You can check out the PAX panel which took place recently featuring Ashes of Creation Creative Director Steven Sharif and other studio heads.
The entire stream itself is quite long. But if we’ve (hopefully) embedded it correctly, you can watch the relevant discussion above starting at 6:28:30. Alternatively, you can watch the video (already at the correct timestamp) right here. The discussion is all about "The Future of Online Games". Check it out!