The benefits of AI in business and private life

Everybody is abuzz about artificial intelligence – AI – and about the assumption that every technological product uses neural networks, deep learning and pattern recognition. But is this really true?

The MEJOIN research network will publish a series of 4 short articles to provide you with information on the actual benefits of AI in today’s world and on possible ways of implementing AI in business. Additionally, we will have a detailed look at the general strengths and weaknesses of AI.

Article 1: How AI can help to overcome challenges in the workplace

Article 2: How AI can open up new opportunities in private life

Article 3: Why it makes sense to use AI

Article 4: What is AI still lacking to be intelligent and trustworthy?

About the author

Michael Hechtel (M.Sc. Industrial Engineering and Management – Information and Communication Systems) is the head of the Japanese-German Mechatronic Joint Initiative (MEJOIN). He works for the Institute for Factory Automation and Production Systems (FAPS) at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU).