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AI in workforce transformation: obstacles, risks and a human first approach

Delve into the widespread influence of AI on modern society and the workforce, plus unpack the trends and contradictions behind the business impact of AI.

It’s clear that AI’s influence on modern society is becoming widespread, particularly in how we work. Our recent study found that 82% of organizations have already invested in AI and a further 33% plan to increase their spending by more than 50% in 2024.

But, despite the spending, 50% of business leaders admit they’re unclear on exactly how AI will transform their organization. And while 69% think AI will be the main driver of their workforce transformation plans over the next three years, 39% say they don’t have the organizational expertise to do this.

Watch our panel of industry experts discuss how business leaders are currently using AI, plus how HR should be preparing their workforce for the future.

Get insight on:

  • AI in practice across different businesses, industries and job functions – and assessing your current and future state in terms of processes, tasks and skills
  • Using AI to gain a competitive advantage and innovate when it comes to your people and business strategy
  • How the human workforce and AI workforce can, and will, work together
  • How HR can get ahead of the AI curve


Oliver Shaw

Oliver Shaw, Chief Executive Officer, Orgvue

Oliver has a track record in delivering shareholder value by executing strategies that drive growth in revenue and profit, while delivering world-class service to customers. Oliver helped to build one of the UK’s largest privately owned software companies to achieve a valuation in excess of £1 billion.


Piers Linney

Piers Linney (former Dragon investor on BBC1’s Dragons’ Den and from Channel 4’s The Secret Millionaire) is an entrepreneur and investor across a range of sectors, including technology, media, communications, and additive manufacturing.

He is co-founder of Implement AI, a next generation technology partner focused on intelligent business transformation through the power of artificial intelligence. Plus, he is a ‘Top AI Voice’ on Linkedin and co-host of the AI for business podcast, The AI Assisted Organisation.

Daniel Cave

Dan Cave, Freelance Journalist

Dan Cave is a multi-award winning journalist and editor with almost a decade of experience in HR reporting. He has covered everything from organisational design, to HR tech, to pay and the gig economy and has worked with some of the biggest HR brands.

Carissa Kilgour, Principal, Deloitte Consulting

Carissa is a Principal in Deloitte Consulting’s Workforce Transformation practice. She is a leader on the Future of Work with a focus on the intersection of technology, workforce, and workplace. Carissa has over 20 years’ delivering workplace solutions aligned to the changing nature of work and dynamic needs of the workforce for global organizations across industries. As the leader of Deloitte’s GenAI Workforce Strategies offering, she supports clients in understanding the workforce impact of new technologies and redesigning work, jobs, and skills for the future.

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