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A Future Alongside Robots

Updated: Feb 10

This insights report is a recap of the TED Circles - Fear of Robots workshop held on Sat August 14, 2021, 10-11:30 am ET. transform this hosted TED Circles are a free, online, safe, and inclusive place to connect with innovators from all over the globe. This workshop included representation from 4 countries including Canada, the USA, India, and Cyprus.

Workshop Goals

TED Circles' June 2021 theme is "Fear of Robots". With the rapidly changing world, robots are now being integrated into our everyday lives, and now we are finding the need to adapt to living with robots. Let’s meet and discuss:

  1. How will the increased adoption of robotics impact our lives?

  2. What transformations are required to ensure a safe and equitable adoption?

  3. What perspectives are needed to transform?


  • Workshop Host: Gunjan Syal – Chief Strategy Advisor, GoEmerald

  • Contributor: Zoha Farooqui – Intern, GoEmerald

  • Contributor: Maram Taian – Product Analyst, transform this

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