AI and robotics are driving rapid and radical workplace transformation across all industries, for companies large and small. These and other emerging technologies, like advanced manufacturing and AR/VR, are changing jobs ranging from manufacturing to medicine to retail.
EmTech Next will examine the technology behind these global trends and their implications for the future of work. It will delve into their potential to empower the human workforce and open up new areas of economic growth, while also exploring their unintended consequences.
How can businesses better use artificial intelligence?
How will you prepare your workforce for the jobs of the future?
What skills will be valued in this new era?
How can you stay agile and steer your career through this time of unprecedented change?
» Artificial Intelligence and its impact on businesses
» Robots as your coworkers
» The digital factory and 3-D printing
» VR/AR in the workplace
» The skill gap myth—or rethinking retraining
» Job displacement and labor disruption
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The innovators at the heart of the next wave of the digital revolution are here.
Professor of Economics, MIT
AI's Economic Impact
President, Northeastern University
Robot-Proof: Higher Education in the Age of Artificial Intelligence
Delta Electronics Professor, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, MIT
AI for Personalized Health Care
Cofounder and CTO, Kindred AI
Imagining the Jobs of the Future: Robot Pilots
Director, Vrai Pictures
Engineering Creativity: Machines as Co-creators
Chairman and CEO, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Executive Insights on the Future of Work, Presented by Deloitte
Professor of the Practice of Economic Policy, Harvard Kennedy School
Automation and the Future of Work: Will This Time Be Different?
CEO, IAM Robotics
Solving the Warehouse Labor Shortage
Digital HKS Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School
Engaging People in Crafting the Future of Work
Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, MIT; Cofounder, Desktop Metal
Reimagining the Factory Floor
Editor in Chief, MIT Technology Review
Founder and CEO, Markforged
The Next Generation of 3-D Printing
Chair, MIT Task Force on the Work of the Future
Our Robots, Ourselves: Robotics and the Myths of Autonomy
Associate Professor, MIT
A Regional Reality Check: Where Are Tomorrow's Jobs?
Executive Director, MIT Task Force on the Work of the Future
Public Space, Public Goods, and Governance
Editor, MIT Technology Review
Vice President for Open Learning, MIT
The Future of Education
Associate Professor, MIT
Robot See, Robot Do: Exploring Human-Machine Collaboration
The Future Computed
Assistant Professor, Brown University
Beyond the Code: Next-Generation Human-Machine Interfaces
Professor, Carnegie Mellon University
Next-Generation Robots Need Your Help
CEO, Fetch Robotics
Affordable Robots for the Warehouse and Beyond
Senior Editor for Business, MIT Technology Review