South Bend and Mayor Pete Buttigieg will host members of the United States Conference of Mayors Task Force on Automation from July 26-27. Mayor Buttigieg, who chairs the task force, will be joined by mayors and thought leaders on the future of automation and artificial intelligence.
The task force examines a number of automation challenges, including:
- The impact and opportunity of automated systems for city-as-enterprise
- Impacts on planning, infrastructure, and placemaking decisions
- The future of work and evolution of labor markets
- The changing relationship between work, income, and identity