Upcoming Future of Work Events

 

 

  • Automation, AI and Robotics Forum, London, April 30, 2020, https://engagecustomer.com/forums/automation-ai-and-robotics/ – A unique, interactive and intimate event that will allow you to network with over 100 peers working in similar roles to yourself, as well as giving you the opportunity to hear from global experts, leading-edge technology companies and also from organizations implementing automation and AI strategies in the field of customer engagement.

 

  • The Future of Everything Festival, Wall Street Journal, New York, May 11 – 14, 2020, https://foefestival.wsj.com – Hear the most promising ideas for advancing technology and society at interviews and talks across two stages. Discover the projects and products that will transform how we live, work and play inside the Lab —an experiential, multi-sensory showcase of next-generation technologies and products. And get a firsthand look at the work of pioneers who have forged new paths in their industries.

 

  • International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Paris, May 31 – June 4, 2020, http://icra2020.org – The largest robotics meeting in the world!

 

  • Reinventing Work Through Tomorrow’s Technology, MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, MA, June 8 – 9, 2020, https://events.technologyreview.com/emtech/next/20/This conference will examine the technology behind 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.

 

  • Festival of AI and Emerging Technology, London, June 10 – 12, 2020, https://cogx.co – The conference will examine the future of AI and emerging technology and its impact on business, government, and society.

 

  • Society for Business Ethics World Congress, Bilbao, Spain, July 15 – 18, 2020, https://sbeonline.org/2019/08/2020-isbee-world-congress/ – Conference themes include responsibilities of global corporations, fairness in a global economy, future of civil society, trust in business and global economic systems, AI and ethics, digital management and governance, the future of work …

 

  • Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics, “Development Today: Accumulation, Surveillance, Redistribution”, July 18 – 20, 2020, https://sase.org/event/2020-amsterdam/ – The conference will feature papers on all issues of concern for socio-economics, including how geopolitical interventions, technological forces, and inequalities shape and are in turn shaped by development, today as in the past, from a variety of disciplinary and methodological perspectives.

 

  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) SIGKDD Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, San Diego, CA, August 22 – 27, 2020, https://www.kdd.org/kdd2020/ – An interdisciplinary conference bringing together researchers and practitioners from data science, data mining, knowledge discovery, large-scale data analytics, and big data.

 

  • Future Festival World Summit, Trend Hunter, Toronto, September 15 – 17, 2020, https://www.futurefestival.com/toronto – The summit is designed to be the “World’s Best Innovation Conference”, with attendees coming together to prototype their future.

 

  • Digital Workplace Summit, Gartner, London, September 24 – 25, 2020, https://www.gartner.com/en/conferences/emea/digital-workplace-uk – This conference will focus on the latest thinking on accelerating workforce productivity and agility through the use of existing and emerging technologies, tools and techniques for raising employee engagement and consumer-oriented styles for a successful digital workplace.