When IT Meets Politics:

Artificial intelligence


February 6, 2019  10:38 AM

A Skills Policy for the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Philip Virgo Profile: Philip Virgo
Artificial intelligence, Robotics, Skills

The pace of change in the skills in demand (as machine intelligence, now called AI, matures) is matched only by the pace of change in educational technology (using machine intelligence to transform the learning experience) and the ways we can use to acquire the new skills. Both have overtaken...

December 21, 2018  12:40 PM

Using technology to address the demographic time bomb

Philip Virgo Profile: Philip Virgo
Abilitynet, Artificial intelligence, Biomemetics robotics

The big challenge for 2019 is not Brexit. It is the demographic time bomb. Britain can no more leave "Europe" than it makes sense to tie our economy to a protectionist "ever closer Union". I will not attempt to discuss how best to delay the decision process until the European parliamentary...


August 28, 2017  11:26 AM

Skills for the world of the future: AI, Big Data, Robotics etc.

Philip Virgo Profile: Philip Virgo
Artificial intelligence, Robotics, Training

Over the past few weeks we have had much hype of the effect of Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Robotics on the world of work and the subjects we should be teaching our chidren. Almost exactly 35 years ago, Donald Michie, the "father"...


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