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Future of Work Conference

The Work 2040: Future of Work in a Sustainable World conference – hosted by Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business, with sponsors PVH Corp. and EY – gathered global thought leaders who explored emerging trends that are shaping the future of work and society.

Furthering the conference goal to inspire collective action that preserves respect for human rights and promotes dignity and well-being for work in a sustainable world, please feel free to read and share the conference stories and videos below.

Future of Work | Mar 5, 2020

Walk the Walk: PVH’s Approach to Corporate Responsibility & Purpose

The drive to consider the needs of employees, customers and shareholders – combined with a bold stance on sustainability – has positioned PVH as a game changer in the apparel world. Read More

Future of Work | Mar 5, 2020

Be a Better Human: The Business School Mindset of the Future

A panel of esteemed business school deans, including our own Dean Donna Rapaccioli, discuss curriculum and strategic decisions that already represent a wave of the future. Read More

Future of Work | Mar 5, 2020

The [Regenerative] Future of Society

According to L. Hunter Lovins, author and consultant, the future of work will be what we decide to make it – and, in large part, it will be dictated by what we do in the next decade. Read More

Future of Work | Mar 5, 2020

Shaking the Stereotypes: Using Workplace Data to Make Better Decisions

Accelerating technology, the globalization of labor markets, changing demographics of customers, an aging workforce, and a continued push for gender equality are shaping the business landscape. Read More

Future of Work | Mar 16, 2020

Companies Prepare for Work in 2040: Why Being Agile is Key

Dan Black, global recruiting leader of EY; Adrianne C. Smith, global director of inclusion and diversity at WPP; and Swati D. Doshi, founder and managing director of Human Results, share forward-looking strategies that drive both profit and purpose. Read More

TED-style Videos

TED-style Video | Paul Roehrig

Fear Not The Bot

Paul Roehrig, Global Head of Strategy, Cognizant Digital Business. View Video

TED-style Video | Nicholas Thompson

An Excerpt from the Wired Future

Nicholas Thompson, Editor in Chief, Wired Magazine and Former Editor of the NewYorker.com View Video

TED-style Video | Sheri Feinzig

A Perspective on Bringing AI to HR

Sheri Feinzig, IBM — Talent Management Solutions Consulting and Smarter Workforce Institute View Video

Data with solid context can prove to be priceless in the business world. Haig R. Nalbantian

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