- Artificial intelligence is ushering in a significant new era of commerce, presenting unprecedented opportunities and risks for investors.
- Entire industries could be transformed in ways that could disrupt some companies while elevating others.
- Large tech companies are getting ahead of the AI wave with strategic investments.
Artificial intelligence may be the most transformative and disruptive advancement since the Industrial Revolution. AI is poised to fuel the next wave of innovation and potentially provide new opportunities for companies and investors.
It’s been predicted for years, but the coming age of automation is starting to happen now thanks to advances in sensors, hydraulics and artificial intelligence, mostly in the field of machine learning.
These machines are already transforming manufacturing, transportation, health care and hundreds of other elements of daily life on both personal and industrial levels. They are in use in schools, homes, hospi¬tals and cars, and they are changing the way the world works.
For some, machines are a threat, especially to jobs. But AI also has the potential to improve the standard of living around the globe, provide companies with new profit opportunities and reward investors.