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Friday, Sep 29
2:00pm — 3:30pm
Location TBA
171 attending

Identity Design and the Dawn of Universal Basic Income

As Americans, we define our life's meaning by our work. But the rise of Artificial Intelligence and robots points to a future of large scale unemployment. How will society cope? Some suggest Universal Basic Income (UBI) is inevitable. UBI is a system in which everyone receives a standard amount of money just for being alive. What will Americans do to give their lives meaning when their work no longer defines their identity? We will explore 3 stories from our past to validate (or discredit) three visions of the future.