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Point-Counterpoint: Digital Technology and Work, Working Arrangements and Workers’ Well-Being

Rutgers School for Management and Labor Relations (SMLR) in New Brunswick NJ presents “Point-Counterpoint: Digital Technology and Work, Working Arrangements and Workers’ Well-Being.” The conference is co-sponsored by Rutgers University SMLR and Renmin University in Beijing, and there will be speakers from the U.S., Germany and China (with two full sessions on the Chinese digital economy).

HCOMP Workshop

This all-day workshop has the aim of promoting research convergence among participants on topics related to future forms of work (i.e., humans doing their jobs) with intelligent machines. We define intelligent machines as computing technologies characterized by autonomy, the ability to learn, and the ability to interact with other systems and with humans: robots and algorithms interacting with people.

Invited speakers for the Convergence Conference: Autonomous vehicles in society

A list of invited speakers for the has been posted. Invited speakers include:

Round table on The Future of Work: Intelligent Machines, Automation, and Societal Impacts

There will be a webcast round table on The Future of Work: Intelligent Machines, Automation, and Societal Impacts presented by the South Big Data Hub on Thursday, April 12 from Noon to 1:15 PM EDT. See more details .

Registration is now open for the Convergence Conference

Registration is now open for the , to be held 18-19 May 2018 in East Lansing, MI. You can register . It is still possible to submit posters and to request student travel funding; details are on the registration page.

Work in the Age of Intelligent Machines: Towards Disciplinary Convergence, Academy of Management PDW

This professional development workshop (PDW) at the Academy of Management Annual Meeting aims to promote disciplinary convergence among its participants in relation to work in the age of intelligent machines.

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Pre-ECIS Workshop: New Technologies, Organizations and Work

Rapid developments in new technologies such as artificial intelligence, robotics and autonomous systems are having profound impacts on organisations and workers (Brynjolfsson & McAfee, 2016; Ford, 2015). These impacts may occur at the work-practice, organizational and supra- organizational levels (Günther, Mehrizi, Huysman, & Feldberg, 2017) and have contrasting outcomes for different stakeholders.

Pre-ECIS Workshop: The Interplay of Machines and Humans: State of the Art and a Research Agenda for Hybrid Intelligence

There will be a workshop in Portsmouth, UK, on 25 June 2018, immediately before the European Conference on Information Systems, on the topic of The Interplay of Machines and Humans: State of the Art and a Research Agenda for Hybrid Intelligence. Papers for the workshop are due by 30 April 2018.

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