i4j Request for Comments: Defining Where New Jobs Come From

03rd Nov 2014

By Robert Cohen, Ph.D., Economic Strategy Institute i4j DC – Innovation for Jobs Summit, October 2014 The table here below shows competing stories about the current technological transformation and how...

Why Innovation For Jobs?

01st Nov 2014

Vint Cerf and David Nordfors share ideas about the future of jobs and the i4j Innovation for Jobs Summit. A video made by Johnny Boston, award-winning film producer.

What is i4j?

27th Oct 2014

  ‘New Narratives: Innovation for Jobs’ is a series by i4j (Innovation for Jobs) and the GPA exploring perspectives on important topics that will impact the future of work, jobs...

Hugh McGrory: An Emphormatic Approach To Employment #i4jDC

22nd Oct 2014

By Hugh McGrory, Chief Innovation Officer, CultureShock Comment from i4j DC Current strategies and processes around employment (and education) are heavily skewed in favor of logical, mathematical and linguistic capabilities to...

Governments Need Policies Combining Innovation and Jobs

01st Sep 2014

This piece was written ahead of the i4j Paris Summit, co-organized by OECD, Google and IIIJ in September 2014. Governments need policies combining innovation and jobs, but it’s challenging to spend...


23rd Jul 2014

Some say all jobs may be automated. Perhaps next thing consumption will be automated, too, and then we are really in trouble. Seriously, something does not make sense with this...

The Missing Middle Class Jobs In the Second Machine Age

23rd Mar 2014

Wade Roush, San Francisco Bureau Head of Xconomy, summarizes his impressions from the i4j Menlo Park Summit last week (This is an excerpt – click here to read the whole article...

Dale Dougherty: Making Jobs (Make Magazine)

14th Jan 2014

Dale Dougherty, Editor-in-Chief of Make Magazine and father of the Maker movement was one of the selected participants in the i4j summit 2013. Here he blogs about his thoughts: Make...

i4j Munich: Johanna Wanka, Federal Minister for Education (Deutsche Welle)

12th Jan 2014


I4J Munich International Summit: Willem Jonker

11th Jan 2014

Interview with Prof. Dr. Willem Jonker, CEO of the EIT ICT Labs at the European Institute of Innovation and Technology. The interview was recorded during the i4j International Summit on...