Some comments on the national conference on 'The economic, social, financial and technical effects of automation (November 27-28, 1984; University of Salford, U.K.) ... conference closure

@article{Chilver1985SomeCO,
  title={Some comments on the national conference on 'The economic, social, financial and technical effects of automation (November 27-28, 1984; University of Salford, U.K.) ... conference closure},
  author={F. R. S. Henry Chilver},
  journal={Robotica},
  year={1985},
  volume={3},
  pages={171-172}
}
After reviewing the conference topics, the author discusses the technical potential of automation in the wider aspects of technical innovation. The next topic is concerned with automation and the world economy in general, and that in developed countries in particular. Some comments are then made about the manufacturing prospects in the U.K. and their… CONTINUE READING