The AI Entrepreneur’s Moral Dilemma

Should I start a company that could destroy millions of jobs?

Source: Wikipedia

Should I create a company/product/service that could result in wide-scale job loss?

AI’s impact on jobs has been overhyped (so far)

Humans + Software > Humans or Software

When the Creative Destruction cycle ends

Mary M. Crossan and David K. Hurst. “Strategic Renewal as Improvisation: Reconciling the Tension Between Exploration and Exploitation.” Advances in Strategic Management, Volume 23, 273–298. 2006.

Into the future

Don’t tell an Entrepreneur they shouldn’t do something

“Creative Destruction” argument

“Doing People a Favor” argument

“Survival of the Fittest” argument

“Inevitability” argument

Any backlash?

It will either happen quickly or slowly


Machine Learning in Practice

Practical insights for executives, managers, and project managers eager to deploy machine learning inside their company.

Robbie Allen

Written by

CEO @InfiniaML, Exec Chairman @Ainsights, Lecturer at @kenanflagler, Ph.D. Student @UNCCS, Writing a book: http://machinelearninginpractice.com

Machine Learning in Practice

Practical insights for executives, managers, and project managers eager to deploy machine learning inside their company.