The impact of digitalisation on jobs and the economy
Looking at the findings of several key academic and research studies, this session will compare short term displacement of jobs with the long term growth through productivity and new jobs and skills needed.
Steve’s presentation consolidates research that GAMBICA did for the Industrial Digitalisation Review.
Steve Brambley is Director of Public Affairs at GAMBICA, the trade association for Instrumentation, Control, Automation and Laboratory Technology in the UK. He is responsible for enabling GAMBICA and its members to engage and collaborate with a diverse range of stakeholders including UK and European governments, associations, institutions, industry & manufacturing, media and events companies and standards bodies.
Steve brings experience from the automotive industry, having worked for the Michelin Tyre Company and the Dana Corporation in management roles across manufacturing, quality, logistics and engineering. He has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Loughborough University. He is passionate about the positive influence that technology can bring to UK manufacturing and industry, with a view to generating growth and increasing the contribution to the UK economy.