Since well before the Industrial Revolution, technology-forward companies have looked to automation for better ways to make and deliver goods and services. And while the golden age of robotics and artificial intelligence (AI) may yet be decades in the future, today it’s these sectors that hold promise for investors and companies alike.
What’s driving this trend? First, changing demographics. In the years ahead, automation will become a matter of necessity as shrinking working-age populations around the world drive companies to rely more on AI, machine learning and robotics to stay productive.
Another factor: lower costs of creating and applying the underlying […]