Building Your AI Product Development Roadmap – Recommendations for Startups and Enterprise Leaders (Part 3 of 3)

Daniel Faggella

Daniel Faggella is Head of Research at Emerj. Called upon by the United Nations, World Bank, INTERPOL, and leading enterprises, Daniel is a globally sought-after expert on the competitive strategy implications of AI for business and government leaders.

Building Your AI Product Development Roadmap - Recommendations for Startups and Enterprise Leaders

This article is the third in a series part in a series about AI product development.

In the first installment in this series, we covered how to develop AI product ideas with both near-term adopt-ability and long-term potential.

In the second article in this series, we covered how to score and rank AI product ideas.

In this last installment, we'll talk about how to approach your AI product development roadmap - with unique advise for established firms and for startups.


Once you have brainstormed your product development ideas and comparatively scored these ideas using our system from the previous article, you can select which long-term AI advantages to aim for as a company. Additionally, you can now decide which short-term AI projects or products you will develop in order to obtain a short-term ROI and help us reach those long-term advantages.

It’s critical to keep the future competitiveness of your company in mind as you go through this exercise. AI is a long-t...

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