The pandemic has accelerated the already unfolding 4th Industrial Revolution. Data-driven technologies - among them artificial intelligence, machine learning, drones and augmented reality - are being adopted and deployed at a quickening pace across sectors. While the full impact of these technologies on workforce displacement remains to be seen, already visible are the key ingredients of tomorrow’s in-demand worker. Premium capabilities will be represented by a unique combination of technology, relational and cognitive skills, with higher education positioned to support the continuous learning and training of the workforce for the 4th Industrial Revolution.
Mike Braun has been teaching at the University of Montana's College of Business since 2006. Previously, he spent a decade in industry in publishing, direct marketing and investment banking. His research focuses on disruption and organizational decline, recessionary strategies, and business model innovation.
Dr. Braun will provide his insights into the 4th Industrial Revolution and how the pandemic will shape it. He will then answer your questions live.