Posts tagged as Artificial Intelligence

Artificial intelligence’s economic impact ambiguous

  On 27 July 2017 four prominent panellists in a Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) Forum tackled the tough topic of artificial intelligence’s impact on economic growth. The panellist were Accenture’s director and innovation lead, Rory Moore, World Wide Worx managing director Arthur Goldstuck, Openserve chief strategy officer Pushkar Gokhale, and Sappi group chief […]

Implications of Industry 4.0 for geospatial professionals

  Technological disrupters are increasingly commonplace and geospatial professionals need to be alert to developments arising from the Internet of Things (IoT) and the arrival of the fourth industrial revolution (Industry 4.0). Growth has been identified by research company, Gartner, as the foremost strategic priority for many businesses over the next two years, and to […]

IEEE Africon 169/0; Robotics and artificial intelligence research

Robotics and artificial intelligence (AI )research in the African context has not yet reached its full potential. Since the last edition of this special track at 2011 Africon, the African researchers in the field of AI and robotics are much better connected, for instance, through initiatives such as the Afron network. With this special track, […]