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Stephanie Scott-Davies
Communications Analyst
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Chatham House Future of Work conference

Monday, 27 June 2016
09:00 - 18:00
The British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, SW1Y 5AH

Technology is rapidly changing the way individuals work, with ICT transforming worker flexibility and fundamentally altering relationships between employers and employees. However, to what extent has policy kept up with industry developments and what regulatory frameworks will allow businesses to capitalize on digital efficiencies whilst protecting the rights of workers?

The Chatham House Future of Work conference will address this and other labour market challenges with leading insights from Google DeepMind, Uber, IBM, John Lewis, Lewis Silkin and LinkedIn. The Work Foundation is delighted to be media partner for this conference.

Speakers include:
• Mustafa Suleyman, Co-Founder and Head of Applied AI, Google DeepMind
• Allen Blue, Co-Founder and VP Product Management, LinkedIn
• Sango Patekile Holomisa, Deputy Labour Minister of South Africa
• Sir Charlie Mayfield, Chairman, John Lewis Plc and the UK Commission for Employment and Skills
• Andrew Byrne, Head of Policy, UK, Ireland & Nordics, Uber
• Thorben Albrecht, Permanent State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Germany
• James Manyika, Director, McKinsey Global Institute
• Saj Sood, Senior Director Strategy and Business Development EMEAR, Cisco

Register online:
For more info contact Alex Cook on +44(0) 20 7957 5727

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