A Venture Capitalist Imagines What Generative AI Will Change

The possibility of general AI

Martin Casado of Andreessen Horowitz predicts the marginal cost of creating content will be close to zero. But it’s anybody’s guess what that will mean.

Martin Casado is a general partner at venture-capital company Andreessen Horowitz, where he focuses on enterprise investing. Mr. Casado started his career at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, where he worked on large-scale simulations for the Defense Department. His work, first as a researcher and now as an investor, gives him insight into the development of artificial-intelligence products and usage.

Wall Street Journal reporter Berber Jin spoke with Mr. Casado at The Wall Street Journal’s CIO Network Summit about the current capabilities, and the possible future of, AI. Edited excerpts follow: