Joint Center Speaks on Future of Work Panel


Joint Center Speaks on Future of Work Panel

On Tuesday, October 24, Joint Center President Spencer Overton joined the National Urban League for their panel on "Future of Work: The Impact of the Tech Revolution on People of Color." 

Other panelists included Lyft Policy Partnerships Manager Olivia Brown, National Urban League Workforce Development Vice President Ron Marlow, and Augustus F. Hawkins Foundation Chair & CEO Lisa R. Ransom. The panelists evaluated solutions to ensure communities of color are prepared for the "fourth industrial revolution." Spencer also lifted up highlights from the Joint Center & National Urban League's working policy brief on Black jobs that run the highest risk for being lost to automation. 

Read the Joint Center's data brief on the top 20 Black jobs at risk of automation here

Listen to the full panel below. 

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