What does a tech futurist who has created his own concept of Elon Musk’s proposed Hyperloop, founded a cloud collaboration company and earned a PhD from Harvard in building technology say about whether a robot is going to take your job?
Wrong question. Learn to work with the robots.
Jordan Brandt specializes in figuring out how to use cutting-edge technologies such as 3D printing on a bigger scale, often using automation. He’s a technology futurist at Autodesk, the 34-year-old San Rafael, Calif.-based company that produces design software for industries including engineering, architecture, manufacturing and construction. He joined Autodesk when it acquired his company, Horizontal Systems.