A Panel discussion with the American Community School of Athens & Montclare Children’s School about the Future of Education during Ideagen’s Cloud, AI, and Innovation Summit Series 2021. #Ideagen #GI21 #Cloud #Innovation #AI Panelists: – Dr. Peggy Pelonis, ACS Athens President – Sophia Moros, Elementary School Principal at ACS Athens – Spyros Arsenikos, ACS Faculty – Vassilis Krassas, ACS Athens Student – Dimitrios Skikos, High School Student (10th Grade) – Cathy Makropoulos, Director of Montclare Children’s School Ideagen’s Cloud, AI, and Innovation Summit Series 2021! Our mission at this summit is to focus on global sustainability through the lens of Cloud technologies, AI, and Innovation. In order to achieve the UN Global goals innovation is essential to develop and harness technology for global good. ACS Athens: https://www.acs.gr Montclare Children’s school: https://www.montclareschool.org Ideagen Global: https://www.ideagenglobal.com
Felix Zuniga, Manuel Franco and Curt Hahn will join Armando F Sanchez on a panel to discuss the principle ideas of Martin Ford’s book Rise of the Robots.
Martin Ford: Technological Unemployment is an Issue We Need To Discuss Technological unemployment is an issue that I have mentioned a few times during my past interviews. In fact, I would go as far as saying that it is at the bottom of the top 5 biggest problems humanity faces today. So while it may not be the very biggest issue we face right now, it definitely is a huge challenge that, if not resolved, has the potential to impact negatively on a variety of other ones – from global warming to economic growth and social stability. And so today’s interview is devoted exclusively on technological unemployment and I am very happy to discuss it with Martin Ford, who has written two best-selling books on the topic: Lights in the Tunnel and Rise of the Robots. During our 70 min conversation with Martin Ford we cover a variety of interesting topics such as: Martin’s background as a small software entrepreneur in Silicon Valley; his interest in technological unemployment and whether it is ok that Robot’s Will Steal Your Job; why this time automation is fundamentally different from the beginning of the Industrial Revolution; whether education and hard work are enough for success; the dangers and possible implications of high technological unemployment; the proposal for Guaranteed Minimum Income; the incentives to work, capitalism and the need for systemic change…
In this Smart Talk video series, Andrew Mazzone and Martin Ford discuss how automation will impact the economy in the future as well technology such as robotics and artificial intelligence will be affecting the job market growth. Martin Ford is the founder of a Silicon Valley-based software development firm and the author of the books Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future and  The Lights in the Tunnel: Automation, Accelerating Technology and the Economy of the Future. He has over 25 years experience in the fields of computer design and software development. The Henry George School of Social Science has launched Smart Talk, a series of discussions with leading economists around the world moderated by Andrew Mazzone, president of the HGS board of trustees. We invite you to watch the Smart Talk videos of discussions with some of the most talked-about economic and social thinkers of our times. Please visit: http://hgsss.org/smart-talk/ to watch more videos. For transcript, please visit: http://hgsss.org/smart-talk-with-andrew-mazzone-and-martin-ford/