On Friday 25th June, we are pleased to co-host a talk by Dr Ian Harris, from Aberystwyth University. Ian will be talking about “Does Digital Transformation need a dose of social responsibility?”
The talk is at 6.30pm on Friday 25th June 2021.
The session is on Zoom. It is free and open to everyone.
To attend the event, please book your free ticket on Eventbrite. You will be sent the Zoom link after booking.
The waiting room on Zoom will start at 6.15 and the talks will start at 6.30pm.
The talk is hosted with the Department of Computer Science as part of its week of events for UK Robotics Week 2021.
Exploring Industry 4.0 and the impacts of digital transformation from a social science perspective with views on production, employment (particularly semi-skilled work), business ethics, and a comparison of rhetoric verses the reality of digital transformation.
Ian has blended academia with business over the preceding 35 years. Having experience in FMCG operational management with Walmart, Strategic and Tactical consultancy for numerous FTSE 100 companies in Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing and E-Business. He was also part of the team (Programme Director) that captured the biggest Venture Capital investment in Welsh history (Ubiquity, VOIP).