Case Studies, IIoT, Industry 4.0

Martin Ford: The impact of AI on jobs and economy

Take some time to listen to Martin Ford’s insights on what the rise of AI implies for jobs and the economy that he shared at the Industry of Things World conference. Martin Ford is Valley Entrepreneur, Futurist and Speaker, Leading expert on the Robot Revolution, AI and Job Automation. He states that robots are no longer only there to cope with repetitive or simple tasks. More than ever they can do most sophisticated work which was done by humans originally.

Key Topics

● Why today’s information technology (including IoT) is likely to be more disruptive to the job market and economy than past innovations
● Data and graphs quantifying the impact so far
● Specific examples of robotics/AI – including how they tie in with the industrial IoT
● The impact on consumer spending and the macro-economy