We look forward to seeing you at our forthcoming events:
27 February - 'The Globotics Upheaval: Globalization, Robotics, and the Future of Work'
Professor Richard Baldwin, one of the world's leading globalisation experts, will discuss how digital disruption goes beyond automation, AI and robotics, and could undermine the foundations of middle-class prosperity in the West. Register
28 February - Evolving Economic Thought: 'Saving labour: automation and its enemies'
Dr Carl Benedikt Frey, Co-Director of the Oxford Martin Programme on Technology and Employment, will discuss the societal consequences of the accelerating pace of automation, and what we can learn from previous episodes of worker-replacing technological change. Register
4 March - 'Chilling prospects: how to provide cooling for all without blowing the world’s carbon budget'
Cooling uses super-polluting gases and large amounts of energy, and is a significant contributor to climate change. Dan Hamza-Goodacre, Executive Director of the Kigali Cooling Efficiency Program, will look at the prospects for sustainable cooling as the world’s population grows. Register