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SXSW 2018

How Bots Will Build the Businesses of Tomorrow

Intelligent bots that run automated tasks, simulating human decision making and interactions, will soon be improved and coordinated to deliver more of the complex roles in building and running businesses. In a fictional look into the future, we will explore how notable trends from today can plausibly create a the start-up businesses of tomorrow, including bot-based strategy, market exploration, R&D, marketing, sales and finance functions, with minimal human intervention.

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  1. How far can business bots go in creating a viable startup?
  2. What are some examples of future business functions enabled by bots?
  3. How will the surrounding business ecosystem respond to more complex bot-enabled businesses?


  • Toshi Mogi, AVP Strategy, frog


Toshi Mogi, AVP Strategy, frog design

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  • Event: SXSW
  • Format: Solo
  • Track: Intelligent Future
  • Track 2
  • Level: Intermediate
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