Artificial Intelligence

A Future Prognosis

Kerry Richardson

9 February 2023
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One potential risk is the possibility of AI being used to automate tasks, which could lead to job displacement - a McKinsey Global Institute study found that by 2030, between 400 million and 800 million employees around the world could be displaced by automation. Forbes
The greatest engineering challenge of the coming decade is the biggest looming opportunity; how to harness the power of artificial intelligence software to reshape the world of manufacturing. 3D Printing Industry
The Future of Jobs Report published by the World Economic Forum in 2022, states that AI is likely to replace 85 million jobs globally by 2025. Emeritus
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  • By combining AI technology with the security and efficiency of blockchain, AI developers can maximize their potential ... TRON blockchain can provide the best infrastructure support for OpenAI, ChatGPT, and all AI developers by leveraging its robust blockchain payment system, Sun wrote. Kitco News
  • OpenAI will have multiple users testing its software which will undoubtedly improve the robustness of the AI-tool. Dean Anthony Gratton
  • The ethical use of AI in marketing has been tabbed as a priority for CMOs, per a recent Gartner survey, and resembles the conversation around the use of deepfakes that could lead to greater mistrust of advertising and media. Marketing Dive
  • Liu acknowledges that AI chatbots like ChatGPT, although still flawed, still pose a threat to the current culture creation industry in China in the near future. Global Times
  • Many AI researchers have since criticized the actions of OpenAI as increasingly reckless, particularly its launch of ChatGPT onto the public web late last year without proper safeguards or software that could reliably detect its output. The Verge
  • AI technologies that are likely to see the light of day in 2023 and 2024 will be equally mind-blowing but suffer from fewer limitations. DatacenterDynamics
  • Federal regulators, including the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, have warned about the discriminatory potential of AI, particularly in the hiring context. HR Dive
  • The multi-year investment will be used to develop AI that is increasingly safe, useful, and powerful. CNN
  • AnMed, a nonprofit health system serving residents of upstate South Carolina and Georgia, will leverage XSOLIS' artificial intelligence and machine learning tools to drive greater clinical staff efficiencies and improve utilization management. HealthITAnalytics
  • Harvard will need to empower students, regardless of their disciplines, to speak the languages of different domains and responsibly lean into disruptions like generative AI. Harvard Magazine
  • The AP reputational risks will still be at the forefront for Microsoft if Bing produces answers with low accuracy or so-called AI hallucinations that mix and conflate data.
  • By leveraging AI, AT&T can quickly identify and respond to security risks, reducing the risk of data breaches and ensuring the protection of sensitive information. Analytics Vidhya

A framework that describes a 4-phase level of maturity to help determine potential and inform innovation strategy.

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One potential risk is the possibility of AI being used to automate tasks, which could lead to job displacement - a McKinsey Global Institute study found that by 2030, between 400 million and 800 million employees around the world could be displaced by automation. Forbes
By the end of 2022, there will be 1 billion data collecting surveillance cameras in the world, all connected to the internet and artificial intelligence. The Power Hour
  • Russia deployed KUB-BLA drones, which could identify targets using artificial intelligence, while Ukraine armed its drones with anti-tank weapons that used satellite feed for aerial reconnaissance. Observer Research Foundation
  • In 2021, AI in Defence was valued at around $6.4 billion, with a predicted rise to $13.1 billion by 2028 (a COGR of 10.8%). Defence Engage
  • Experts reckon no dedicated AI legislation is likely in the United States until 2024 at the earliest because of the presidential elections. Tech2
  • By the end of 2023, AI will be fast becoming one of the most important factors of production in the global economy. Wired
  • In 2023, Sizekick, an AI-powered website plugin that helps shoppers find the correct size for almost any clothing brand, is set to launch with a goal to reduce emissions from e-commerce returns. Springwise
  • In 2023, we will see smaller game studios embrace ML and AI generation to drive their content production costs down. Streaming Media Magazine
  • While some AIs are trained to beat humans at their own game, language models like ProGen could one day put one over on evolution itself and help humans combat some of the world's most debilitating health problems. MSN
  • Other websites such as ArtStation and others have yet to weigh in on the matter, but it's likely that as we enter 2023, the disruptions from AI-powered art-generating tools will cause more pushback from the art community. Medium
  • In 2023, the use of AI will accelerate and become more critical to climate change and biodiversity decisions. Sustainable Brands
  • On Monday, Alphabet's Google announced a new conversational AI technology it will open up to public testing, called Bard, which would rival ChatGPT. CNBC
  • This week, Alphabet's Google announced a new conversational AI technology it will open up to public testing, called Bard, which would rival ChatGPT. CNBC
  • If Ernie makes Apollo more attractive as an operating system to other carmakers, there will be more self-driving cars running on Apollo, which will indirectly funnel a good chunk of computation workloads to Baidu AI Cloud. Interconnected
Financial Impact
The total output of the AI and 5G combination will reach $17.9 trillion, or 0.7% of the global GDP, by 2035. TechRepublic
AI technologies could potentially deliver up to $1 trillion of additional value each year for global banks. Finance Derivative
AI has the potential to increase profitability rates by an average of 38% and may generate an additional US$ 14 trillion in gross value added by 2035. Analytics Insight
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Under the World Economic Forum's The Future of Jobs Report 2020, AI will cause the loss of 85 million jobs worldwide by 2025. Inventiva
In a research published in 2018 by the World Economic Forum, the Swiss Think Tank forecasted that by the year 2022, artificial intelligence will have eliminated 75 million jobs worldwide while simultaneously generating 133 million new employment. IRN Post
AI and digital technology will transform the world in dramatic ways in the coming years. AmCham Belgium
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800 million individuals globally could be displaced by AI and automation and need to find new jobs by 2030. Business Matters
All four of the mega-dangers facing us-climate change, nuclear weapons, pandemics, and advanced AI - are global, so they will only be addressed successfully if humankind can come together in crafting planet-spanning solutions. Next Big Idea Club
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The future of work has arrived, and according to a report by the World Economic Forum, robots, automation, and artificial intelligence could replace 85 million jobs globally by 2025. Richard van Hooijdonk Blog
By 2023, businesses will ... ... understand that AI is not the art of trying to force value out of historical data, but actually the art of creating new data and insight by interacting with the world. ThoughtWorks
National Strategy for Data and AI: Saudi Arabia launched its first AI Strategy to become a global leader in artificial intelligence and data by 2030.
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When refined through analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence data have the potential to transform businesses and ultimately the global economy. Entrepreneur
IBM has rolled out a global pro bono social impact program that provides its experts and technologies, including hybrid cloud and artificial intelligence, to aid nonprofits focused on populations vulnerable to environmental threats, including climate change, extreme weather and pollution. Westfair Communications
Why NASA is inventing curious AI for deep space - Space probes will be the first to explore the furthest reaches of our solar system and beyond. The Daily Galaxy
What's Next
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In the coming years, at the pace that AI is advancing, it will surely bring a paradigm shift in the world of conversational commerce. Analytics India Magazine
AI and ML together will transform enterprise Data Management in the coming years, and many emerging technologies like the multi-cloud, edge, serverless, IoT, and big data will collaboratively contribute to the forthcoming digital disruption in global businesses. Dataversity
Where and how can AI help to transform 5G? Analytics Vidhya
How can AI help us measure marketing creativity? Jeff Bullas
How can cybercriminals use AI? Federation of Business Information Service
How Will Causal AI Change the Coming Years? Dr Mark van Rijmenam, CSP - The Digital Speaker | Strat
How might the use of AI tools improve automotive design engineering?
How will we see 5G and AI use applied within our day-to-day lives? TechRepublic
AI Tools Can Create New Images, but Who is the Real Artist? EDGE Media Network
Another dilemma is who holds responsibility if generative AI makes a mistake in a high-stakes environment, such as medicine? Informationweek
Who is responsible if generative AI exponentially increases misinformation or generates inappropriate content? Informationweek
As generative AI becomes more powerful, what is its larger impact on our society? Transport Times
What are examples of artificial intelligence that have improved our daily lives? Forbes
What role is AI playing in artistic creation? CapGemini
AI automating more professions, and altering career prep in schools - What does the future of coding and computer science education become when generative AI like ChatGPT can write and execute code? Teachers College, Columbia University
What does all in mean when it comes to AI? Forbes
Should AI developers be employing appropriate Ethical AI precautions when devising generative AI that can seemingly engage vividly in role-playing with humans? Forbes
Where else will we see AI integrated? NFT Evening
How exactly will the combination of AI and 5G revolutionize the world as we know it? TechRepublic
Will AI be able to do a technology architect's job? VMware Customer Experience and Success
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