Game On! The Race for Tomorrow's Talent Today

Attracting, developing, and retaining talent has been a hallmark of American economic strength for decades. However, in the first decades of the 21st century, the combined impacts of recession, slow recovery, and globalization on some sectors alongside rapid advances in technology in others is challenging our ability to keep our workforce current with the demands of the labor market. Educators, corporate execs, and policy makers offer insights to plot the future.

Festival: 2016

Watch and Listen: Technology

When a self-driving car’s brakes fail and it has to barrel down one of two lanes, each occupied with two people, which... See more
The genius of artificial intelligence (AI) is its capacity to swiftly mine repositories of data, such as the vast... See more
Technology used to be a lot more accessible, open, and ethical. It was driven by optimistic tinkerers rather than big... See more
The Afternoon of Conversation is the Aspen Ideas Festival's signature event and hosts an audience of 2,000 in the... See more
Technology may teach the pleasures of controlled exchanges—admit it, texting is often so much easier than real-time... See more
Bill Gates portends doomsday is coming. Stephen Hawking says we should prepare for our robot overlords to take their... See more

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