Will AI Change The Face Of Employment?

10th February 2017

"There’s an adage in journalism named after Ian Betteridge, a British technology journalist, that states “any headline that ends in a question mark can be answered by the word no”. It’s funny how many times this adage rings true, but this is not one of those times. Whatever your opinions on advanced technologies’ impact upon the labour market there is an inescapable truth to of all this - artificial intelligence can and will fundamentally change the way we work forever.
AI goes hand in hand with what is being described as 4IR - the fourth industrial revolution. Much like industrial revolutions of days gone by, it is brought about by a new technology changing the way we work. This particular iteration is characterised by the fusion in application of new, groundbreaking technologies such as robotics, IoT and artificial intelligence. However, unlike the industrial revolutions of the past - the application of AI is meaning this one is impacting in ways never thought possible."
In his newest blog, David Di Domenico of IQ Analytics discusses the rise of AI in the workplace and the impact it will have on employment in the future.
Read the full blog on LinkedIn here!
relevant: AI, robotics, automation


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