Human Capital and Technology: Building the New Social Contract

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

12:10 pm

CEMEX Auditorium, 655 Knight Way, Stanford

Sponsored by:
Stanford Seed

Please join us for a speech by World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim on why investing in Human Capital now is critical for thriving in tomorrow’s disrupted economy. Dr. Kim will discuss new World Bank research to be released at the IMF-World Bank Group Annual Meetings on the changing nature of work and the impact of technology and innovation on people’s lives, especially the poorest. As developing countries prepare for an increasingly complex, digital future, Dr. Kim will challenge the technology community to lead in shaping a more prosperous and sustainable world.

The speech will be followed by a moderated discussion with Dr. Condoleezza Rice, 66th U.S. Secretary of State.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018
12:10 pm – 1:30 pm
CEMEX Auditorium, 655 Knight Way, Stanford

Tickets required (free)


International Public Service Seminar 

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