Artificial Intelligence

AI is moving from the lab to the workplace, with profound implications for business and society.
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Winning with AI is a state of mind

– Companies capturing lasting value from artificial intelligence think differently, from the C-suite to the front line. Here’s how to make the shift from opportunistic efforts to a truly AI-enabled organization.
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Platform operating model for the AI bank of the future

– Technology alone cannot define a successful AI bank; the AI bank of the future also needs an operating model that brings together... the right talent, culture, and organizational design.
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Adopting a smart data mindset in a world of big data

– Industrial companies are using artificial intelligence to improve plant operations. To be successful, they will need to transform... their data with the help of domain experts.
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Getting to know—and manage—your biggest AI risks

– A systematic approach to identifying and prioritizing AI risks can help organizations effectively target mitigation efforts.
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It’s time for businesses to chart a course for reinforcement learning

– An advanced artificial intelligence technique is quickly becoming accessible to organizations as a tool for speeding innovation... and solving complex business problems.
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Reimagining your business for AI

– What’s the right approach for getting the most value from artificial intelligence? We find it’s transforming one or... two important slices of your business at a time.
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The state of AI in 2020

– Our 2020 AI survey shows artificial intelligence has become more of a revenue driver. Companies earning the most from AI plan... to invest in it more in response to COVID-19.
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An executive’s guide to AI

– Updated with the latest artificial-intelligence developments, our interactive helps business executives learn the ABCs of AI.
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Executive’s guide to developing AI at scale

– Developing artificial intelligence and analytics applications typically involves different processes, technology, and talent than... those for traditional software solutions. Executives who possess a solid understanding of the basics can ensure they’re making the right investments in their tech stacks and teams to build reliable solutions at scale. We’ve created an interactive guide to help.

From the McKinsey Quarterly

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The analytics academy: Bridging the gap between human and artificial intelligence

– As organizations rebuild their foundations to compete in the era of data and advanced analytics, in-house capability-building... programs offer the best way to train workers up to the task.
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Can artificial intelligence help society as much as it helps business?

– The answer is yes—but only if leaders start embracing technological social responsibility (TSR) as a new business imperative... for the AI era.
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Confronting the risks of artificial intelligence

– With great power comes great responsibility. Organizations can mitigate the risks of applying artificial intelligence and advanced... analytics by embracing three principles.

From the McKinsey Global Institute

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Forward Thinking on artificial intelligence with Microsoft CTO Kevin Scott

– How could AI help create jobs even in rural areas, and what would it take? In this podcast episode, Kevin Scott shares his ideas... with James Manyika.
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Five insights about harnessing data and AI from leaders at the frontier

– Four CEOs describe what goes into turning a world of data into a data-driven world.
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The future of work after COVID-19

– The pandemic accelerated existing trends in remote work, e-commerce, and automation, with up to 25 percent more workers than previously... estimated potentially needing to switch occupations.
Report - McKinsey Global Institute

The Bio Revolution: Innovations transforming economies, societies, and our lives

– Advances in biological science could transform economies and societies, helping to tackle global challenges from climate change... to pandemics.

AI in Practice

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Engaging employees to use analytics: How mining companies solve the adoption challenge

– Advanced analytics can drive value only if employees use them to make decisions. But adoption is often the biggest stumbling block in analytics initiatives. Here’s how to get it right.
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Rewriting the rules: Digital and AI-powered underwriting in life insurance

– COVID-19 reinforces the urgency to make life insurance purchasing simpler and more digitally enabled.
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How artificial intelligence will impact K-12 teachers

– Existing and emerging technologies can help save teacher time—time that could be redirected toward student learning. But... to capture the potential, stakeholders need to address four imperatives.
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Precision fisheries: Navigating a sea of troubles with advanced analytics

– Advanced analytics may help struggling fisheries thrive while simultaneously protecting endangered ocean resources.