Hiscox CIO: Automation doesn't mean job losses

Stuart Sumner
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Insurance firm CIO says he isn't seeing AI and automation taking people's jobs, rather it takes the boring work away from them

Automation and artificial intelligence technologies are being rolled out at insurance firm Hiscox, but its CIO has stated that it is freeing up staff to work on higher value work, rather than takin...

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