How will artificial intelligence and big data analytics affect economies? How are these technologies diffusing around the world? How are firms using artificial intelligence and big data? Are current policies appropriate for these next-generation technologies? This workshop, organized by Georgetown University, the World Bank and Korea Institute for Industrial Economics & Trade, addressed these questions and more, featuring experts from academia, policy institutions, and industry.
Welcome and introduction
Keynote Speech: The Disruptive Economics of Artificial Intelligence
Q&A Moderation by Jonathan Timmis, World Bank
Session A: Trends in AI and Big Data Diffusion
11:40 AM-1:00 PM
Session B: Implementation Within Firms and Organizational Change
Session C: Impacts of AI and Big Data on Productivity