HOW WEARABLE ROBOTICS WILL SHAPE THE WORKPLACE OF TOMORROW
—— The world’s first robot exoskeleton with TÜV SÜD certification could pave the way to the future of technical occupational safety—also with support from artificial intelligence.
Brian Uzzi, a professor at Northwestern University in Chicago is always eager to talk about his favorite research subject: network theory, which examines social structures, often using the aid of mathematical models. He’s spent decades researching the question of how various social ties affect our lives and our economic success, and in particular how this differs for women and men.
“The most interesting aspect of it is certainly that the weak ties are more important for a person’s success than the strong ones.”