COVID-19 will accelerate automation, and we must embrace it
The pandemic will accelerate automation for two main reasons: recessions beget innovation, and the health crisis incentivizes digitization.
The robots are taking over. COVID’s impact on automation and reallocation cannot be avoided and in fact should be actively encouraged since it is the only way to ensure that Canada emerges stronger from this crisis, writes Joël Blit. Image courtesy of Pixabay