Welcome to Season 2 of Connected Intelligence - a podcast about all the things we bring to work that aren’t actually about the work.
Professors Ajay, Avi & Joshua, co-authors of “Power & Prediction: The Disruptive Economics of Artificial Intelligence” share a bit about how to bring together a team of three creative, imaginative people – how they work together, form ideas, and ultimately shape a vision of the future of technology. “Power & Prediction” is being released this Tuesday, November 15th.
Ajay Agrawal is Geoffrey Taber Chair in Entrepreneurship and Innovation and Professor of Strategic Management at the University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management. He is founder of Creative Destruction Lab, cofounder of Next 36 and Next AI, and cofounder of Sanctuary, an AI/robotics company. Avi Goldfarb is the Rotman Chair in AI and Healthcare and Professor of Marketing at Toronto's Rotman School of Management. Avi is also Chief Data Scientist at Creative Destruction Lab, a fellow at Behavioral Economics in Action at Rotman, a faculty affiliate at the Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence, and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. Joshua Gans is the Jeffrey S. Skoll Chair of Technical Innovation and Entrepreneurship and Professor of Strategic Management at Toronto's Rotman School of Management. He is Chief Economist at Creative Destruction Lab, department editor (Strategy) at Management Science, and cofounder and managing director of Core Economic Research.