Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Work

Thursday  26th  of September 2019, 10:30 - 16:30

The future of work increasingly depends on developments in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI). The current wave of AI applications have set in train fundamental transformations in the ways business is conducted and work is organized  across all sectors of the economy.

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Skills to shape a better world of work

Tuesday 17th  of September 2019, 10:30 - 13:00  | The Work Foundation

Skills are vital in enabling individuals and countries to thrive in an increasingly complex, interconnected and rapidly changing world. Countries in which people develop strong skills, learn throughout their lives, and use their skills fully and effectively at work and in society are more productive and innovative, enjoy higher levels of trust, better health outcomes and a higher quality of life.

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Future of Work 2019

Wage against the machine?
Monday, 13 May 2019 – 09:30 to 17:30 | Chatham House, London

This year’s conference will examine the main drivers transforming the world of work, assessing the impact on employment across different sectors and evaluating potential regulatory and industry strategies to move forward in a period of disruption and opportunity.

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WF100 Centenary Celebration

Shape a more competitive and inclusive future for the UK
Thursday 2nd May 2019, 9:00-16:30, Work Foundation, London

With the Work Foundation’s distinct track record advancing improvements in working conditions, this Centenary milestone presents a very unique opportunity to revisit with its partners what can be done to advance more good work in a modern economy to improve productivity and drive more inclusive growth in future.

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Future-Ready Adult Learning Systems

Wednesday 13th February - Work Foundation, 21 Palmer Street, London, SW1H 0AD

The launch will bring together employers, policymakers, trade unions, providers and wider stakeholders from the UK’s skills sector to reflect on the results and discuss what action is needed moving forward.

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Future of Work 2018

Opportunities and risks in a digital age

Thursday, 24th May 2018 – 09:30 to 18:00 | Chatham House, London

This year’s conference will explore developments in automation and AI, as well as how different economies can adapt their skills base to take advantage of the technology shift.

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Driving better outcomes for better value: launch of the Early Intervention Toolkit

Tuesday 21st November, 1:00pm-3:00pm, European Parliament, Brussels

At this event, the Early Intervention Toolkit - an online tool to support the design and delivery of early intervention services for musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions across Europe - will be officially launched at the European Parliament in Brussels.

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Work-based Learning: Linking Theory and Practice

Wednesday 15th November, 10am-3pm, Graduate College Social Hub, Lancaster University

This event will help you understand how to make the most of opportunities for learning in the workplace & develop shared understanding of work-based learning.

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Helping employers support their working carers

Monday 6th November, 14.00 for 14.15 until 17.00, The Work Foundation , London

This event will explore solutions and develop recommendations as to how we might better support the 1 in 8 working age people in the UK who are providing unpaid informal care whilst working.

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ENGAGING EMPLOYERS IN BUILDING BETTER QUALITY JOBS

Thursday 2nd November 2017, 9.00 - 17.00 - The Shard, London

This conference organised jointly by the OECD, Warwick University, the Work Foundation, and the Centre for Cities will bring together stakeholders from national government departments, cities, Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) as well as business, NGOs and research institutions to discuss the key challenges facing the United Kingdom in building more and better quality jobs.

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