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Society & Culture

The RSA hosts one of the world’s leading public events programmes, delivering over 100 lectures, talks, screenings and debates a year. These events provide a platform for our most exciting public thinkers, and encourage intelligent exploration of today’s most urgent social challenges. Our public programme welcomes speakers from across the world and across disciplines – all united by a belief in the power of ideas to inspire and motivate social change. All of the audio files are recordings of talks in our public events programme.


Rise of the Robots

September 24th, 2015

Episode 355 of 494 episodes

As rapid technological change makes increasing numbers of jobs obsolete, how are we to manage this profound shift in our work, lives and society? What can we do to avoid being left behind? Martin Ford analyses the radical implications of our automated future.

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