The fourth industrial revolution in unlike anything that the human race has experienced. This is a world where individuals and companies move to a digital domain and thus changing the way we live, work and interact with each other. It is characterized by the emerging technological breakthroughs such as but not limited to artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, the internet of things (IoT), autonomous vehicles, 3D printing, nanotechnology, biotechnology, virtual and augmented reality and quantum computing, – that are transforming productions processes and business models across different industries
Work is an essential part of our lives, not only does it provide means to achieve economic freedom but it also gives meaning and structure to most people. With the rise in technological breakthroughs the future of work is a constant thought in the minds of the workforce.The fourth Industrial revolution is about bringing together the digital, physical and biological systems, it is characterized by technologies such as the internet of things, advanced robotics, artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, 3D printing, nanotechnology, biotechnology, virtual and augmented reality and quantum computing, which is the driving force of this disruptive change.