Future of Work Symposium

September 19, 2018

Kelly-Strahorn Theater

Recent research studies indicate that over 400 million workers will be displaced by the year 2030. In many respects, this displacement will impact what most people do for a living. But job automation and worker displacement are just two components of an extremely complex challenge (and opportunity). Let’s work together to chart a better future of work.


September 20, 2018

Phipps Conservatory & Botanical Gardens

Hosted at one of the world’s most environmentally and technologically advanced spaces, Thrival’s LIFE.CODE Summit examines the nature of adaptation, learning, and world-building within the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Combining panels, presentations, discussions, and workshops, the LIFE.CODE Summit challenges leaders and decision-makers to collaborate, share knowledge, and form new partnerships.

LIFE.CODE Interactive Experience

September 20, 2018

Carnegie Museum of Art & Carnegie Music Hall

For the second consecutive year, Thrival and Carnegie Museum of Art will collaborate on a unique, immersive experience that explores a simple yet complex question: “What makes us human?” Thrival, in partnership with Third Thursday, will work with a wide range of collaborators to present curated technology simulations, art presentations and exhibits, and interactive activities throughout Carnegie Museum of Art. John Battelle, WIRED co-founder and CEO of NewCo, will moderate fireside discussions with tech and culture leaders in the historic Carnegie Music Hall — as we look beyond horizon lines and see around corners in an era of pronounced change and disruption.

Music X Arts Festival

September 21, 2018

Highmark Stadium

An outdoor, live music experience on the Pittsburgh riverfront. Dillon Francis Matt and Kim Bear Hands Bastard Bearded Irishmen Brooke Annibale Paul Luc Mars Jackson