overview