Penn Engineering and the ‘Jobs of the Future’

Penn Engineering and the ‘Jobs of the Future’

Screenshot of a drone flying at PERCH.
6ABC visited PERCH to discuss how automation will make some jobs obsolete while creating new ones. Watch the full segment at

Last week, 6ABC’s Action News ran a series of stories examining Philadelphia’s job market, finishing with a look at what the “Jobs of the Future” might hold.

Reporter Sarah Bloomquist stopped by PERCH in the Pennovation Center to speak with Vijay Kumar, Nemirovsky Family Dean of Penn Engineering, and members of his lab.

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