Chris Ford on Tesla, Netflix and the future of AI

28 July 2022

The Sanlam Global Artificial Intelligence Fund marked its fifth anniversary with a week of media and investor events, including talks from the fund managers, Chris Ford, and Tim Day, who were able to provide an overview of the Fund’s performance since its inception, their learnings during this period, and the opportunity the theme presents to investors going forward.

Watch the highlights in the videos below.

Chris Ford on Tesla

As the transition to electric vehicles accelerates, Chris gives his take on which manufacturer could come out on top.

Chris Ford on Netflix

Chris reflects on whether Netflix’s business model is robust enough to remain a dominant participant in the global market.


Which countries are investing in AI?

The Chinese government’s stated aim is that it will be the world leader in AI by 2030. Chris offers insight into their level of investment relative to their peers.


How AI is driving image resolution enhancement

As artificially intelligent image processes advance, Chris and Tim reveal examples of the practical application of this technology outside of recreational photography.


How AI is making gamers better and why this matters

Artificially intelligent systems are redefining strategy in games such as ‘Go’, dramatically improving the quality of play of human players. How will this be translated to the workplace and when will the adoption start?


Fund characteristics and performance

We look back at the Sanlam Global Artificial Intelligence Fund’s performance over the last 5 years.

Fund Risks
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