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The Prototype, 14 September 2018 – Automation vulnerability, ocean cleanup, innovation reboot

The Prototype, 14 September 2018 – Automation vulnerability, ocean cleanup, innovation reboot

Last weekend around 100 young lawyers, IT professionals, engineers and students held a hackathon at the NSW Law Society. One of the challenge problems posed to the teams was the difficulty of the justice system to cope with the state’s highly diverse multiculturalism. Too frequently, people coming before courts need translation services to communicate effectively. Teams offered creative high-tech solutions, including on-demand digital translation.

Will a robot take my job?

Will a robot take my job?

Regional Institute Australia has published a study on the future of work and the relative vulnerability of jobs to automation across suburbs. In the report, regional cities were found to have the greatest proportion of