Upskilling Workers for the Age of Automation

November 8, 2018, 11:30 am-12:30 pm

Automation and artificial intelligence are projected to cause wide-scale changes to jobs worldwide; these changes will require new skill sets for the individuals in affected roles beyond those they currently possess. Companies at the forefront of this shift are investing in their workforces and suppliers to prepare for the future of work. Join us for a crucial conversation exploring how to pilot new technologies, select individuals for upskilling and train them, and partner with educational institutions to ensure equal opportunity to develop the job skills of the future.

Session Speakers


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Andrew Moose

Head of Retail, Consumer Goods and Lifestyle Industries
World Economic Forum

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Maria Sepulveda

Director, Sustainability
Flex

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Mary de Wysocki

Senior Director, Corporate Affairs Strategy and Global Problem Solving Initiative
Cisco

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Sara Enright

Associate Director
BSR
(Moderator)


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