Using AI to transform Caribbean economy
Artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to grow the Caribbean economy in a number of ways.
The technology can be used to develop new agricultural technologies to increase crop yields and reduce food waste. For this reason, students need to be educated and taught not only how to use AI but to also programme and build AI platforms.
It can also be used to develop new health-care technologies to diagnose diseases, improve patient care, and reduce costs. Additionally, AI can be used to develop new financial products to improve financial inclusion and economic growth. It can also be used to promote tourism by developing new products and services as well as create new jobs in a variety of sectors.
Overall, AI has the potential to transform the Caribbean economy in a number of ways. By increasing agricultural productivity, improving health care, developing new financial products, promoting tourism, and creating new jobs, AI can help to grow the Caribbean economy and improve the lives of people in the region.
It is important to note that AI also poses some challenges, such as the potential for job displacement and the need for ethical guidelines. However, by carefully planning for the adoption of AI, the Caribbean can reap the many benefits that it has to offer.
Lindsworth H Deer
Physics and integrated science teacher
Tivoli Gardens High School