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Women Impacted More by Automation than Men?

  • 1.  Women Impacted More by Automation than Men?

    Posted 03-11-2020 21:21
    "While women in developed countries are generally graduating at rates on par or exceeding men, globally they account for just 35% of STEM students and often occupy less than 20% of tech jobs - precisely the positions expected to benefit most from automation."

    In this article entitled "How Female Workers can Manage Automation", AXIOS examines the correlation between automation and the current state of under representation of women in the manufacturing workforce.

    Constance Thompson
    Sr. Director, Women's Engagement
    The Manufacturing Institute
    [email protected]