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Executive Briefing: Have we reached peak human? The impact of AI on the workforce

Mehdi Miremadi (McKinsey & Company)
11:05am-11:45am Thursday, September 6, 2018
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What you'll learn

  • Understand the potential impacts of AI on work and how business leaders can manage the transition as these technologies are adopted while making the most of their productivity


Drawing on the McKinsey Global Institute’s groundbreaking research, Mehdi Miremadi explores commonly asked questions relating to AI and its impact on work, including:

  • What is the size of the AI opportunity? Which occupations and industries will capture the most value?
  • What impact will AI have on work?
  • What are possible scenarios for employment growth?
  • Will there be enough work in the future?
  • What will automation mean for skills and wages?
  • How do we manage the upcoming workforce transitions?
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Mehdi Miremadi

McKinsey & Company

Mehdi Miremadi is a partner at McKinsey & Company, where he serves technology, materials, and financial clients on a variety of strategy, artificial intelligence, and automation projects. A leader in automation, artificial intelligence, and machine learning, Mehdi co-leads McKinsey’s research on the impact of automation and artificial intelligence on the future of work as well as artificial intelligence potentials and limitations; he also co-leads McKinsey Digital Capability Center (DCC) in Chicago, intended as a hub to showcase best practices in digital and automation and cutting-edge technologies. His articles have appeared in Fortune, Harvard Business Review, and McKinsey Quarterly, among others.