The problem with AI research is almost all of them lack a definite goal
Might be a very opinionated statement to say, however there clearly seems to be a very clear objective mismatch in the AI community as to what it wants to achieve.
The primary goal of AI was to figure out how human mind works and that doesn't seem to be the case currently? I think the pioneers had a lot more clarity in what they wanted this field to achieve. And the present one doesn't have a clue on what it wants, and where it wants to go?
Sorry, about the rant. Here's my TC: 20L, INR