Researchers at SRI International created the Studio on Aging to develop technologies that help caregivers anticipate adverse health conditions for seniors in order to reduce preventable hospitalizations or transitions to nursing homes.
Innovation strategy & design
Data privacy and transparency in data usage: We will continue to produce more and more data that need to be protected. How algorithms use these data in decision-making and task control will affect workers, employers, and clients alike. Equity and access: Increasinguse of technology in decision-making may exacerbate diverging trajectories within society and provide unequal opportunities. A […]
Increased responsibility by firms for training: As firms integrate new technology to remain competitive, they will also need workers with the necessary skills. Improved access to education and training: Existing workforce institutions will deliver flexible programs with easy access by incumbent workers. New modes of delivery for education and training: New educational and training pathways will be accepted […]
Decision-making in blended human-machine hierarchies: As advanced technologies make their way into higher levels of organizations; decision-making may become increasingly objective. New ways of assigning and distributing tasks: A divide will likely arise between what humans and machines are best able to do, requiring a reassessment of how tasks are assigned. New jobs for a new […]