Social Advancement in the Age of Universal Basic Income
A series of talks organized by the MAK in cooperation with the Arbeiterkammer Wien as part of the MAK FUTURE LAB
To date, gainful employment has been a mechanism for economic and social advancement. What opportunities will continue to
exist in the future to achieve such advancement? What motivates social advancement, and can one envisage its being divorced
from economic advancement?
Participants: Verena Dengler, Artist Daniel Häni, Entrepreneur, Founder of the initiative Grundeinkommen [Basic income] Markus Marterbauer, Head of the Economics and Statistics Department, Arbeiterkammer Wien Friederike Spiecker, Economist Christian Tod, Filmmaker (Director of Free Lunch Society)
Moderator: Christoph Thun-Hohenstein, General Director of the MAK and Head of the VIENNA BIENNALE