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The new long life – A framework for flourishing in a changing world (Webinar)

Prof Andrew Scott explains how COVID-19 has accelerated trends around technology and an ageing society


Date: Thursday 20 August 2020

Time: 3.00pm – 5.00pm BST (10.00am – 12.00pm EDT)

Longer life spans, AI and robotics will fundamentally reshape the way we work and live in the future.

What some of the main challenges and opportunities will be for an ageing workforce.

Also launching a new international programme of work in collaboration with Innovation Resource Center for Human Resources (IRC4HR), to support these changing working lives and identify solutions to the challenges faced by older workers.

Speakers include:

  • Prof Andrew Scott, London Business School
  • Caroline Waters OBE, Equality and Human Rights Commission
  • Jodi Starkman, IRC4HR
  • Stefan Stern, Journalist
  • George MacGinnis, UK Research and Innovation

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See also: Institute International Longevity Centre UK - UK’s specialist think tank on the impact of longevity on society, and what happens next

Details last updated 12-Aug-2020

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Andrew Scott

Professor of Economics at London Business School, Co-founder of The Longevity Forum

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Medical Technology