Innovation, Automation, and the Future of Work

December 7, 6:30-9:00pm The Penn Club
3rd Floor – Spruce Room
30 West 44th Street
New York, NY

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About the Event

As artificial intelligence continues to improve, automation increases, and the nature of work evolves, how will our day-to-day lives be affected? Whether technological advances are leading to a bleak dystopia or an age of progress and prosperity, what are some realistic benefits and challenges that we ought to start thinking through today?


Participants

Dr. Charles Murray
Dr. Murray is the W.H. Brady Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute, author of several acclaimed books, including “Coming Apart” (2012) and “By the People: Rebuilding Liberty Without Permission” (2015) and received his Ph.D. in political science from MIT.
Paul Martino
Paul is Founder and General Partner at Bullpen Capital, where he sits on the board of companies like FanDuel and is a serial entrepreneur with multiple successful exits.
Dr. Robin Hanson
Dr. Hanson is an associate professor of economics at George Mason University and research associate at the Future of Humanity Institute at Oxford University where his research focuses on prediction markets and the social implications of future technologies like artificial intelligence.
Garrett Johnson [Moderator]
Garrett is Founder and Director of Lincoln Network, previously he founded a Y Combinator backed company and was a policy advisor in the United States Senate.

Agenda

6:30pm

Doors Open for Drinks Reception

7:00pm

Welcome Remarks

7:10-8:00pm

Panel Discussion with Dr. Murray, Paul Martino and Dr. Hanson

8:00-8:15pm

Audience Q&A

8:15-9:00pm

Post Event Reception


Lincoln Network

Charles Koch Institute

Adam Smith Society - Manhattan Institute