- A tale from a possible future: tips and tricksfromtwofuturistsAre youreadyfor the challenge?-Ourdreameducation: chroniclesfrom the 2022-Talesfrom 2022: chroniclesfromtwofuturists Team “Positive Future” Members: -Angela Ferrari & Josè Miguel MolinaFernandèz
A 2022 dream job will deal with: • The role of the Internet in the working enviroment in 2022 • Management’s responsibility on damages to the environment (physical, social, etc.) • Technology performance & influence of "rètro" culture • Risks that the worker's benefits will go through
The role of the Internet in the working arena • Internet will play a centralrole in ourdreamjobs. Itwillbe the crucial medium ofcommunication, sincewewillmostlytelework (or work online). Wewillbeabletorelay on stable, high performance and affordable internet connections no matterwherewewill decide to work from.
Management responsibility on damages to the environment • Companies will have to work in 2 areas: producing and trying to fix every consequence that this production has brought (even though this is already happening, this situation will be clearer by then, according to us). With scarce resources on Earth, the industry will have to be as efficient as possible, of course not forgetting to be socially responsible. As always, a determinate group of professionals will work hard to make their projects sustainable while the other will try to evade this responsibilities to make their bosses earn more than what its fair.
Technology performance & the influence of "retro" culture • Technologywillbeanexcellentaidtoindustries and itslevelofdevelopmentwillbevery high, especiallyregardingautomation and precision. • Nevertheless, therewillbe a returnto a more humanisticviewof work, using the intellectualresourcesof people to go back tomanual high perfomance work, contemplatingbothquality and creativity.
Risks that worker's benefits will go through • In our scenario the workerswillbegivenflexibilty and work-life balance, sincethanksto online education, absorbing experiences from professors from every part of the globe would be exciting and useful.This will also allow students to be perfectly capable to work for any organization, no matter where they come from and where their headquarters are.
OurDreamEducation in 2022 • A perfect day in the university would be half attendance, half online. • Importance of post graduate studies • Opportunities will be there for people from all around the world to take them
A perfect day in university would be half-presencial, half online. • Online-studies offered by universities will be improved and will include more fields of study, so economical situation won't be an obstacle when it comes to studying. • It would allow people to get access to a global education and to interact with other cultures.
Importance of post-gradestudies • Tobeableto compete in the global job market wewillneedfurtherknowledgeand fine criticalthinkingskillsgivenby post graduate education. Post graduate studieswillbecomeveryimportant, notonly in mattersoflearning, butespecially in learninghowto do things.
Skillsexpectedfrom the future education • Programming skills (not also for websites but also for mobile apps) because there will a lot of web related professions, English because it will be the vehicular language when working internationally, online project management working skills, because it will make team working easier, intercultural knowledge skills, since we will interact with people from all over the world, research skills because we will need to navigate through a lot of information during our daily tasks.