robots

May 31, 2018

INNOVATION

Techno Panics 2.0: What Do Paint Rollers and Self-Driving Cars Have in Common?

Paint rollers and self-driving cars have a lot in common – they represent a huge leap forward in productivity and innovation, and they force us to confront our fears about change.

November 17, 2017

INNOVATION

To Save Tomorrow: It’s about Transformation and Choice

Whatever you think the future might bring, one thing is certain—it will be about transformation and choice.

September 21, 2017

INNOVATION

To Save Tomorrow: The Promise and Peril of the Augmented Worker

Technology and changing organizational structures like the gig economy are redefining work and workers. We continue our comic-book view of the Future of Work with the augmented worker.

August 31, 2017

INNOVATION

To Save Tomorrow: Who Will Be the Worker of the Future?

We have to be able to imagine the future in order to create the future we want. Join Kate O’Keeffe on an imaginary journey into the Future of Work.

June 15, 2017

INNOVATION

The Hand, the Head, and the Heart: Which Will Lead in the Digital World?

With new business and consumption models (“on-demand,” “as-a-service”) becoming more prominent, disruption is accelerating with democratized innovation. Where will this leave the human race in the digital age?

Diversity in the IT Industry is Key to Solving Global Problems

This blog post was guest-written by Nora Ayanian, Assistant Professor and Director of the ACT Lab at USC. She’ll be guest-speaking during the “Meet the Amazing Women Using Technology to Change the World” session of the Women Rock-IT series on November 29. Diversity is crucial when solving challenging problems, whether you work with people, devices, or robots. […]

May 4, 2016

COLLABORATION

G.U.N.T.H.E.R Care for Customer Care, Beyond Robotic

Some of the most iconic characters in movies and television haven’t even been human. For example, most people don’t realize the name of the robot on Lost in...

April 27, 2016

MANUFACTURING

Making the Factory of the Future a Reality with FANUC

FANUC announced a collaborative effort with Cisco, Rockwell Automation, and Preferred Networks (PFN) to jointly develop the FANUC Intelligent Edge Link and Drive (FIELD) system.