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Opening Keynote Fireside Chat: Generative AI: Making Sense Of A Major Retail Opportunity

24 Apr 2024
Headline Theatre

The interviewer will ask the interviewee some of the following questions as well as asking the audience to ask some questions of their own:

  • What key lessons have you learned about AI from working at Google DeepMind, Meta and SpaceX?

  • Which real-life applications and business benefits does generative AI offer to a retailer? 

  • What does generative AI really mean for retailers from a risk, compliance and copyright perspective?

  • What key steps do retailers need to take to make generative AI operational within their businesses? 

  • What does generative AI mean for jobs and skills in the retail sector and how can retailers achieve the right balance of people and computers? 

  • What will be the biggest disruptions that retailers will have to manage as a consequence of generative AI? 

  • How can retailers build more trust in generative AI and ensure they use it responsibly ? 

  • What are the biggest misunderstandings that retailers have about generative AI?

  • Where do you see generative AI going over the next few years within retail and what excites you the most?

  • You’ve worked closely with Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, Larry Page and Eric Schmidt.  What key lessons did you learn about innovation and leadership from each of these experiences? 

Dex Hunter-Torricke, Head of Global Communications & Marketing - Google DeepMind & Former Executive, Facebook and SpaceX
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