Whitepaper: Manufacturing Companies and the Ethical Questions of AI
What are the three key questions they're facing right now?
Manufacturers are beginning to adopt AI technology themselves, marrying this new technology with the automation systems they already widely use with the advent of the programmable logic controller, manufacturers have been able to increase their productivity while employing fewer people.
According to the FRED, manufacturing employment halved between 1970 and 2012 due mostly to process, the impact on employment is just one of three major AI ethical problems manufacturing executives and boards will face in the years ahead, as well as considering:
- How to honestly assess productivity gains expected from AI
- The impact on the workforce and society
- How to maintain control and take responsibility for decisions made by AI
File Information: White Paper, pdf 3.3 MB