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Panel: What work will humans do in 2050?

  • Venture Cafe Sydney 58 Waterloo Road Macquarie Park (map)

What does the future of work really look like? What can the students of today expect to be doing tomorrow? Join us as a panel of industry professionals and Macquarie academics looks at this fascinating topic, with a focus on:

  • Technology augmented work and the momentum towards job disruption

  • Workforce mobility, multiple careers and ‘life-long learning’

  • Contemporary organisations and identity in the work-place

  • Migration labour schemes and challenging anti-migrant discourses

Facilitated by Panos Vlachopoulos from Macquarie University’s Faculty of Arts, the panel will feature:

Macquarie academics:

  • Nick Smith, Philosophy

  • Jaap TimmerAnthropology;

  • Andrew Burridge, Geography;

  • Gabrielle Meagher, Sociology

Industry professionals: 

  • Jonathan Le GatAccenture;

  • Jacinta O’Meara, Commonwealth Dept of Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business

  • Daniel MurrayEmpathic Consulting 

Earlier Event: October 31
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