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Doughnut Jar: Conversations in AI EP 011

A Conversation with Prof. Marek Kowalkiewicz: Navigating the AI Frontier: Insights for Business Leaders

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“The Economy of Algorithms: AI and the Rise of the Digital Minions:” (Purchase here) (Free first chapter download here)

Explore "The Economy of Algorithms: AI and the Rise of the Digital Minions" Marek Kowalkiewicz's latest book. Discover how to harness algorithms for automation, decision-making, and innovation. Tackle questions about surveillance, job security, and the future of technology. Download the first chapter for free and start navigating the challenges and opportunities in this new algorithm-driven world.

Welcome to Doughnut Jar: Conversations in AI, the weekly podcast where Donnovan Andrews, founder of Doughnut Jar; Global Consulting Principal, Artificial Intelligence with Ogilvy Consulting; and serial entrepreneur; will feature in-depth talks with prominent figures in AI from diverse sectors like academia, marketing, governance, and development.

In Episode 010, we are speaking with Prof. Marek Kowalkiewicz of Queensland University of Technology and author of Amazon best-seller "The Economy of Algorithms: AI and the Rise of the Digital Minions"

Marek is a Professor and Chair in Digital Economy at QUT Business School. Listed among the Top 10 Global Thought Leaders in AI by thinkers360, Marek has led global innovation teams in Silicon Valley, was a Global Research Program Lead and Founding Research Manager of SAP's Machine Learning lab in Singapore, and a Research Fellow at Microsoft Research Asia. His newest book, "The Economy of Algorithms: AI and the Rise of the Digital Minions", is an international Amazon bestseller.

Join us as we delve into the intricacies of artificial intelligence in the business landscape with Professor Marik Kowalkiewicz. From managing the ascent of shadow AI to the evolving role of C-level executives, we explore the critical success factors for leveraging data and AI. Discover how fostering a culture of innovation intersects with ethical considerations and the importance of partnerships between industry giants and startups. Tune in for invaluable insights on policy, regulation, and practical advice for navigating the complex terrain of AI in business.

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