Automation is a hot topic in the legal profession. Certain jobs will eventually automated.  You might think this is bad news.  If jobs are automated, what will the people whose jobs are automated do?

David Autor’s hopeful talk offers a tantalising  view into the future job market!  He anticipates that as more jobs are automated, people will do work of greater value and creativity.  I wonder what jobs we will all being doing in 10, 20 or 50 years time?

Hedges are sponsoring TEDx Oxford 2017 which will bring together 12 speakers, including CEOs, entrepreneurs, professors, psychologists, writers, students, innovators and technologists to share their ideas on “X Changes Everything”.  

TEDx Oxford is on 5 February 2017 at the New Theatre Oxford starting at 10.30am. Tickets are on sale now at  If you want to give up a lazy Sunday to listen in awe, watch with wonder, learn new things and be truly inspired book soon, tickets are selling out fast!