For a Human-Centered AI

The transformation of jobs with digital technology: risks and opportunities

May 22, 2017

Lectio magistralis by the President of Fondazione Bruno Kessler, Francesco Profumo, for the students of the professional training center Centro formazione professionale Giuseppe Veronesi of Rovereto


The event has been scheduled for Thursday, May 25 2017, at 9:00 am, at the Polo Tecnologico offices on Via Zeni 8 (Rovereto).


We are in a great industrial revolution. Everything is changing at an unprecedented pace. As always, there are risks and opportunities: production increases and diversifies; traditional employment decreases; new high quality occupations emerge. The digital revolution and the pervasiveness of mobile Internet have changed private habits, business organization and public administration services. A reflection to draw the perimeter of ongoing change, imagine its effects and understand its challenges.



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