Christian Madsbjerg, author of "Sensemaking: The Power of Humanities in the Age of the Algorithm," warns that the focus on coding, artificial intelligence, and machine learning is dangerous, particularly without taking into account how humanities and liberal arts create more empathetic people who are necessary in the workforce.
What happens when you take a philosopher out of their element and plunk them into management? How can the business and tech worlds benefit from the humanities? Are we putting too much trust into algorithms and the promise of artificial intelligence?
Banks frequently lament their inability to deepen connections with their consumer, but in order to do that they will have to transform their relationship with the world as a whole.