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.



Lesley Giles, Director of The Work Foundation will chair the conference’s closing session, exploring what the changing nature of work means for skills development and provision, with a focus on education ecosystems and strategies to manage the skills gap to keep up with the demands of a digital economy.

Other confirmed speakers include:

  • Margot James MP, Minister of State, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
  • Troels Lund Poulsen, Minister for Employment, Denmark
  • Allen Blue, Co-Founder and VP Product Management, LinkedIn
  • Neil Lawrence, Director of Machine Learning, Amazon

Book your place now to join discussions at the annual Chatham House Future of Work conference on 13 May.

For more information or help with your registration, please contact Boudicca Georgii Hellberg on +44 (0)20 7314 2785 or at bgeorgiihellberg@chathamhouse.org