The WEF has published an article written by Stephane Kasriel, the CEO of Upwork, about how he thinks AI will affect jobs.
Main points included:
– AI will replace repetitive tasks more than jobs
– He warns middle-skilled jobs will be hit hardest
– Opportunities will be unequally distributed (at first)
– Technology designers need to be ethical in their approach
Clip from Disruptive – first broadcast live 1st Sept 2017