Dileep_George_swMachines […] get better than humans [in many things]. And we will be able to produce more, with much less humane effort. […] We have new technologies – which create new forms of careers and jobs. What will probably change is our definition of ‘what earns you an income – what earns you a living?’ But probably our meaning of life – of ourself can be detached from how much money we make from our work. […]

Hiroko Kuniya: “You are saying we should detach work and income – that’s a new paradigm?”

Yes, in the sense that you don’t have to work to get a basic income […]. And you work because you like work – and not because it’s a necessity to earn a living. “

Source: Panel “A World Without Work?” at WEF-Conference, Davos 2016.