What’s on : Lectures

Engineering the Future

24 Apr 2018
Start time
7:30 PM
Tempest Anderson Hall
Naomi Climer
Climer engineering

Event Information

Engineering the Future

The way we live, work and play is changing fast. Will technology make the world a better place, or is it a threat to our future lives?

Naomi Climer FREng FIET, will talk about positive potential applications of future technology such as the Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence, and discuss some of the challenges such as cybersecurity and what happens to the future of work.

Naomi Climer is a Past President of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), her career has been spent in the Broadcast and Communications technology industry including senior roles at the BBC, ITV and Sony both in Europe and the US. An eternal optimist, Naomi will make the case for technology’s positive contribution to the future, but suggest that we all need to pay attention to where the tech is taking us.

Joint event with IET North Yorkshire