A Conversation and Fireside Chat: The Future of Work and Future-Proofing PMEs Careers


According to experts, technological disruption will eliminate many jobs across diverse industries while, at the same time, creating exciting and unprecedented opportunities. How should PMEs prepare themselves and capitalise on these powerful disruptive trends and technologies?

In this insightful sharing and fireside chat, we will preview the future of work and jobs in a rapidly approaching era which new business models and advanced automation will disrupt the workplace. We will discuss on how PMEs can future-proof and transform their careers to navigate successfully in this world of increasing uncertainties. Join us to be part of this conversation.

About the Expert:

Charlie Ang is a Business Futurist whose specialty is in analysing and explaining the impact of technologies on the future of the economy, industries, companies, education and jobs. His insights has been featured extensively in various media and publications such as The Straits Times, The Business Times, Channel NewsAsia, MediaCorp Channel 5, Financial Times, Singapore Business Review, TODAY Paper, 938 LIVE FM, The SME Magazine, e27, Yahoo! Singapore, and WISE (World Innovation Summit for Education). He is also a regular speaker at conferences and forums on topics ranging from future trends, strategic innovation, disruptive technologies, startups, education, human resources, jobs and entrepreneurship.

He is actively engaged in exciting roles that puts him at the forefront of new developments such as:

· As an innovation evangelist/catalyst: Founding President of The Innovators Institute, Co-founder of The Innovators Network, Co-founder of The IdeasCollider!,

· As a venture investor: Partner and Head for Singapore at KIATT, a deep technology and commercial science global venture capital firm.

· As a technology educator: Community Ambassador of SingularityU (Singapore), which is the worldwide alumni network of Singularity University.

Charlie received his MBA from the NUS Business School and BSc (First Class) Honours in Computer Science from University of Manchester, UK. He is also trained in strategic futures and innovation at Singularity University (in Silicon Valley), Oxford University’s Said Business School and Stanford University.

His life mission is helping companies, leaders, entrepreneurs, professionals and individuals understand, adapt and succeed in the Future Economy.

Wed Dec 28, 2016
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM SGT
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