The Future of Work. The Rise of the Gig Economy

Tuesday 9:30 – 10:30 AM

Session Description

The gig economy and demographic shifts are disrupting the workplace, redefining employees’ workplace expectations. Indeed, how people live, work and spend their money has changed dramatically over the past decade, especially with the advent of smartphone technology. The so-called “gig economy” is altering the way that people view and perform work, and employers must be ready to respond with innovative policies and programs.


Victor Madubuko, SPHR, GPHR, SHRM-SCP

Victor is an Adjunct Professor of Human Resources Management at Yeshiva University, President of the Westchester Human Resources Management Association (WHRMA) and Founder and Managing Partner of CareerNation, a New York City based international human resources consulting firm. Victor has 15 years of experience assisting organizations to hire and retain amazing employees.

Victor received a Law Degree from the People’s Friendship University Moscow, Russia and Master of Science Degree in Management from Milano School of International Affairs, Management, and Urban Policy, The New School University in New York City. Before continuing his education in Moscow and New York, Victor studied Economics in Abia State University, Nigeria.