Video: The automation manifesto

Mon 05 Feb 2018 11:32 AM GST
Numerous studies have shown that millions of jobs could be outsourced to robots, AI, or plain old-fashioned computers in the coming years. This coming revolution has prompted much hand-wringing by economists and social scientists over how societies cope with the impact of those changes.

But perhaps it doesn’t have to be doom and gloom. Mark Ackerman, regional director of ServiceMeNow, has written a manifesto for Arabian Business on how this region can use these changes to its benefits.

In this edition of Inside AB, Jeremy Lawrence and Shayan Shakeel discuss the report and look at the surprising upsides of a world where robots do the heavy lifting.

(Source: YouTube channel)