Here is a short interview with Sir Tim Berners-Lee about AI. His vision of the future – pixels. Pixels are getting cheaper and will be able to be everywhere. That will be cool. You would save a lot of sanding and painting time.
The future of marketing though looks “akin to high frequency trading” and marketers will be matching products to algorithms. Keeping top of mind though is still going to be a key component of your marketing strategy, and I expect email will still play a big role in that.