UAE’s A.I. Minister Assures Job Safety in Light of Concerns
December 7, 2017
The new Ministry of Artificial Intelligence is working on a road map for the future. Speaking to the media for the first time since his appointment to the UAE Cabinet, Omar Bin Sultan Al Olama, the world’s first A.I. minister, said the UAE is on its way to paving a brighter future for its people.
Amid fears that A.I. will result in many jobs being lost, Mr Al Olama said A.I. advancements will lead to huge development on the job landscape; explaining that the ministry will work to raise awareness on these new jobs and develop people’s skills so they can keep pace with the advancement.
According to a recent study an estimated 85 percent of jobs in 2030 haven’t been invented yet!