Creative Disruption

Mark Scott in conversation with Rebecca Huntley

Saturday 24 August 2019
1.30PM – 2.30PM
University House, Common Room
The Australian National University

Former media executive and managing director of the ABC, current secretary at the NSW Department of Education and author of On Us, Mark Scott has been at the vortex of technological change. The internet and artificial intelligence are changing the nature and future of work. How do we educate our children and ourselves to deal with the transformative implications technology is bringing into our lives? From cyber bullying to cyber currencies, it’s a brave new world. Respected social researcher, Rebecca Huntley discusses with Mark Scott whether a dystopian future has become our present reality.