Humans plus robots

May 07, 2019, 05:55 AM

Will robots shut the door on humans in warehouses? What impact could human displacement have on society? This episode we debate the role of the human in logistics. We’re joined by Vin Grainger, solutions director at iForce; Peter Ward, chief executive of the UKWA and Prof. John Manners Bell, managing director of research consultancy Transport Intelligence.

The UK Ministry of Defence is rolling out its £6.5bn Logistics Commodities and Services Transformation programme. We interview the man in charge, Damian Alexander.

Expect the usual update from property editor David Thame and the news from assistant editor David Tran.