The future of engineering
Making physical things in a digital world
Lord John Browne is one of the country’s leading industrialists, a former CEO of BP and current Chairman of Huawei. He has seen and experienced the benefits of digitisation throughout his career but argues that it can only go so far. In conversation with Andrea Catherwood he explains how he believes engineering and physical innovation is just as important for the future of civilisation.
Discussing topics as diverse as facial recognition, chemotherapy treatment and carbon credits, Lord Browne shares the exciting advancements of the future and his thoughts on the priorities and risks that lie ahead.