Innovation in the Exponential Age
by Ingo Hoffmann | Mar 9, 2022 | Artificial Intelligence, Innovation, Strategy | 0
Innovation has always been critical to the development and growth of organizations of all kinds. Companies must innovate to remain competitive. Same for countries. This is even more true in the exponential age we are now entering. And (unfortunately) in times of crisis.Read More
The AI Century
by Ingo Hoffmann | Feb 7, 2022 | Artificial Intelligence, Digital Transformation, Strategy | 0
The Century of Artificial Intelligence began more than 60 years ago. So we are already in the second half. In the first half of the AI century, there were many groundbreaking research results. The second halt is all about real world adoptionRead More
Has Europe lost the AI race? 2022 revision
by Ingo Hoffmann | Jan 10, 2022 | Artificial Intelligence, Digital Transformation, Strategy | 0
In mid-2018, I asked in a blog post, “Has Europe lost the AI race?” (1). My answer then: not yet, but we need to do more.
How does it look today, in early 2022?
To be upfront: A lot has happened in Europe and Germany. But not enough.Read More
VC Investments in Artificial Intelligence
by Ingo Hoffmann | Nov 17, 2021 | Artificial Intelligence, Strategy | 0
We are living in the decade of artificial intelligence (AI) (see my post here). AI will change every industry in this decade. With the AI Fund we are investing in Applied AI Startups from Europe as many of them are still undervalued.
It seems we are not alone with this view.Read More
EU Rules on AI – some thoughts
by Ingo Hoffmann | May 18, 2021 | Artificial Intelligence, Strategy | 0
The European Comission has presented their proposal on AI regulation last month. It is the first of its kind. I think there is no question that Europe has to find its own way to deal with AI. Trustworthy and human centric AI is a very good approach without question. But the devil is in the details..Read More
The decade of Artificial Intelligence
by Ingo Hoffmann | Feb 16, 2021 | Artificial Intelligence, Business, Strategy | 0
We are already in the middle of the decade of artificial intelligence (AI) and yet this unstoppable technological achievement is often viewed and discussed with skepticism. Is this development really so different from the innovations of the last 50 years that have become an integral part of our current lives and society? I will explains why it is so important, especially for Europe, to understand AI and especially machine learning (ML), and actively promote its use.Read More
Review of German AI Strategy
by Ingo Hoffmann | Feb 23, 2020 | Artificial Intelligence, Strategy | 0
I was invited by the German government again to participate in the review of the Artificial Intelligence (AI) strategy for Germany.Read More
Getting value from AI investments
by Ingo Hoffmann | Nov 11, 2019 | Artificial Intelligence, News not Noise, Strategy | 0
More than 90% of the executives worldwide expect to get some value from AI. But 65% report that they are not yet seeing value from the AI investments they have made in recent years. What are the lessons learned from those organisations that do see value from there AI Investments:Read More
by Ingo Hoffmann | Mar 8, 2019 | Artificial Intelligence, Business, News not Noise, Strategy | 0
Nearly 50% of businesses in Germany believe AI is not relevant for them.
And there is another worrying fact. The danger of losing market share to competitors with (more effective) use of AI is described by only 12% of respondents as very large, 19% as large and 36% as medium-sized. It seems that many companies have not yet fully reflected the opportunities offered by AI – including those of their competitors.
by Ingo Hoffmann | Feb 24, 2019 | Artificial Intelligence, Digital Transformation, Strategy | 0
A list of information sources to better understand the world of Artificial Intelligence, Digital Transformation and Innovation – carefully selected by Ingo Hoffmann.
I am getting asked quite frequently how to learn more about AI and how to stay on top of the curve. So I decided to create this list of information source I find interesting and relevant. I will update the list on a regular basis.Read More
AI Strategy for Germany
by Ingo Hoffmann | Oct 25, 2018 | Artificial Intelligence, Business, Strategy | 0
I was invited by the German government to participate in the development of the Artificial Intelligence (AI) strategy for Germany. More precisely to provide input on the topic how to apply AI research in industry and society.
Here are a few thoughts I have prepared for a workshop in Berlin last month on this topic.
News not Noise #11
by Ingo Hoffmann | Aug 8, 2018 | Artificial Intelligence, Business, News not Noise, Strategy | 0
This week we have two really insightful articles on national AI strategies focussing on the US and China. We also look at AI adoption in business from different perspectives and have a few lists of interesting AI startups .Read More