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Research Brief | January 25, 2021

Factories of the Future: Technology, Skills, and Digital Innovation at Large Manufacturing Firms


Susan Helper Professor, Case Western Reserve University
Elisabeth Reynolds Executive Director, MIT Task Force on the Work of the Future; Executive Director, MIT Industrial Performance Center; Principal Research Scientist; Lecturer, Department of Urban Studies and Planning
Daniel Traficonte PhD Candidate, Department of Urban Studies and Planning
Anuraag Singh Fellow, System Design and Management
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Research Brief | January 7, 2021

Cognitive Science as a New People Science for the Future of Work


Frida Polli CEO and Founder, Pymetrics
Sara Kassir Senior Policy and Research Analyst, pymetrics
Jackson Dolphin Data Science Research Associate, pymetrics
Lewis Baker Director of Data Science, pymetrics
John Gabrieli Grover Hermann Professor, Health Sciences and Technology; Professor, Brain and Cognitive Sciences
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Research Brief | December 17, 2020

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Work


Thomas Malone Patrick J. McGovern (1959) Professor of Management
Daniela Rus Director, Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL); Andrew & Erna Viterbi Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Robert Laubacher Associate Director, MIT Center for Collective Intelligence
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The MIT Task Force on the Work of the Future

Emerging technologies and policies can be leveraged toward a shared prosperity.

Work of the Future Report

The MIT Task Force on the Work of the Future launched in 2018 as an institute-wide initiative to understand how emerging technologies are changing the nature of human work and the skills required—and how we can design and leverage technological innovations for the benefit of everyone in society.

MIT Task Force on the Work of the Future Advisory Board Member Robort Solow (Institute Professor Emeritus, Economics) provides his perspective on the work of the future.