Jobs, Robots and Us: the Future of Work in New Zealand
Kinley Salmon, author of Jobs, Robots & Us: Why the Future of Work in New Zealand is in Our Hands, looks at what robotics advances may mean for New Zealanders.
Event type: Public Lectures21 May 2019 from 11.30 am - 12.30 pm
Could millions of jobs soon be eliminated by artificial intelligence and robots? From driverless cars to digital assistants, it seems the world of work is on the cusp of a technological revolution. But are the robots really knocking at the door? Kinley Salmon, author of Jobs, Robots & Us: Why the Future of Work in New Zealand is in Our Hands, discusses the implications for for New Zealanders.
- Kinley Salmon grew up in Nelson and now works as an economist in Washington D.C. He holds a Master's in Public Administration in International Development from the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University as well as a Graduate Diploma in Economics and a BA in Social and Political Sciences from the University of Cambridge.