Can AI really replace the accountant?

Doug Cooper, Business Development Director

As we all know, Artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer the stuff of science fiction movies.  While in these movies (usually apocalyptic tales like Terminator or Blade Runner) mankind fares badly, in reality AI is being spearheaded by commercial giants such as Google, Microsoft and Amazon and our daily lives are generally enriched by AI systems such as chat bots, purchase prediction and news generation. So, what is really going to happen?