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MIT Technology Review Presents: EmTech Next 2019

MIT Media Lab, 6th Floor

Wednesday • June 12

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75 Amherst Street Building E14-6
Cambridge, MA 02139

Event Details

Join MIT Technology Review on the MIT campus this June for EmTech Next 2019. The latest in the esteemed EmTech event series, this conference will focus on how emerging technologies are augmenting human capabilities.

AI and robotics are driving workplace transformation and impacting jobs in a variety of industries, from manufacturing to medicine to retail. EmTech Next 2019 will examine the technology behind these trends and explore what it means for the future of work.

Speakers will discuss AI’s potential to empower the human workforce and open up new areas of economic growth, while also exploring potential unintended consequences. Some of the discussion topics include:

  • Aligning Technology with a Public Purpose

  • Leading in Times of Perpetual Reinvention

  • An Ethical Compass in the Automation Age

  • Building a Digital-Ready Workplace

  • Working with Robots: The Future of Collaboration

Attendees will also have the opportunity to hear firsthand opinions on these topics from a list of industry leaders:

  • Henny Admoni - Carnegie Mellon University

  • David Autor - MIT

  • Philippe Beaudoin - Element AI

  • Moustapha Cisse - Google AI Center

  • Mary Gray - Microsoft Research

  • Charles Isbell - Georgia Tech

  • Rajen Sheth - Google Cloud Artificial Intelligence

  • Andrea Thomaz - Diligent Robotics

For more information visit: https://events.technologyreview.com/emtech/next/19/

Who: The top names in AI and workplace innovation

What: MIT Technology Review's EmTech Next 2019

When: June 11-12, 2019

Where: MIT Media Lab: Building E14 | 75 Amherst St. Cambridge, MA 02139

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