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Augmentation and Innovation...Not Just Automation

Posted by Accenture on Oct 9, 2019 2:03:55 PM

 

AI is regularly plagued by the headline: ‘robots are going to steal our jobs’. The fear felt by workers in roles which are looking to be automated with intelligent machines is of course understandable and justified, but there is much more to the AI conversation if instead of replacement, we consider what can be added to jobs done by people.

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence, Ethics, Bias

The Next Phase of AI

Posted by Accenture on Oct 9, 2019 1:54:40 PM

 

There is a lot of discussion about what AI can do right now, but for Marc Carrel-Billiard, at Accenture, it’s important to also look into the future of AI and consider what the next phase of this world-changing technology might be. “There are a lot of clients that talk about AI, but very few that talk about AI at scale; there’s a big difference between doing AI pilots and then doing AI at scale Carrel-Billiard explains.

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence

Ethical AI and Bias

Posted by Accenture on Oct 9, 2019 1:43:34 PM

 

Conversations about AI are never complete without one word: ‘ethics.’ From exploratory discussions surrounding the famous Trolley Problem to more practical plans around data diversity, there are many considerations required to build and use AI responsibly in business and broader society.

 

We spoke to Laetitia Cailleteau, Global Managing Director, Conversational AI at Accenture, to find out how one of the most influential consultancy firms thinks about responsible AI, both internally and in discussions with their many global clients.

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Topics: AI, Artificial Intelligence, Ethics, Bias

How AI boosts Industry profits and Innovation

Posted by Accenture on Jan 8, 2019 2:20:25 PM

Unleashing AI Power

The steady decline in business profitability across multiple industries threatens to erode future investment, innovation and shareholder value. Fortunately, a new factor of production—artificial intelligence (AI)—is emerging that can help kick-start profitability.

Source: https://www.accenture.com/nl-en/insight-ai-industry-growth

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence

Responsible AI: with opportunity comes responsibility - Accenture Insights

Posted by Accenture on Dec 17, 2018 9:26:41 PM
 
The AI revolution is here, and it's transforming global business. With over 72 percent of organizations having adopted AI, its rapid advancement brings about numerous ethical challenges. Explore the importance of an ethical and responsible AI deployment for the success of your business.

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Topics: Artificial Intelligence, AI ethics

Research Report - Critical mass: Managing AI’s unstoppable progress

Posted by Accenture on Sep 19, 2018 1:44:58 PM

 

  • We’re on the verge of a critical mass moment in artificial intelligence. Across every industry, organizations are encountering real success with AI on multiple fronts.
  • Organizations that have successfully deployed AI recognize the strong connection between AI and analytics. They also understand that as AI becomes more pervasive, it must be responsible.
  • The big challenge from now on? Managing AI’s unstoppable progress—personally, culturally, societally, and within businesses, governments and other organizations—to get more value, while keeping risks in check.
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Topics: Artificial Intelligence