Artificial intelligence has constantly sat upon the top of the news cycle for the past year. From systems that have beaten the world’s best Go and Chess champions, to systems that can play video games, to AI that creates music and writes poetry, we’re truly in a renaissance of the sophisticated technology.
Blockchain is very similar. It burst onto the scene when cryptocurrency like Bitcoin became a mainstream topic. Blockchain is the digital ledger technology that allows Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to operate and exist. However, blockchain as a digital ledger technology has potential far outside the world of crypto. From finances to shipping and receiving and more, blockchain offers a way for businesses to improve their supply chain and processes when working with other businesses.
So what happens when these two technologies converge? A new infographic from TiE Inflect – the world’s largest entrepreneurship conference focusing on the business and human aspect of AI – explains what happens when the two meet.
The infographic explains what each technology is, why it is important and gives some quotes from famous tech leaders about what it can do. It goes on to explain three advances that can come from the convergence of AI and blockchain.
View the full infographic below: