Upcoming events

28-29 June 2018: 3rd¬†Annual Conference of the Global Forum on Productivity

“Firms, Workers and Disruptive Technologies – Ensuring Sustainable and Inclusive Growth”

The Conference — co-organised with the Bank of Canada and Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada — will bring together senior policy-makers, high-level academics and experts to address some of the leading questions on the following themes: (i) the policy and economic implications from new technologies, (ii) structural changes from disruptive technologies, (iii) technology creation, adoption and impacts on institutions, (iv) intangibles, skills and disruptive technologies and (iv) the state of knowledge on the productivity slowdown. In addition, this 3rd Conference will be an opportunity to assess the extent to which the Global Forum on Productivity has helped uncover the factors behind the productivity slowdown.