June 28, 2013 · 7:00 PM
NOTE: CHANGE OF MEETING PLACE! Emails with address and directions are being sent to everyone that RSVPs this meetup.
Open Topic is an opportunity to discuss new developments in science and society from a rational perspective without resort to supernatural influences. Often a video or reference will be presented as a suggested starting topic.
What Will Future Jobs Look Like? (TED talk) Economist Andrew McAfee suggests that, yes, probably, droids will take our jobs -- or at least the kinds of jobs we know now. This discussion of how the trends in jobs are sharply diverging follows last month's CFI discussion of what the future economy will look like and how that affects society. Is technology going to save us from potentially serious repercussions of growth and consumption world-wide?