Automation beyond science fiction
Automation is happening, and it will bring substantial benefits to businesses and economies worldwide.
Recent developments in robotics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning have put us on the cusp of a new automation age. Robots and computers can not only perform a range of routine physical work activities better and more cheaply than humans, but they are also increasingly capable of accomplishing activities that include cognitive capabilities once considered too difficult to automate successfully, such as making tacit judgments, sensing emotion, or even driving. Automation will change the daily work activities of everyone, from miners and landscapers to commercial bankers, fashion designers, welders, and CEOs. But how quickly will these automation technologies become a reality in the workplace? And what will their impact be on employment and productivity in the global economy? Read more (McKinsey Global Institute, Harnessing automation for a future that works)
Learn about the value network automation can bring to your organisation:
Title: Business Value of Automation
Date: Tuesday, 14th February 2017
Time: 2:00pm GMT / 3:00pm Central European Time
Duration: 1 hour including Q&A