June 4-5, 2018

MIT Media Lab

When robots are your colleagues, which human skills will still matter?

Join the conversion at EmTech Next where we talk about the future of work with the world’s leading experts.

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Sustainable Energy

China’s ambition to power the world’s electric cars took a huge leap forward this week

CATL’s stock has shot up since it raised nearly $1 billion in an IPO to build more lithium-ion battery plants.

Intelligent Machines

The world’s most powerful supercomputer is tailor made for the AI era

The technology used to build America’s new Summit machine will also help us make the leap to exascale computing.

Business Impact

The US government is seriously underestimating how much Americans rely on gig work

Undercounting people who rely on “alternative work arrangements” risks marginalizing a key part of the American economy.

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Humans versus machines: Chopin edition 02:06

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Robots as nurses' assistants 00:36

Communicating with robots 01:35

Rewriting Life

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Your two-minute guide to understanding how the revolutionary gene-editing technology works.

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