Herbert Salazar is a M.Sc. student in Systems and Computer Engineering at COPPE/UFRJ. He received the B.S. degree in Computer Science from the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro in 2017. He is also a member of Laboratório do Futuro (Future LAB) – COPPE/UFRJ, a group of more than 20 researchers interested in exploring themes such as the future of cities, government, science, and work. Currently, the LAB is part of the Brazilian node of The Millennium Project, and is a member of the World Futures Studies Federation (WFSF). At the LAB, Herbert is part of the “Future of Work” research line, having published articles and technical reports.
His research on the Future of Work involves topics such as the impact of automation in Brazil, new ways of working, prospecting future work scenarios, algorithmic management, technological assessment and professional requalification.