Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to revolutionise businesses across multiple industries for the next 20 years, explains Nick Williams, Investment Analyst on the Polar Capital Artificial Intelligence & Automation Fund. He explains how AI is taking advantage of structural trends that are just beginning to take hold and expands on its impact across industries inside and, importantly, outside the technology universe. He also asks the question: ‘Why is AI coming of age now?’ with the availability and amount of data at the core of his answer.