AI, consciousness, and automation are changing our world forever socially and economically. Personally and Professionally we will need to learn to adapt and align with the huge change that is coming. Companies especially will need to be more forward thinking in adopting new ways of how they use their resources and look after their people as the implications of automation will have a huge impact on how people work, possibly leading many to retrain or change professions completely.
Exploring the areas of research in emotion and consciousness via the interface of neuroscience in A.I. Looking at the social and economic implications.
Consciousness is only marginally relevant to artificial intelligence (AI) because to most researchers in the field other problems seem more pressing. However, there have been proposals for how consciousness would be accounted for in a complete computational theory of the mind which has broader implications for humans as a species.