9. The Business of AI with Harvard Business School Prof Marco Iansiti

ai and big data Dec 16, 2020

Harvard Business School professor of AI and digital innovation Marco Iansiti talks about what AI is, how it gets made and how it impacts organisations. Listen to get a case study on Ant Financial and learn how AI adoption has accelerated during COVID.


Key learning points:

  • AI is already changing industries and the economy by making simple operations run faster
  • A business model is how a company aims to create and capture value
  • An operating model is how the company delivers that value to the customer. Prof Iansiti calls this “the hard part”
  • AI is already being used by companies like Ant Financial to take humans and cost out of their operating model, by putting an AI factory in the core of their business
  • COVID has accelerated the adoption of AI across industries



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