Workshop on the Future of Work at the Institute of Design

Workshop on the Future of Work at the Institute of Design: a half-day workshop on the future of work for labor advocacy groups and technology activists in the Chicago area.

Friday, September 19th from 12pm to 5pm at the IIT Institute of Design

The purpose of the workshop is to explore historical, current and future narratives about the role of technology with respect to work including topics such as contingent work and the sharing economy.

The workshop will be structured in two parts.

Part 1 will use theories of meaningful play and critical games to invite participants to think of creative solutions to adapting labor forces to new technologies.

Part II will build on the creative solutions developed in Part I to create actionable steps to for advocates to think and plan for future technological advancements.

 

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