Whilst the impact of artificial intelligence, internet of things, and machine learning might cause concern around the future of how we live and work, the potential for positive advancement from these fast-evolving technologies is huge. With these technologies comes solutions to improve every area of our lives, and in turn develop stronger and more sustainable economies. From better managing natural resources and reducing our impact on the planet, to potentially eradicating poverty and disease – emerging technologies bring the solutions to some of our toughest challenges.
However, Europe needs the right skills to ensure we can fully harness this potential. And to achieve this, industry, education and government must work together to collectively address the skills gap, now more than ever