The challenges of a mobile workforce: the future of workplace technology
Venue: Swan at Shakespeare’s Globe
Innovative new technologies are changing the ways we interact with the world, in every aspect of life and work. With a generation of digital natives fast replacing today’s digital dinosaurs as the employees of tomorrow and constant disruptive innovations coming into play, re-evaluating the ways that we work from the ground up is crucial.
So which technologies can provide realistic business value now? With the speed of advancement the trick is in avoiding the red herrings when it comes to new tech – taking the smart gambles and remaining agile enough to keep up with the next big thing.
With key business use cases being defined every day, widespread adoption of wearables and immersive tech is undoubtedly the direction we’re headed towards and with that in mind: what steps should we be taking now to create a mobile workforce that harnesses and integrates new technologies seamlessly into day to day processes?
Going beyond the now, what will work look like in the near future? The traditional office may become a thing of the past entirely, superseded by virtual workspaces filled with a set of virtual employees empowered to contribute and collaborate from anywhere in the world.
When it comes to discussing the future, the time is now. Join Meet the Boss Live in partnership with Panasonic for this conversation, as we explore the route towards a new kind of workforce and how innovation can carry us there.
6:00 – 6:30pm – Arrival drinks
6:30 – 7:00pm – Collaborative session complemented with discussion points
7:00 – 7:10pm – Introduction from Master of Ceremonies
7:10 – 7:30pm – Keynote speaker: Kevin Jones
7:30 – 9:00pm – Three-course dinner
9:00 – 9:30pm – Wrap up and closing remarks from Panasonic
- Creating a mobile workforce that harnesses and integrates new technologies seamlessly
- Utilising wearables, drones, IoT, AR, VR etc. as key business enablers
- Where do the next mega trends lie in workplace and productivity enabling technologies?
Kevin Jones, Managing Director: Panasonic Computer Products Solutions Europe
Kevin has held board director and various senior management positions, in multinational companies, predominately in the electronics and electronic communications sectors, specialising in manufacturing operations, service and sales environments.
Kevin joined Panasonic in 2004 and is currently the Managing Director for Panasonic Computer Product Solutions in Europe. Kevin holds a Master Degree in Business and Administration (MBA)
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