AI in the Book Industry: Reality or fiction?
Opportunities and risks of the ever growing influence of AI in the book industry
Artificial intelligence influences many aspects of life – without always being visible. Books as a cultural asset are also affected, both on the creative and consumer side. How powerfully are AI decisions already influencing the book market today? Are automatized processes involved in the reading and buying of books causing us to lose control over our data? Can software identify bestsellers before they are even published? If so, how is this changing books and the book industry?
Geschäftsführer der Softwarefirma Qualifiction / managing director of the software company QualiFiction
stellvertretende Vorsitzende des Verbands deutschsprachiger Übersetzer (VdÜ) / deputy chair of the German Literary Translators' Association
Bundesvorsitzende des Verbands deutscher Schriftstellerinnen und Schriftsteller / federal chair of the German Writers' Association
Juristin, Autorin und Trägerin des Theodor-Heuss-Preises 2018/ Jurist, Author and winner of the Theodor-Heuss-Prize 2018