The three-day conference should be attended by 150 attendants and 75 executives. This year’s theme is “the future of work” where disruptions in the workforce and their implications for today’s generation will be examined. The future of work is one of the hottest topics in business; publications ranging from McKinsey & Company’s New World of Work podcast to the World Bank’s 2019 Development Report have outlined the relevant questions facing the next generation of industry professionals, including Substantial developments in technology that mark a shift from mechanized assistance to automated replacement. The changing structure of the workforce, the rise of independent and fissured work, an increase in outsourcing and enhanced globalization, and the growing gig economy. Stagnation of incomes in economies worldwide and increasing income inequality.
Fully Funded: The opportunity is all-expenses-paid.
- You must be an undergraduate student.
- You must attend all three days of the conference.