July 2018

The Future of Work: What’s Next on the European Agenda

In the margins of the High-Level Summit on Artificial Intelligence, World Class Schools and the Future of Work, the Lisbon Council convened the High-Level Working Lunch on the Future of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence and European Labour LawMichel Servoz, senior adviser to European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, led a fascinating deep-dive on the social and economic challenge of an economy increasingly dependent on flexibility, transition and innovation. Andreas Schleicher, director for education and skills at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), served as discussant. The Working Lunch and Summit were hosted by the Future of Work Laboratory, a Lisbon Council centre of excellence.