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The Automated Workforce: The Future of Work and the Social Safety Net

February 23 @ 6:30 am - 8:00 pm

| Free

There are changes that are happening faster than anyone predicted a decade ago. While technology will create opportunity for new, high-paying jobs and require alternative education and training programs, policy makers have also begun talking about how our social safety net will need to adapt as a result of automation. General Assembly, the Economic Security Project, and the Roosevelt Institute have partnered on this event to explore the full range of potential answers to automation.

Speakers:
– Chris Hughes, Co-Chair, Economic Security Project
– Douglas Wood, Program Officer, Youth Opportunity and Learning, Ford Foundation
– Nell Abernathy, VP of Research and Policy, Roosevelt Institute
– Annie Lowrey, Writer, Politics and Economic Policy
– Jake Schwartz, CEO and Co-Founder, General Assembly

Details

Date:
February 23
Time:
6:30 am - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://generalassemb.ly/education/the-automated-workforce-the-future-of-work-and-the-social-safety-net/new-york-city/33959

Venue

General Assembly NYC
902 Broadway, Level 4
New York, New York 10010
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