HOST: Timandra Harkness - Science writer, comedian and broadcaster
Sebastian Conran - CEO Consequential Robots
Tabitha Goldstaub - Co Founder of CognitionX a Market Intelligence Platform for All Things Artificial Intelligence
Paul Papadimitrou - Innovation strategist working with businesses across Europe looking at how layered digital innovation.
Daniel Wilson - Author Robocalypse
Phil Westcott - Co-Managing Director Filament
Watch the edited highlights of the "Are the robots taking over" Debate below
Sebastian Conran, Co-founder of Design Consequential Robotics “We’re aiming for something familiar and engaging”
Innovation strategist, Paul Papadimitriou, tackles the subject head-on: "Yes the robots will take over, but to make our lives better."
We’ve got a pop culture that portrays robots negatively. But as we begin to interact with real robots and we see their benefits, our impressions will change.
Robots are tools that enhance productivity, human activity and help economies to grow.
Car assembly has always been a mix of man and machine. Investment in industrial robots inevitably leads to a higher volume of products, improved health and wel being for our employees. Robots will never replace humans at Jaguar Land Rover, people will always be the heart of our business.
Pop culture portrays robots negatively. Interacting with real robots will change impressions when the benefits become clear - Daniel Wilson
Watch the full version of the 'Are the robots taking over' Debate below