The Capital Region Technology Forum research brief frames and informs four forums focused on the impact of technological changes in the economy and workforce, such as digitalization, automation, artificial intelligence, and other emerging trends, on job skills and occupations. The components of the research brief include:
- Impact of technology on workforce: drivers and trends
- Effect of digitalization on jobs and skills
- Perspectives on future impact of technological advancement
- Recommended strategies
The insights gained through the forums, related to current regional or local trends, assets, challenges, and recommended strategies, will be integrated and presented through a regional workforce summit in 2018.