Labour Party Conference Fringe: The future of decent work in a digital world

  • Karen Cham (Presenter)

Activity: External talk or presentationInvited talk


Technological advances represent significant opportunities both for the UK and the rest of world. With significant implications for the UK Government and the Global Goal to achieve decent work for all by 2030, this fringe meeting at the Labour Party Conference seeks to explore: The opportunities and challenges that advances in digital technologies present for the work place and workers in the future, both at home and abroad? How policies across UK government – industrial strategy, education and skills, international development and trade – can help promote prosperity across the UK as well as supporting economic development globally
Period24 Sept 2017
Held atInstitute of Development Studies, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionNational


  • digital economy
  • automation
  • policy