Why Robots Won’t Kill Jobs: The World’s Largest Robotics Company Says More Robots Means More Jobs

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Why Robots Won’t Kill Jobs: The World’s Largest Robotics Company Says More Robots Means More Jobs

93% of investors say that artificial intelligence is going to destroy jobs, and smart robots are putting 10.5 million U.S. jobs at risk, according to one report.

But a division president at perhaps the world’s biggest robotics company says robots won’t kill jobs.

In fact, just the opposite.

If robotics were going to kill jobs, Sami Atiya ought to know. He’s the president of Robotics in Motion, a division of the $34.3 billion ABB Robotics. ABB has 135,000 employees in 53 countries, and an installed base of more than 70,000 control systems connecting 70 million devices, including 300,000 robots being used in factories all over the planet.

Get the full story in my post at Forbes …


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